Date: August 19, 2012

We appreciate the fact that Rihanna's public image avoids leaning on the pain of her past, but she can't be an impenetrable rock star every second of every day. Sometimes it's nice to be reminded that she's a normal human being and see her vulnerability, which there was plenty of during her intimate interview with Oprah. Her "I still love" Chris Brown quote helped make it one of the highest-rated programs in the history of Oprah's network.