Earlier this spring, media tongues were wagging over a strange announcement/non-announcement/walkback/non-walkback from ABC News and veteran celebrity interviewer Barbara Walters about her retirement.
ABC leaks Barbara Walters is retiring in May 2014, then the story comes out she doesn't want to. Who's running ABC?NBC?—
Bette Midler (@BetteMidler) March 29, 2013
Update to prior tweet: Yes, Barbara Walters is retiring…but not til May of NEXT year, says a person familiar with the plan.—
Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) March 28, 2013
Barbara Walters to announce Monday that she's retiring from TV journalism in 2014—
CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) May 13, 2013
Barbara Walters retiring is not "Breaking News."
Kelly Garland (@thekellygarland) May 13, 2013
Roflmao! Good one!—
TheSeventhBrat (@bratno7) May 13, 2013