The ViewUnsubstantiated rumors often surface about panelists, like the new claim Joy Behar is trying force Whoopi Goldberg to leave. There is currently no confirmed truth to this story. According to SuggestionAccording to The Globe, this source was close to the show. “[Behar’s] said for months now Whoopi’s a liability and it’s in everyone’s interest if she gets greased so the rating can improve and they can bring in new talent.”
According to the outlet, the story and source did not actually describe how Behar intended to act. “force”Goldberg is out of the show. SuggestionThe couple also noted that they have not had any on-screen beef over the 15 years that they have been together. This is another hint that the rumor about their feud may be false. The report still states that the couple have never had any major on-screen beef. National EnquirerAnother source claimed “[Goldberg’s] been strutting around like a peacock because she knows she’s unfireable at this point.”There is no evidence to suggest that Behar or Goldberg feud.
Although the relationship seems solid, the former was the one who fought back in the past. The View panelist Meghan McCain. McCain, a panelist, spoke out in October 2021. “humiliating”Goldberg’s on-air moment While Speaking to VarietyMcCain spoke about her time with the show and explained that she was there along the moderator. “not close, but warm and friendly.”McCain felt hurt after a infamous moment between them.
“I have a lot of love and affection for her. She was surprised when I left. She yields an unfathomable amount of power in television, in culture. And it felt at a certain point, she didn’t want me at the table anymore,”McCain spoke candidly. She shared when she realized that things had changed. “It started with the ‘Girl, please stop talking!’ incident,”She remembered. “I remember when it happened almost crying on the show.”
McCain, reflecting on the incident, said: “I never wanted to upset her. But I also wanted to be truthful about how I felt about politics and my perspective, and sometimes those two things couldn’t co-exist. At a certain point, I made the decision it was more important to be honest than to be liked.” The ViewABC airs weekdays at 11 AM ET