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Posted Friday 6/15/18 at 10:55PM EDT
The View fan John McCain "is extra obsessed with Whoopi," says Meghan McCain
“It cracks me up," Meghan McCain says of The View conversations she has with her U.S. senator dad, who is battling stage-four brain cancer.
Posted Tuesday 6/12/18 at 6:33PM EDT
Joy Behar hospitalized due to "avocado hand"
The View star had to be hospitalized after cutting her hand while slicing an avocado. Behar's injury comes days after former Bachelorette Andi Dorfman revealed that she suffered from "avocado hand."
Posted Friday 6/01/18 at 11:47PM EDT
The View has found its voice with its Trump era tackling of politics
Discussing the Trump administration has helped give the ABC morning show its voice, especially with Meghan McCain and Joy Behar. In fact, The View was brought up not once, but twice, by White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders during Wednesday's briefing.
Posted Thursday 5/24/18 at 4:10AM EDT
Meghan McCain's addition has made The View compelling thanks to her constant fighting with Joy Behar
"When McCain and Behar fight, there’s no one you agree with and no one you adamantly disagree with, because both sides are normally a little wrong," says Kayla Cobb. "There’s just a lot of yelling, gas-lighting, and confusing arguments. It’s like watching the most uncomfortable parts of a Thanksgiving dinner screaming match."
Posted Wednesday 5/23/18 at 7:10PM EDT
Michelle Wolf shuts down Meghan McCain's criticism that her White House Correspondents' Dinner performance was a "gift" to Trump
This morning on The View, McCain also asked, “How would you feel if you killed another comedian’s job?," bringing up that the WHCD might kill off the tradition of bringing on a comedian to emcee the event. “I mean, I don’t care,” Wolf fired back. “It’s not like a great job. I mean, I think everyone who’s ever done it has been like, ‘Great, now I don’t have to do it again.’” As for her performance being a "gift" to Trump, Wolf added: “I don’t think it was a gift to Trump anymore than every single news show—and I put that in quotes, ‘news’—is a gift to Trump.”
Posted Friday 5/04/18 at 1:53PM EDT
Priyanka Chopra says The Simpsons' Apu "was the bane of my life, growing up"
The Quantico star said she personally experienced the ramifications of the controversial Indian-American character, telling The View: “A lot of people are talking about, ‘oh, the show was so successful for 30 years, why are we suddenly waking up and being offended by a character that everyone loved.' The population of Indian-Americans in America has tripled … so the voice is louder, the representation and the demand for representation for people of color is louder.”
Posted Wednesday 5/02/18 at 4:40PM EDT
The View alum Elisabeth Hasselback signs a book deal
The former Survivor contestant, who has been off of TV since leaving Fox & Friends in 2015, will write a memoir-like book titled Point of View. It's her second book after 2009's The G-Free Diet: A Gluten-Free Survival Guide about living with celiac disease.
Posted Monday 4/30/18 at 2:02PM EDT
Michelle Wolf gets backing of The View
All the female panelists on The View expressed support for Wolf's controversial White House Correspondents' Dinner performance this morning, though resident conservative Meghan McCain had the day off. “The comedian did her job,” said Sara Haines. “She’s there to come and push the envelope. That’s what comedians do.” ALSO: President Trump continued slamming the WHCD this morning, calling it "a total disaster and an embarrassment to our great Country and all that it stands for."
Posted Monday 4/30/18 at 2:02PM EDT
The View had to censor Kathy Griffin when she said of President Trump, "F*ck him"
"I’m here. I’m alive. I’m just glad to be alive,” Griffin said this morning. “By the way, I take the apology back. F*ck him.”
Posted Tuesday 4/24/18 at 1:12PM EDT
Joy Behar ripped out a page from her book that bashed James Comey before handing it to him as a present
“He was sitting next to me, and I told him during a commercial break, ‘I want to give you a copy of my book,'" Behar recalls of the former FBI director's visit last week to The View. "All of a sudden I remember he’s in the book and it’s unflattering." Behar's book, The Great Gasbag: An A-to-Z Study Guide To Surviving Trump World, contains a section titled: "C is for Comey.” ALSO: Comey's book sells 600,000 in its first week thanks to his TV blitz.
Posted Wednesday 4/18/18 at 6:42PM EDT
The View gets a Stormy Daniels ratings boost
About 3.34 million watched President Trump's alleged ex-mistress as she unveiled sketch of the man who she said tried to threaten her on Tuesday's show. Daniels gave The View its highest ratings in three months.
Posted Wednesday 4/18/18 at 1:19PM EDT
James Comey delivers Stephen Colbert's third-biggest Late Show ratings ever
Based on early numbers, Colbert's extended interview with the former FBI director ranks No. 3 among all of his Late Shows, behind Donald Trump's visit as a presidential candidate and the late-night show's launch in September 2015. ALSO: Joy Behar grills Comey on The View: "Do you suffer from premature interpretation?"
Posted Monday 4/16/18 at 11:31PM EDT
Sarah Lawrence College to name its new $35 million building after alum Barbara Walters
The new building will include an 800-seat assembly hall, state-of-the-art facilities and some of the TV news legend's memorabilia. It's scheduled to open in 2019, the year Walters turns 90.
Posted Wednesday 4/11/18 at 1:11PM EDT
Stormy Daniels to appear on The View after canceling a February appearance
Daniels was originally scheduled to appear on the ABC daytime talk show on Feb. 1. She'll appear with her lawyer Michael Avenatti on April 17.
Posted Friday 4/06/18 at 10:24PM EDT
What it's like to watch a full week of The View and The Talk
Kristen Baldwin says of her week-long experiment: "Which show better distracts from the inevitability of death?"