i think the saddest thing about barbera walters pimping her integrity [sic] is how many people actually don’t recognize the fact that ‘the view’ isn’t news – it’s entertainment.
“You wouldn’t think modern TV would go this far, says Robert Thompson, a professor of TV, film and pop culture at Syracuse University. The shocking thing about this is that nobody is trying to disguise it. There’s always a sneaky way to do product placement. But there’s usually a little shame associated with it. Here, it’s absolutely shameless.”