Elizabeth Hasselbeck is a fairly conservative wife and mother. Jenny McCarthy is a scandal-seeking former Playboy centerfold. How can a reporter say McCarthy is an “ideal replacement” for Hasselbeck? Perhaps because you couldn't sayShow More Summary
After The View announced this week that Jenny McCarthy had been selected to replace Elisabeth Hasselbeck, many, including ThinkProgress, have criticized McCarthy for her dangerous anti-vaccine activism. McCarthy’s son has autism, a malady that she blames on vaccinations he received as a child. For years since, McCarthy has vocally advocated for the idea — entirely [...]
Stephen Colbert shared his insights on Elisabeth Hasselbeck's move on Tuesday. "Tip of the hat to Fox News for bringing in some fresh blood and...
Jenny's McCarthy's appointment to the chair vacated by Elisabeth Hasselbeck on The View has critics up in arms. The new post gives McCarthy the opportunity to share her opinions with three million viewers -- many of them mothers -- each day.
The View has, apparently, traded one controversial blonde for another. As expected, Jenny McCarthy was officially named as Elisabeth Hasselbeck's replacement on the daytime talk show yesterday; she'll start appearing as co-host Sept. 9. But quite a few people are less than pleased that McCarthy has been given such a...
Inside Cory Monteith's long battle with substance abuse - People Elisabeth Hasselbeck vs. Jenny McCarthy - The Daily Beast The most stunning celebrity photos of 2013 - HuffPost Celebrity Stacy Keibler talks about her split from George...Show More Summary
Click here to receive Mediabistro’s Morning Media Newsfeed via email. Jenny McCarthy Named Co-Host of The View (TVNewser) Following the news that Elisabeth Hasselbeck would be leaving The View to join Fox News, Barbara Walters insisted,...Show More Summary
This morning, ABC announced that Jenny McCarthy would be taking the place of Elisabeth Hasselbeck this fall as co-host of The View. Announcing the hire, producer (and soon-to-be-exiting co-host) Barbara Walters praised McCarthy thus: Jenny brings us intelligence as well as warmth and humor. Show More Summary
While Elisabeth Hasselbeck was annoying, her only crime was blindly regurgitating conservative talking points, a mere misdemeanor in the grand pantheon of crimes commit by television talking heads. So when the time came to choose a new...Show More Summary
If you want to have a panel of opinionated women for a TV show like The View, it makes sense to include a couple of conservative Christians like Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Sherri Shepherd to offer a dose of opposition to the liberal Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg. Show More Summary
If you were relieved by the news that Elisabeth Hasselbeck, one of the two more conservative members, along with Sherri Shepherd, of the crew of women who host the daytime talk show The View, was departing for a friendlier perch at Fox and Friends, you might want to reconsider that given the news of her [...]
Ms. McCarthy, the former Playboy Playmate and actress, will fill one of the empty chairs left by the departures of Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck
Jenny McCarthy joins ‘The View’ via Rickey.org Coming on the heels of Elisabeth Hasselbeck's departure, Jenny McCarthy has been named the latest panelist on ABC's The View. The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
Jenny McCarthy is officially joining The View. Rumors about McCarthy taking a chair on The View have been circulating for weeks. Elisabeth Hasselbeck filmed her last episode of the ABC talk show last week and now the network is officially ready to confirm Hasselbeck’s replacement. Show More Summary
ABC will pep up the strife-chat of The View by bringing in dimwitted anti-vaccination fanatic Jenny McCarthy as it loses the Fox News-bound weepy Republican Elisabeth Hasselbeck. Hope you don't catch the shingles from Barbara, Jenny! Read more...
Following the news that Elisabeth Hasselbeck would be leaving “The View” to join Fox News, Barbara Walters insisted that “We will not be filling [the position] very soon.” Well, apparently a week was long enough, as Walters announced today that actress Jenny McCarthy will be joining the program in September. Show More Summary
After Elisabeth Hasselbeck's exit last week and Joy Behar set to depart next month, Jenny McCarthy has officially been named the newest co-host on ABC's "The View." The actress/comedian/author/Autism activist has made 17 previous appearances on the show, including eight as a guest co-host. Show More Summary
Following the announcement of Elisabeth Hasselbeck's departure last week, The View revealed Monday afternoon that actress and former Playboy Bunny Jenny McCarthy would be the new co-host for the daytime roundtable show. She will join the show officially at the start of the new season on September 9.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck is out. And Jenny McCarthy is officially in. Following weeks of speculation over this blonde bombshell taking over as co-host on The View, Barbara Walters confirmed this morning that McCarthy is, indeed, in. “Jenny brings us intelligence as well as warmth and humor,” Walters said in a statement. Show More Summary