Barbra Streisand and Oprah

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Barbra Streisand
October 2006

Oprah: If you hadn't been afraid, would you have changed your nose?

Barbra Streisand: From certain angles, I liked my nose—still do. Some people would tell me, "You could take the bump off." And I would say, "But I like the bump."

OW: Would you consider other kinds of plastic surgery?

BS: Yes, but it's scary. I don't even have pierced ears.

OW: I just pierced mine recently. It was major. And now one has closed up. Yesterday I had to stick a needle through to open it.

BS: Each ear is a different length, so how could you possibly put a hole in exactly the same place on different ears?

OW: You do know you're a perfectionist, right?

Read the full interview from the October 2006 issue.