The hosts of The View discussed Bill and Melinda Gates’ divorce announcement on Tuesday — Joy Behar quipping that it’s not all bad news.
“A great catch is now on the market!” she said while the hosts were addressing the couple’s surprising statement.
Whoopi Goldberg opened the segment by noting that many were caught off guard by the announcement, especially as the couple built a still functioning foundation together, and had been married for 27 years.
While Sara Haines admitted that she was surprised by the news, she noted that the divorce rate has nearly tripled since the 1990s for couples who are 65 years old and older.
“Well, you know, I was thinking about it. First of all, a great catch is now on the market,” Behar added. “Just saying.”
Behar went on