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One is made up, one is the name of a show that actually aired during Ricki Lake’s first run. Can you guess which ones are authentic?
Maybe you’re an Oprah, maybe you’re a Ricki Lake. There’s only one way to find out.
Being sick is never fun, but there was something special about sick days growing up.
After “sticking a hanger in [her] vagina and “losing a baby” (like she was at the grocery store), crazy, crazy mother of two Gwen picked up HIV through a blood transfusion (or, in her words, “poison blood”), and is intent on spreading on to as many men as possible, which already includes “half of the New Orleans Police Department.” This clip is just one in a series of Ricki Lake Minisodes, which trims full episodes down to under five minutes, making them ripe for both cultural theorists and people who like their freak shows “fun-sized.”
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