Oprah and Gayle Use the Internet for the First Time

Aired on 01/31/2000 | CC
At the turn of the millennium, while many Americans were already online, Oprah and Gayle weren't sure how to turn on a computer. To quickly get up to speed, they recruited internet expert Omar Wasow, who put the two friends through an intensive three-day boot camp. Before long, they were using a mouse, surfing the web (including an early version of and even sending electronic mail.

Find out how the BFFs reacted to navigating the World Wide Web for the first time.