Health experts already didn't like the fact that Jenny McCarthy got a job on "The View." Now comes word that ordinary viewers don't like her either.
McCarthy, the former Playboy model who joined
"Right now they're just trying to adjust Jenny's performance on the show so that she comes off as more appealing, but that's an uphill battle," an unnamed source was quoted telling Radar.
But a "View" spokeswoman told Showtracker that "there is absolutely no truth" to the report.
Whatever the case, McCarthy's appointment caused a storm of controversy due to her claims that
McCarthy got the job after several other prospects, including Brooke Shields, had been tried out at the panelists' table.
Meanwhile, "The View" remains locked in a battle with CBS' growing rival, "The Talk." The ABC show has slipped about 6%, to 3 million total viewers, compared with the start of last season. "The Talk" almost pulled even, with 2.8 million viewers. Part of the problem is that "The View" is in the midst of a personnel shuffle. In addition to Hasselbeck,
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