Barbara Corcoran Apologizes to Whoopi Goldberg for ‘The View’ Joke


Mea culpa. Barbara Corcoran apologized after she acquired backlash for a joke she made about Whoopi Goldberg throughout an look on The View.

“I just came back from The View and saw my old friend Whoopi. As you well know, she has a phenomenal sense of humor, and I’ve known Whoopi for years,” the Shark Tank star, 72, stated in a Twitter video posted on Thursday, October 7. “I made a joke at Whoopi’s expense, which I now realize wasn’t funny. For anyone who I may have offended unintentionally, I just wanted to say I really am very sorry.”

Corcoran captioned the clip, “Love ya Whoopi #TheView.”

Love ya Whoopi 💙 #TheView

— Barbara Corcoran (@BarbaraCorcoran) October 7, 2021

The businesswoman discovered herself in the course of an argument throughout Thursday’s episode of The View whereas discussing Good American cofounder Emma Grede’s line of denim and her stint as the primary Black feminine visitor shark. Goldberg, 65, famous that she wanted to strive the product, including, “Will they fit this COVID [butt]?”

View cohosts Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro assured the EGOT winner that the pants would match. Corcoran then weighed in, quipping, “And when you get finished with those jeans and decide you don’t like them, give them to me. I’m gonna make two pairs.”

Barbara Corcoran and Whoopi Goldberg.
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The remark led to “boos” from the viewers and a swift protection from Navarro, 49. “Whoopi, let me just tell you something. Both Sara Haines and Jill Biden wore that dress already on TV,” she retorted, referring to Corcoran’s outfit.

Navarro added: “Donald Trump Jr. tried that on me. It didn’t work! No no no.” (Trump Jr., 43, tweeted about her weight after her September COVID-19 scare.)

The View made headlines final month when the political strategist and Hostin, 52, had been faraway from the set mid-broadcast forward of Vice President Kamala Harris’ scheduled in-studio look. The cohosts had been knowledgeable that they’d examined optimistic for coronavirus.

“Since this is going to be a major news story any minute now, what happened is that Sunny and Ana both apparently tested positive for COVID. No matter how hard we try, these things happen,” Joy Behar informed viewers. “They probably have a breakthrough case and they’ll be OK, I’m sure, because they’re both vaccinated up the wazoo. A lot of vaccines.”

However, Behar, 79, shared days later that Hostin and Navarro acquired false optimistic outcomes. “Everyone is safe, healthy and COVID-free,” she stated. “No one’s got it. It was a mistake of some sort.”

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