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!

Kanye West’s Baby Pics Cause Ratings Spike For Kris


Kris Jenner celebrated the end of her six-week daytime talk show trial run with divine inspiration from Yeezus. Kanye West shared the sought after first photo of his and Kim Kardashian's daughter North West, resulting in a ratings spike for Kris.

Kris doubled its 0.8/3 average by hitting a 1.7/6 share. Among women 25-54, Kris hit 1.2/8, which was up a staggering 100 percent over its 0.6/4 average.



Will Baby North West Debut on Granny Kris Jenner’s New Talk Show?


Will the newest member of the Kardashian family make her first media appearance on Kris Jenner’s upcoming talk show? That's the question on everyone’s minds these days, regarding Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's baby daughter.

During Jenner's appearance on Today, Matt Lauer rilled the momager on North's first public appearance. Lauer asked:

You‘ve got a tool at your disposal and I want to know right now if you are going to use it. Are there plans in the first week of this show to reveal either photos of the new granddaughter North or perhaps a walk on from Kim, Kanye and North?

Jenner responded:

Well while that’s ambitious, that would be fun. I think you’re just going to have to wait and see and tune in because I’m not sure exactly what’ s going to happen.

Watch Lauer continue to question Jenner about the tyke after the jump!