Barbara Walters

Sherri Shepherd on The Polar Vortex: "Is It Global Warming, Or Is Jesus Coming Back?" (VIDEO)

Sherri Shepherd appears to have the same belief system about extreme weather events as my late grandmother — who was born in 1930 in rural Texas. During a recent segment on The View where Ginger Zee discussed the polar vortex, Shepherd asked if it was caused by global warming, or if Jesus of Nazareth was preparing a return trip to Earth.

Not to be outdone, Barbara Walters kept yelping periodically "WHAT DOES IT MEEEEAN? WHAT DOES IT MEEEEAN?"  Watch the clip below!


SHOTS FIRED: The Talk's Julie Chen Slams The View For Hiring Jenny McCarthy!

The women of The Talk aren’t biting their tongues when it comes to their feelings about rival The View’s revamped panel. During a recent visit to The Howard Stern Show, co-hosts Julie Chen and Sharon Osbourne dissed the ABC Daytime talk show for hiring Jenny McCarthy.

When Chen was asked if ABC made a mistake bringing McCarthy on—after Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck departed—Chen answered she did think it was a mistake. Here's an excerpt:

"What made The View so popular and so good was that it was five different women—from five different walks of life—discussing politics."


Puff Puff Pass: Whoopi Goldberg Teaches Andy Cohen How to Roll a Joint (VIDEO)

Barbara Walters and Bill Geddie must be slapping their foreheads, after seeing The View moderator Whoopi Goldberg's appearance on Bravo's Watch What Happens Live Thursday night! During the show's "Teach Me Your Talent" segment, host Andy Cohen asked the EGOT (Emmy, Grammy, Oscar, Tony) winner to show him how to roll up a joint, with guest Zoe Saldana cheering them on.

Goldberg obliged and told Cohen she will show them all how to make a "tobacco" joint. Child someone grab Babs' smelling salt!. Peep Goldberg and Cohen's doobage skills below.


Sherri Shepherd Goes Scandal Fan Girl Gaga Over Guillermo Diaz and Katie Lowes (VIDEO)

Sherri Shepherd almost needed her smelling salts when two stars of ABC's addictive primetime sudser, Scandal visited The View on Monday. I really can't say that I blame her; I mean it was Guillermo Diaz (Huck) and Katie Lowes (Quinn)!

Did the ladies of The View get any scoop out of the stars? Is Huck about to carve Quinn like leftover Thanksgiving turkey for getting mixed up with the sinister B613? Watch the clip after the jump to find out if any Gladiator tea was spilled! READ MORE

Barbara Walters Picks 10 Most Fascinating People of 2013

Barbara Walters is ready to close another chapter of her illustrious career. The broadcasting icon and The View host is set to feature her final 10 Most Fascinating People special on December 18. Though we won't know who her No. 1 pick is until the day it airs, we do know who else made the list.

Everyone from Robin Roberts, whose medical struggles have provided emotional moments on Good Morning America, to the stars of Duck Dynasty, twerker Miley Cyrus and the Pope are on the list.

See nine of her picks after the jump! READ MORE

Babs Denies She and Bill Geddie Were Courting Today's Hoda Kotb For The View

The Today Show may still be feeling Hoda Kotb, but The View’s Barbara Walters and Bill Geddie aren't checking for her! On Wednesday's episode of The View, Walters denied rumors the ABC chatfest was trying to snag Kotb away from NBC’s morning show.

Walters told co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Sherri Shepherd, Jenny McCarthy and guest host Scandal's Bellamy Young,

Bill and I have never called her. We have never met her. We have never offered her a compelling deal.  I like her a lot.