And Rosie’s replacement on The View will be…

Two months after the Nyack comic’s abrupt departure from The View, producers on the show are set to announce her replacement. According to Mediabistro’s gossip blog, Fishbowl NY, the lucky lady will be revealed as soon as next week (the show goes on hiatus next month).

And who is it? Keep reading.


Whoopi Goldberg!!

Okay, it’s not a huge shocker. She has been co-hosting pretty consistently since May. But there were plenty of women either overtly or covertly vying for the position. And, apparently, producers didn’t listen to Suburbarazzi, when we analyzed the contenders for the moderator chair last month. Goldberg came in forth behind Gayle King, Joy Behar, and Kathy Griffin. See results here.

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