Bill O’Reilly And Whoopi Goldberg Agree! Juan Williams Firing Is “Ridiculous”

Now that Juan Williams has weighed in on his firing, the floodgates are opening for reactions from across the media world.

Bill O’Reilly is, not surprisingly, ready for war with NPR, and he found an unlikely person on his side of the argument this time – Whoopi Goldberg.

“It’s ridiculous,” said O’Reilly. “As Woody Allen said, it’s obviously a mockery and a sham.”

O’Reilly called NPR “wildly liberal,” and previewed what will be happening tonight:

We’re going to make a big deal out of this on The Factor. Immediate suspension of every taxpayer dollar going into the National Public Radio outfit. We’re going to get legislation. We’re going to freeze it down, so they don’t get any more money. This is outrageous.

On top of everything, said O’Reilly, “Even Whoopi Goldberg on The View this morning said it was an outrage.”

And she did! One of O’Reilly’s favorite sparring partners agreed with him about Williams, as did the rest of The View. She called it “ridiculous,” and concluded, “In all of our opinions, it seems, the firing of Juan was a total mistake and sends the wrong message, and NPR – get yourself together, because we’ve all got to work on this together.”

Check out O’Reilly’s reaction, and The View discussion, below:

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