Oprah.comwebsite moderator.'s statement about how the 2011 winner was selected and favoring instead Miss Philippines Shamcey Supsup to be the most deserving candidate for the title, is not true according to a statement released by
The said Oprah Winfrey statement, which started to make rounds on different and several right after Miss Angola Leila Lopes crowned asMiss Universe 2011, reads:
I havewith the results. If the only basis is the Q and A portion, after having been trimmed down to 5, Ms. Philippines deserved . What made her different from is that she had no seconds to rethink of her answer as she had no interpreter to break the ice. The rest had their interpreters and having breaks on seconds to think about their answers. Hands down, Ms. Philippines answered straight to the point."
The clarification was made in response to made by Oprah's fanjosephteodoro on the said website. The press release states:
There is no truth to the statement. Ms. Winfrey has not made any comments of this nature. Thank you for asking.
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