Early this week, Monday I think, I switched on The View for a little while. I stopped watching the show quite a while ago. Barbara Walters was talking and Sherri Shepherd obnoxiously butted in. Barbara was obviously upset and slapped her down so she could finish what she was saying. Sherri shut up and looked like she was pouting and sneering for the rest of the show, even on the couch with some celeb. Every picture I've seen of her this week since then shows the same nasty attitude. Isn't she cutting her own throat? Is she on her way out, too, like Joy and Elisabeth? Sherri and Hasselbitch are why I stopped watching. How can air-head Sherri think that what she says matters or has any relevance to today's world? I know that everyone has the right to their own opinion, but vapid comments like she expresses do not deserve a public forum like The View.
OP, you need to stop watching that shit. It just agitates you.
Is this one of those shows watched by shut-ins and people with no job?
No, r2, it's watched by jackasses "sick" and "working" from home.
All of those abortions messed with her brain.
I swear I watched an episode one time where she said her son wouldn't be allowed to be gay until he was 18 and out of her house.
Is her son ever going to be out of her house? Doesn't he have a ton of developmental delays?
r2, or people who work odd hours or from home, or people who dvr it. Lots of people dvr Ellen because the show's positive vibe is the perfect way to unwind after work. I would if I had a dvr.
[quote]I would if I had a dvr.
Maybe you could put your tape recorder next to the TV.
Sherri spanks that child senseless too. She talk about it all the time.
Has she figured out that the earth isn't flat yet?
Each of the hags on that show have their own sort of repugnance, but Sherri is by far the least palatable.
She is grossly ignorant of most topics she comments on. Totally untouched by any concepts of science or fact and lives within her "born again christian black woman who formerly was a whore with multiple abortions" bubble. She has all the fervor of a zealot and no brain power.
She prefaces her ignoranty spouting with "as a christian" or "as a black woman" as though those two things confer rightness. She confuses that with her own brand of mean spiritied righteousness.
I loathe her.
Why was she hired to be on The View? What did they expect her to bring to the table? She has the intelligence of a box of hair, doesn't have an interesting personality, and isn't funny. Maybe she was selected to be the "annoying" woman at the table.
[quote]Maybe she was selected to be the "annoying" woman at the table.
Hasselbitch was already there when they brought Sherri on, so there goes that idea.
[quote]Why was she hired to be on The View? What did they expect her to bring to the table? She has the intelligence of a box of hair, doesn't have an interesting personality, and isn't funny. Maybe she was selected to be the "annoying" woman at the table.
She is a fat black christian woman. Stock character needed to contrast with mouthy New Yorker Joy, erratic show biz personality (now Whoopi then Rosie), pretty little conservative airhead (E leaving who's next?)and supposed culture doyenne (Queen Barbara).
The next cast will be different but no better.
I believe if "gay men who work from home" stopped watching- the ratings would plummet.
The only thing I know about this show is what I've read here on DL.
Barbara has developed an obsession with "I'm NOT Finished!!" She yells this all the time if Sherri or Elizabeth interupt her. It's become kind of a joke where the other ones roll their eyes at Barbara. Whoopi will interupt her and say we have to move on.
If no one interrupted Babs she'd talk the whole show.
That bitch didn't even know the earth was ROUND.
I'm all for different perspectives and ideas, but if you don't have the common sense God gave a dog, then no, you can't sit at the big girl table and have an adult conversation.
Sherri was hired simply because she is black. She was on a few comedy shows and the producers thought she would bring that " delightful negro" humor to the show.What they didn't know is that she's not bright and not as humorous as they thought.
[quote]Sherri spanks that child senseless too. She talk about it all the time.
Black people all seem to think beating their children is good parenting. So, how's that working out for them? Sherri is insanely retarded. Yes, I said retarded!
She's gotten incredibly hot that she's lost all of that weight. Plenty of people would hit that, just to see those breasts jiggling up and down. Talk about a piece of ass.
I stopped watching when she brought the idiots on but frankly, I can not STAND, Barbara.
For Sherri, "critical thinking" means the red muumuu or the blue one.
You would think they would be embarrassed to display the ignorance of this woman. They should be embarrassed to let people know they're paying big bucks to have her sitting there.
The View has a track record of hiring "off" black women, doesn't it? As much as Sherri is lacking in intellect, Star Jones, who's plenty smart, let her arrogance and entitlement shoot off the charts. Whoopi's OK for the most part, but she seems invested in being a character. Oh, yeah, the "rape, rape" comment. What's up with the producers who hire them? Do they think black women identify with them? Do they come off well to black viewers?
Today was her birthday and at the end they paraded out an entire table of cakes and brownies and treats, as all her favorites. The woman is a fucking Diabetic
First of all, Barbara is a living legend and a national treasure. Barbara may say "I'm not finished" but at least she's firm but polite. Whoppi, OTOH, cannot conceal her irritation at being interrupted. She's an ACTRESS and should try using some of those skills to hide that.
Whoopi and Hasselbeck talk the most on the show. They control the whole conversation and Whoopi thinks she knows everything.
Sherri is always smiling and seems very nice. I really don't understand the hate towards her. I could see hate towards Joy (even though I like her), Eliz, or Whoopi but not the others.
[quote]Sherri is always smiling and seems very nice. I really don't understand the hate towards her
Why would you, when you actually think Barbara Walters is a national treasure.
Yeah, can't stand Sherri either. I lose a few IQ points whenever she opens her mouth.
[quote]I really don't understand the hate towards her. I could see hate towards Joy (even though I like her), Eliz, or Whoopi but not the others.
There's a lot you don't understand beginning with the difference between "hate" and "dislike." We dislike Sherri Shepherd. We loathe the ignorance displayed by the Hate Trolls like r27.
R27 is one of Roy Cohn's buttbabies.
The reason why Sherri seems a bit "off" to some people is because she's the result of a genetic experiment in which pig DNA was combined with human DNA to create a hybrid creature. Obviously, she belongs in a pile of slop, rolling in her own excrement but somehow she ended up as a host on the View.
I really don't see how I'm a Hate Troll but I shouldn't be surprised that the miserable people of DL hate someone who's polite, smiles, and seems to have an inner light.
You do not have to be fat or black, to be an obnoxious, fanatical Christian.
Barbara must be ripping her hair out. A trainwreck. Sherri and Jenny did an unfunny skit about Amish. Sherri looked like Mammy with false eyelashes. They are reading their cue cards so fast like its a race. The new set up, decor, music is horrendous. They should dump her fat ass along with Jenny and get some smart, funny women on.