Oprah speaks on the ‘Eating with hands’ controversy on Twitter

After drawing the ire of several Indian media outlets over remarks about the Indian culture of eating with hands(See this article on the FP magazine’s website http://blog.foreignpolicy.com/posts/2012/07/25/indian_media_slams_oprah_for_her_ignorant_show). Oprah, today, took on microblogging site, twitter to explain her stance. She spoke when a Indian user posted to her a picture of restaurant notice. The notice said Indian food tastes better when eaten by hands. The talk show host replied that people took her remark as a insult when it was supposed to be a question. She said she wanted to inform people about the culture and she herself eats with hands. Damage Control,huh? I am on twitter, Follow me @_mohitpanwar

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