On Thursday morning (Oct. 14),
Joy Behar and
Whoopi Goldbergwalked off the set of their talk show
"The View" after Fox News anchor
Bill O'Reilly expressed the view that it would be inappropriate to build a mosque near ground zero.
Behar has spoken out about the incident to Popeater,
saying, "Really, is anyone talking about it? He's an idiot. I just couldn't sit there any longer and listen to him."