Barbara Walters made emotion newsworthy, changing everything
President Barack Obama appears on the ABC’s television show "The View" in New York on May 14, 2012. From left are Whoopi Goldberg, Barbara Walters, the president, and Joy Behar.
Posted: Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am
Let the Barbara Walter’s farewell tour begin!
Monday’s edition of “The View” opened with the show’s founder and star fixing the camera with that fearless don’t-let-the-strange-absence-of-wrinkles-fool-you-I’ve-been-on-television-for-50-years gaze and announcing her upcoming retirement. “After all the speculation and rumors last month,” she said, “I promised that if I had any announcement about my future plans, you would hear it first, here.”
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Thursday, May 16, 2013 12:00 am.