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The Good Life is Going Well, Says Dr. Oz

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Dr. Mehmet Oz and Lisa Oz at the TIME 100 Gala. (Getty Images)

“I think TIME 100 is an iconic event,” said Dr. Mehmet Oz at the TIME 100 Gala last night, where Seth Myers poked fun at everyone from President Obama to Charlie Rose.

We last spoke to Dr. Oz when our intrepid Lunch columnist Diane Clehane got the scoop on his new magazine. FishbowlNY wondered how the doctor was doing with the challenges of launching a print mag: “I’m [still] learning about the business,” he said. “The biggest challenge is being really concrete in the advice you give.”

Like everything he does, Dr. Oz seems to be handling all the challenges with aplomb. “[The magazine] is going well. We sold out the first issue, and we sold over 200,000 subscriptions, so I’m happy,” he said. The Good Life now has two issues under its belt.

For more on the event, head over to our sister site TVNewser.

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Jimmy Kimmel on Working the White House Correspondents Room

Politico.com’s Patrick Gavin traveled to LA this week to talk to Jimmy Kimmel ahead of the talk show host’s weekend assignment as MC of the 2012 White House Correspondents’ Association dinner.

Kimmel says he checked in with several of the event’s previous hosts including Seth Myers and Stephen Colbert. Everyone has told him that the key to success is getting the President to laugh. As goes the POTUS, so goes the crowd.

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Oprah Winfrey Honors ‘MSF’ Gayle King at NYWICI 2010 Matrix Awards

You’d think Oprah Winfrey would be too bothered by a certain you-know-what to mention it at a high-profile event like New York Women in Communications’ annual Matrix Awards. Yet, she says, it’s her ‘MSF’ (mother sister friend) Gayle King who has needed the most consoling.

“May I say the last week was a rough week for Gayle when a so-called biography came out. Every day she was getting herself more and more worked up about all of my new daddies. Somebody saying ‘Hello, daughter. Call me. I need a new roof.’”

Watch an excerpt from Winfrey’s speech below and follow the click for a round-up of quotes from this year’s honorees and presenters.

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WSJ Live Tweeted the Webbys

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Marisa Taylor of the Wall Street Journal live tweeted the Webbys yesterday. Live blogging is officially dead…in case that was something anyone cared about being alive.

Anyway, highlights from the tweeting of highlights:

  • Victoria’s secret models accept award; Seth myers says they will go home and google all the guys here. about 14 hours ago
  • “I didn’t kill newspapers, okay?” says Arianna Huffington. Seth Myers calls her the Meryl Streep of the Webbys. about 14 hours ago
  • Just spotted Martha Stewart, in sparkly gold. about 14 hours ago
  • DJ Mike Relm spinning a song based entirely on the “O-face” guy from Office Space & the “Charlie bit me” kid. Crowd likes. about 14 hours ago
  • Seated with some Digg folks, including Mike Maser, chief of strategy, who says keyboard cat is his hero. about 15 hours ago

  • Via I Want Media