Rosie O'Donnell returned to "The View," and it was almost like old times.
Before launching into the show's famous hot topics, O'Donnell joked, "Is Hasselbeck here?"
She was, of course, referring to former co-host Elisabeth Hasselbeck, with whom O'Donnell repeatedly sparred during her one-year tenure on the show. Hasselbeck left "The View" last year for "Fox & Friends."
O'Donnell, 51, hasn't been back since 2007 when she and Hasselbeck had a painful falling-out on camera.
Known for her strong opinions, O'Donnell kept them somewhat reigned in this time, reassuring "View" co-host and creator Barbara Walters, "Don't worry, I'll be good."
Indeed, Walters and O'Donnell remained civil, even while disagreeing on Dylan Farrow's renewed claim that she was sexually abused by her adopted father, director Woody Allen.
"I totally believe her," O'Donnell said without hesitation, noting too that she's a victim of sex abuse and is close friendsRead More »from Rosie O'Donnell Defends Dylan Farrow on 'The View'