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Nov. 10 2009 - 11:57 am | 16 views | 1 recommendation | 1 comment

Sir Ian McKellen does not enjoy the ‘View’

Just caught wind of this video from last week’s “The View”…

Watch with horror as our fair hosts bungle an interview with one of the acting world’s greatest treasures, including not knowing his resume, dismissing his views on health care and generally acting bizarre (I love Sherri Shepherd’s continual use of “Sir Ian” in all her sentences… she tries so hard to make it seem like a casual reference and not something that’s been drilled into her head…). He looks relieved when it’s all over:

Joy Behar, to her credit, doesn’t say a word…

(h/t to LATimes’s Hero Complex blog)


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    this is just awful, it seems like Joy Behar is the only person on the show who knows what the heck she’s saying, and doesn’t always have to be the loudest one in the room the full hour of the show.

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