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What's in Oprah's Purse?
A peek at the contents of a woman's purse can be quite revealing. Here's what Oprah is carrying…

  • Makeup bag (a gift from Nate Berkus)
  • Louis Vuitton wallet, containing $14 in cash and some South African currency
  • Blackberry™
  • The Color Purple: The Musical playbill
  • Sunglasses, in both black and brown
  • Contact lens cleaning fluid
  • Copy of the movie Freedomland
  • Copy of Dr. Maya Angelou's poem, Amazing Peace
  • Maya Angelou's itinerary while she visits Oprah in Chicago
  • Pens
  • Reading glasses
  • Toys for Sophie, one of Oprah's dogs

…and a few stray crumbs from a nutrition bar!