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 2:20pm 4/18/14 2:20pm

'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 her… » 3/07/14 4:30pm 3/07/14 4:30pm

Barbara Walters Is Having an Exceptionally Dumb Week

Earlier this week, Barbara Walters decided to use her platform on The View to share her fascinating opinion that Woody Allen can't have molested Dylan Farrow because she's seen him be nice to his new children. On Thursday, she implied that it's been an open secret around ABC that Elizabeth Vargas is an alcoholic. And… » 2/07/14 2:20pm 2/07/14 2:20pm

Patrick Stewart Explains Why He Wore a Lobster Suit in the Bathtub

Sirs Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellan went on The View Thursday to promote their bromance recent acting work. They were both very cute, but it was Stewart who was particularly charming, offering up an explanation for that photo he tweeted of him in a lobster costume sitting in a tub. » 11/14/13 3:10pm 11/14/13 3:10pm

Rumors Indicate that Katie Couric Could Join The View

Season two of Katie Couric's Katie has just started, but however long it will be on air is anyone's guess. Barbara Walters is slowly fading into that good night on The View, despite her original protestations. So what better way to fix this daytime talk show kerfuffle than have Katie Couric replace Barbara Walters on » 9/13/13 10:20am 9/13/13 10:20am

Today Was a Hugely Disappointing Premiere Day on Daytime Talk TV

It's September which means daytime talk is back! And what a premiere day it was. As children frolicked to school through air that had just a hint of fall's crispness to it, parents turned their television sets on to bask in brand new footage of Women Getting Real. If you were an alien life force who got your first and… » 9/09/13 8:30pm 9/09/13 8:30pm

The View Is Trying to Get Hoda Kotb to Ditch Kathie Lee

The daytime talk show Russian roulette continues: Hoda Kotb, who hosts the fourth hour of the Today show with the brilliant mind that is Kathie Lee, has allegedly been approached to leave her post and join ABC's Barbara Walters's five-headed monstrosity The View. » 7/29/13 10:00am 7/29/13 10:00am

The View Awesomely Defends Your Right to Sex in the Butt

Be warned: Try to take away a person's right to legally engage in anal and oral sex and the women of The View will fuck. you. up. Just look at the verbal lashing given to Ken Cuccinelli, the Virginia Republican gubernatorial candidate/current VA Attorney General who is currently pushing to reinstate the state's Crimes … » 7/22/13 5:40pm 7/22/13 5:40pm

It's Official: Jenny McCarthy Is Your New View Co-Host

Despite the fact that she's got her own low-rated VH1 show to devote her time to, vaccination expert Jenny McCarthy will indeed be joining the ladies of The View in September at the roundtable, Barbara Walters announced this morning on the show. » 7/15/13 1:20pm 7/15/13 1:20pm

The Best of the Worst of Elisabeth Hasselbeck's 10 Years on ‘The View’

Today marked the end of Elisabeth Hasselbeck's 10-year-long stint as a cohost of The View. As the lone conservative voice on the panel, she always stuck to her guns—even though they repeatedly misfired—and helped make the show the addictive mess of shrill in-fighting it is. Who could ever replace her yippity yapping? … » 7/10/13 6:15pm 7/10/13 6:15pm