Only a fews months after leaving The View, Meghan McCain is slamming her former co-hosts in a brand new memoir.
In an excerpt for Variety, McCain stated in Unhealthy Republican that the enduring discuss present “breeds drama: producers can’t management hosts, handle battle or management leaking. My tackle the present is that working at The View brings out the worst in individuals.”
She additionally stated, “I imagine that each one the ladies and the employees are working below situations the place the tradition is so f****d up, it appears like quicksand.”
The previous Fox Information pundit didn’t cease there. She took goal at moderator Whoopi Goldberg, saying, “The factor about Whoopi, although, is that she yields a lot energy in tradition and tv, and as soon as she activates you, it may create unfathomable pressure on the desk. I discovered her open disdain for me increasingly tough to handle because the years went on and it turned extra frequent.”
McCain addressed viral moments, like when Goldberg informed the 36-year-old, who famously and repeatedly talked over her co-hosts, “Girl, please stop talking.” She additionally introduced up one other second the place Whoopi responded with a easy “okay” after a protracted diatribe from the conservative commentator.
McCain claims she was “actually harm” and stated in her memoir, “Day after day, week after week, these items take a toll.”
She additionally complained about unique host Pleasure Behar. When the 79-year-old stated she didn’t miss her after she had been on maternity go away, McCain claims she broke into “uncontrollable sobbing” off digicam. In response to her, she informed producers she wished an apology — Behar refused.
Moreover, McCain credited herself for The View’s excessive scores, “The View wouldn’t have had the scores that it did throughout my 4 years if I used to be just like the conservative co-hosts who succeeded Elisabeth Hasselbeck.”
For years, there have been allegations that it was Meghan McCain who made the present a poisonous work setting. Again in January of 2020, Page Six reported “tensions have been excessive” and the hosts “have misplaced persistence” with Meghan McCain.
Meghan McCain’s Unhealthy Republican is on the market on Audible on Oct. 21.