The ViewThe theatre has been through a lot over the years.

Starting at Star JonesShe abruptly announced her retirement on-air Meghan McCainAnd Joy Behar regularly trading passive aggressive remarks—not to mention everything that goes down behind the scenes—there’s just something about the long-running ABC daytime show that screams “tense.” 

This appears to be true at the moment. According to Meredith Vieira, who was an original moderator and co-host on the show from 1997 to 2006, she never encountered any sticky situations.

“I was there at the beginning.” The ViewCelebHomes News’s Joke was that “so we all liked one another in the beginning.” Daily PopFebruary 18.”I am only kidding. My entire stay there, I felt like we were friends. It was a wonderful time.

Meredith said, “Because we were on ground floor building that thing up, it was an incredible experience.”