Liz Smith: Will Oprah 'Save' Lindsay? Is Red 2 Red Hot?
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"THE MIND is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled," said Plutarch, on the subject of mentoring the young.
Well, the mind of Lindsay Lohan has, in recent years, seemed an all but empty vessel and/or a patch of land that is so unhappily damp it can't be fired up.
But now that Oprah has stepped into the picture, even Lindsay's mother, the much criticized Dina Lohan, says this is a "fantastic" turn of events. During a Hollywood luncheon she attended at The European Wax Center. (You say it, I can't!), Dina burbled that "If anyone is going to help mentor you, it's going to be Oprah."
Oprah will not only "mentor" Lindsay, but Winfrey's OWN Network will air an eight-episode "reality series" about Lindsay's expected struggles to stay on the straight and narrow. (Even though LL has insisted she never needed rehab and doesn't have any substance abuse issues.)
Dina herself, who has never met a camera she hid from, will probably appear on the show, too. ("It's
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