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Subject: Oprah Winfrey's DNA test
Date: Wed, 15 Jun 2005 19:08:45 EDT
She's quoted as saying she's Zulu. This is pure speculation on my part, but
she may have been tested by African Ancestry, which concentrates on the West
African countries involved in the slave trade. I had thought their database was
exclusively from that region, but on visiting their website today, I see they
do have some coverage of South Africa.