I Asked Iyanla Vanzant to Fix My Life

Last month, when Iyanla Vanzant’s Fix My Life returned to television for its fifth season, it marked the second decade of her relationship with America as television’s tell-like-it-is auntie. For 20 years, she’s been offering life advice and therapeutic expertise, perhaps more enduring than any other self-help expert… »10/23/15 12:20pm10/23/15 12:20pm


Mary Kay Letourneau Will Share What Makes Her Marriage 'Work' 

Mary Kay Letourneau—perhaps America’s most famous convicted statutory rapist—plans to mark the tenth anniversary of her marriage to Vili Fualaau (yes, her former student) with a sit-down interview with Barbara Walters. Brace for another round of really fucking weird and uncomfortable coverage of this case. »4/08/15 1:15pm4/08/15 1:15pm

Snagging Clooney Makes Amal 'Most Fascinating' Person of 2014

As previously established, Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating People of whatever particular year it happens to be is not actually full of fascinating people. But the beat goes on regardless, and this year, Barbara decided that Amal Clooney, formerly Amal Alamuddin, was the most fascinating person of 2014 because she… »12/15/14 10:50am12/15/14 10:50am

The Least Fascinating People on Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating Lists

This is the umpteenth year that Barbara Walters, despite having sort-of-but-not-exactly retired, has proclaimed that she has finally, finally pinned down the world's most fascinating people. Barbara Walters is lying. She has never highlighted the world's most fascinating people–instead, she has often done quite the… »12/14/14 2:35pm12/14/14 2:35pm

Watch Every Female TV Host Ever Thank Barbara Walters for Existing

Filmed on Thursday, The View aired their final, final, final goodbye to Barbara Walters Friday morning. The episode included appearances by Hillary Rodham Clinton, Michael Douglas and Oprah Winfrey, as well as practically every single female television host from the last two decades, all of whom came to pay their… »5/16/14 1:40pm5/16/14 1:40pm

Lindsay Lohan Discussed the Power of Selfies on The View Today

Lindsay Lohan co-hosted The View Friday, after being led onstage (in Barbara Walters' words) "like a good daughter." During the episode, Lohan talked about her comeback, tried to talk about the craft of acting with Marisa Tomei and cooked with Sherri Shepherd. During all that activity, however, she never really got… »4/18/14 2:20pm4/18/14 2:20pm

The View will say goodbye to Barbara Walters on May 16 and that night, Walters will receive a two-ho

The View will say goodbye to Barbara Walters on May 16 and that night, Walters will receive a two-hour bon voyage in the form of an ABC special "highlighting her life and career." Per ABC News, this will be her final "scheduled" television appearance and ABC will rename their New York headquarters after Walters. Other… »4/07/14 3:43pm4/07/14 3:43pm

'Bad Boy' Shares Brilliant Observations About Women on The View

While I'm not particularly familiar with self-described "Bad Boy"/author Steve Santagati, he's apparently famous enough to have warranted a spot as a guest host on The View Friday. Santagati used his platform to expound on whether women are funny and to tell Susan Sarandon how miraculously hot she is for someone of… »3/07/14 4:30pm3/07/14 4:30pm

Barbara Walters Clears Things Up: Woody Allen Is the Best Dad Ever

This entire conversation is so fucking gross. Barbara Walters announced on The View today that she's spent, like, a bunch of time around Woody Allen and his daughters and he is "as sensitive, and as loving and as caring" a father as she's ever seen. And also the statute of limitations has run out, so nya nya. »2/03/14 8:15pm2/03/14 8:15pm