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Why Oprah jumped out of her car to talk to a stranger

Oprah Winfrey delighted graduates, faculty, family and friends at Agnes Scott College's commencement exercises on Saturday - but she doesn't need a big crowd or a prestigious event to create a memorable moment.

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Just the other day she stopped her car and hopped out to take photos with a woman she noticed on the street. The lady was walking her dogs - and by that we meant she was pushing the little cuties in a stroller - and Oprah literally couldn't even.

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"Rarely do I ask other people for a pic but this was too cute to pass by," she posted on Instagram.

Check out this sweet street scene!

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