The only thing I can imagine that could possibly be more irritating than watching The View (which I don’t do) is watching The View with Sarah Palin on it. But she’s publicly making it obvious that she would like to be one of the hosts.
The ABC show is undergoing an almost total overhaul, with every host but Whoopi Goldberg departing. That means that lots of replacements are needed.
Enter Palin. Asked by the Hollywood Reporter if she had any interest in doing a “political talk show,” she replied, “I hear everyone recently got canned from ‘The View,’ maybe a show like that needs a punch of reality and a voice of reason from America’s heartland to knock some humble sense into their scripts. You know, someone willing to go rogue.”
Sarah Palin thinks she’s a “voice of reason.” That joke is its own punchline. The only reason to watch this would be that I think there’s a better-than-even chance that Whoopi Goldberg might actually come across the table and choke Palin on live television.