She admits her subject matter is complex and she sometimes needs help with the tough issues.
While mediating a debate between a Palestinian and Israeli advocate on her show, things became so intense Tomi’s producers “actually had to come out and help mediate the argument during the commercial break,” Tomi revealed in an interview.
She’s doesn’t believe in organized religion.
Tomi says she’s not spiritual and regularly blasts organized religion for being “about hierarchy, power, control and greed.” That said, she admits to praying, especially on her daily runs, to “be a better person.”
She is aware she’s playing “a role.”
Tomi thinks her fans like her because she’s “real” but admitted to Trevor Noah in her Daily Show appearance that, as entertainers, they both know “we have to play these parts.”