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Whoopi Goldberg’s Surprise Visit After Health Scare Brings Tears On ‘The View’

Whoopi Goldberg brought her co-hosts on “The View” to tears after she made a surprise return to the show on Thursday, days after she revealed in a video that she recently came “very, very close to leaving the Earth” because of a major health scare. Host Joy Behar was delivering an update on Goldberg’s recovery during a segment of “The View” that aired on Thursday morning when Goldberg walked on set behind Behar. Goldberg, who received a standing ovation and “Whoopi” chants from the audience, was greeted with hugs from her stunned and teary-eyed co-hosts, who later said they had no prior knowledge of her temporary return. “So this is my first foray out. I’m not there yet. I know that,” she said during the show. “But the only way it’s going to get better is if I begin, so this is my beginnin...

Whoopi Goldberg Came ‘Very Close To Leaving The Earth’ In Health Scare

In an announcement to her colleagues on “The View” Friday, co-host Whoopi Goldberg revealed that she stared down death in a major health scare, from which she is now recovering. “I am up and moving around. Not as fast as I’d like to be, but I am OK. I’m not dead,” she said in a video released by the show. Goldberg, who has been on a break from the program since Feb. 6, was fighting pneumonia in both her lungs, which led to sepsis, a potentially fatal infection of the bloodstream.  “I came very, very close to leaving the earth,” she said. “Good news: I didn’t.” Goldberg thanked viewers for their good wishes and “all of the wonderful things that people have been saying.” “Even people who are not huge fans of mine have actually said nice things about me. We all know that’s going to change whe...

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