Interview Queen Has Chicken Pox

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By Betsy Rothstein Comment

ABC “The View’s” Barbara Walters has chicken pox?

The most famous interviewer in the U.S. outside of maybe Oprah just can’t cut a break these days. The news on ABC.com comes just a week after the 83-year-old famed journalist stumbled and cut her head at the British Ambassador’s home during Inauguration weekend.

Co-host Whoopi Goldberg gave an update on today’s program:  “We want to give you an update on Barbara. You all know that she fell and cut her head 10 days ago, and then was running a temperature, but it turns out it is all the result of a delayed childhood. Barbara has the chicken pox. She’d never had it as a child.  So now she’s been told to rest, she’s not allowed any visitors. and we’re telling you, Barbara, no scratching,”

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