Rosie O'Donnell Returns to The View Feb. 7





Barbara Walters is attempting to ramp things up, as she head's to the finish line on The View. Variety is reporting controversial ex-moderator Rosie O'Donnell will appear on Feb. 7.

O'Donnell's appearance will mark her first time returing to the couch since her departure in 2007. Walters said in a released statement:

I have great affection for Rosie and we have remained in contact throughout the years. I am happy to welcome her back to the program. She is always a lively and engaging guest and a part of the show’s successful history.

I hope they have the split screen ready.


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I guess Hell is freezing over

I never thought Rosie would ever return while Babs was still there
Its a Friday eppy so its not lived but taped.

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WOW! This is a shocker, maybe Barbara retiring thinks maybe Rosie could be now be asset for ratings for the show. It would be interesting to see how Rosie & Whoopi could interact.

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Another opportunity for Babs to treat her like a circus animal and clean up her own image.

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Lol @ Babs' desperation. She is smelling the lowering ratings and is willing to pull all the stops to get some buzz back to the View.

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Bring on the circus freak Barb lol! The show used to be enjoyable when Rosie was on and too bad dumb Elizabeth won't be around

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Cool, I hope Rosie comes back for good now. With Barbara leaving this would work. And lord knows they need the ratings and Rosie would bring it!

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Fat and stupid is no way to go through life.

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The last time they were ratings relevant was when....

Oh yeah...when Rosie ( though loud) was a host.