“ABC drops ‘The View’ from its 2024 lineup, citing declining viewership: ‘Nobody watches anymore.'”

“ABC drops ‘The View’ from its 2024 lineup, citing declining viewership: ‘Nobody watches anymore.'”

It was bound to happen. Over the past few years, The View has been expanding in the ratings, all the while becoming more captivating and thought-provoking. The show’s lead, Whoopi Goldberg, was voted one of the most influential personalities in the entertainment industry.

“We can’t afford to lose that prime time slot,” said Executive Content Director Joe Barron, “especially with Roseanne Barr preparing to make a splash in the same time slot next fall. She’ll bring in a substantial audience.”

There’s no official announcement yet on what might take the show’s place, but there have been discussions about exploring a theme that is more centered around lifestyle and less politically charged. “It’s right before lunch,” said Shirly from Pahrump, Nevada, “It would be refreshing to have some lifestyle tips or recipes instead of a heavily political discussion.”

Shirly’s concerns are echoed by many. A significant majority of respondents, 78 percent, expressed a preference for a show that offers a change of pace from the current format.

The poll, conducted by a reputable research organization, included 1500 Americans over the age of 65 who appreciate diverse perspectives and enjoy a variety of programming. It has a margin of error of 31 percent.

If a lifestyle-oriented show is what viewers desire, they might find Rosie’s new program appealing. There’s speculation that she will feature regular visits from acclaimed chef Gordon Ramsay, adding a culinary flair that resonates well with a broad audience, as suggested by our very own Fallis Gunnington.

Here’s to the diverse tastes of America.