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  Joy Behar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Joy Behar (christened Josephina Victoria Occhiuto) was born on October 7, 1943, in Brooklyn, New York.
Behar stands left side of the political aisle and is in favor of stem-cell research and same-sex marriage, among other traditional progressive positions.
Behar frequently incorporates her Italian-American culture into her comedy and once told Charlie Rose on his PBS program that her grandmother kept a picture of Mussolini in her home.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Joy_Behar   (666 words)

  
 Joy Behar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy was born in Brooklyn, New York on October 7, 1943.
She was married to Joe Behar from 1965 to 1981, and she has a daughter, Eve.
In January 1991, Joy was TV Guide's "Personality of the Year." She appeared in several movies in the late 80s and early 90s.
www2.lhric.org /pocantico/womenenc/behar.htm   (151 words)

  
 The Sag Harbor Express
Joy Behar, star of The View, brings her standup comedy act to Guild Hall this weekend.
Behar took another holiday from humor in her 20s when she married a professor, became a high school teacher and had a child.
Walters did like her, though, and thought that Behar was perfect for "The View," a new show that premiered in 1997 and features five women representing a range of ages (20s through 60s) who chat with guests and discuss current events.
www.sagharboronline.com /20030828/ent1.htm   (946 words)

  
 Joy Behar -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
On the show Behar is best known for her humorous comments during the two segment of "Hot Topics." Behar often hosts a segment called "Joy's Comedy Corner," in which she presents up-and-coming comedians.
Behar is in favor of stem-cell research and same-sex marriage.
Behar hilariously referred to herself on one occasion as the "shiksa non grata" of his family.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Joy_Behar   (480 words)

  
 Booking Agency for Joy Behar for your Party or Event
Behar is co-host of The View, the highest rated show for ABC in the 11:00am-12:00 noon, ET, time period since the 1993-94 season.
On television, Joy Behar starred in her own cable special and was a regular on the series, Baby Boom.
Joy Behar hosted a popular call-in radio show on WABC for three years, where she discussed politics with a deadly humorous bent.
www.nationalacts.com /comedians/joy_behar.htm   (423 words)

  
 Biographies The View Barbara Walters,Joy Behar, Meredith Vieira, Star Jones ,Debbie Matenopoulos,Lucy Lui and Lisa Ling   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Behar had a successful run in the off-Broadway hit, The Food Chain, where she earned rave reviews in the starring role; and a successful run in the critically-acclaimed play The Vagina Monologues.
Behar was chosen by TV Guide as a "Personality of the Year" nominee for the 3rd annual TV Guide Awards.
Behar and her fellow co-hosts were awarded the Safe Horizon Champion Award for their continued efforts of raising awareness of issues of importance to girls and women and for serving as confident, compassionate role models dedicated to excellence of the battle against violence and victimization.
www.nytix.com /TVShows/NewYork/TheView/Biography/biography.html   (2800 words)

  
 ABC.com: The View
Joy did her own research for The View's Family Tree, and what a lesson it was.
Behar and her fellow View co-hosts were awarded the Safe Horizon Champion Award for their continued efforts of raising awareness of issues of importance to girls and women and for serving as confident, compassionate role models dedicated to excellence in the battle against violence and victimization.
Behar is also the recipient of the Gracie Allen Tribute Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television (2000) and the New York City Public Advocate's Special Advocate Award for her outstanding friendship to the Gay community (2000).
app.abc.go.com /theview/hosts/behar.html   (510 words)

  
 CNN.com - Joy Behar comes to grips with high cholesterol - Jul. 18, 2003
Joy Behar: "Well you know how some people have cancer in their family and some have heart disease.
Comedian and talk show host Joy Behar is known for matching wits with the ladies of ABC's "The View," but when I caught up with the funny lady in New York, she described a family legacy that was no laughing matter.
Behar says that knowing your family's medical history is important, and she encourages others to start asking questions.
www.cnn.com /2003/HEALTH/07/18/hln.bio.joy.behar   (492 words)

  
 ABC.com: The View Bios   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Behar starred in her own HBO special and was a regular on the series Baby Boom.
Behar, a frequent comedy headliner, was chosen by TV Guide as a "Personality of the Year" nominee for the Third Annual TV Guide Awards in January of 1991.
Behar is involved with numerous philanthropic organizations and is a frequent contributor to a number of charitable foundations.
abc.go.com /daytime/theview/bios/joy_behar.html   (471 words)

  
 OUTmedia.org : Comedy : JoyBehar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Behar hosted a popular call-in radio show on WABC, where she discussed politics with a deadly humorous bent.
Behar, a frequent comedy headliner, was chosen by TV Guide as a Personality of the Year nominee for the 3rd annual TV Guide Awards in January of 1991.
Behar is the recipient of the Safe Horizon Champion Award (2001), the Gracie Allen Tribute Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television (2000), and the New York City Public Advocate's Special Advocate Award for her outstanding friendship to the Gay community (2000).
www.outmedia.org /comedy/JoyBehar.htm   (450 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Joy Behar says Stop smoking!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Behar lost both her mother and father to smoking-related illnesses and has agreed to act as a celebrity spokesperson for The Great American Smokeout which begins November 21.
Behar and Glynn note that there are specific ways to make your own attempt to quit smoking a successful one.
Make the decision – "You have to want to stop," advises Behar, "but along with that you have to act on it and decide to stop." Glynn notes that those who pick a specific day to stop smoking rather than creating a tapering off pattern are more successful.
www.usatoday.com /news/health/spotlighthealth/2002-11-20-behar-smoking_x.htm   (1263 words)

  
 STAR WARS By MICHAEL STARR - New York Post Online Edition: Entertainment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
STAR Jones and Joy Behar were at each other's throats again on yesterday's "The View" - and Jones wasn't even in the studio.
Behar appeared to grow increasingly irritated as Jones kept talking about her surgery, answering questions about it from her co-hosts.
Behar was bleeped when she added "Keep your [breasts] perky!" in a mock-cheerful voice.
www.nypost.com /entertainment/61574.htm   (418 words)

  
 Joy Behar Biography :: Hollywood.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Born Josephina Victoria Occhiuto on Oct. 7, 1943 and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Behar was reared in a tight knit Italian family whom she would later say spoiled her by encouraging her to speak her mind.
However, Behar knew her greatest strength was being her ballsy, opinionated self – armed only with a mic and a spotlight.
As the most liberal voice on the panel, Behar was frequently recognized for her contributions to women in broadcasting as well as honored by various human rights organizations.
www.hollywood.com /celebs/fulldetail/id/198296   (732 words)

  
 Smart Talk Speakers - Joy Behar
Behar, still a frequent comedy headliner, was chosen by TV Guide as a "Personality of the Year" nominee for the 3rd annual TV Guide Awards in January of 1991.
Behar is the recipient of the Safe Horizon Champion Award (2001), the Gracie Allen TributeAward from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television (2000), and the New York City Public Advocate's Special Advocate Award for her outstanding friendship to the Gay community (2000).
Behar launched her monthly column "Talk To Me" in Good Houskeeping, where she dispenses advice with her usual mix of common sense and humor.
www.cincinnati.com /smarttalk/behar.html   (447 words)

  
 EFFIE Awards - Press Room   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
While Joy Behar can sympathize with nominees waiting for her to announce the Award winners, the popular comedienne may not let them off the hook.
Behar will keep anxious audience members in suspense and in stitches, making this year's show, sponsored by the New York American Marketing Association, one of the most entertaining in years.
Behar starred in her own HBO special and was a regular on the series,
www.effie.org /pressroom/press_20010510_01.html   (359 words)

  
 The Biltmore International Food and Wine Weekend   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy Behar, co-host of ABC’s “The View,”; is among today’s leading comic talents.
She is the recipient of the Safe Horizon Champion Award, the Gracie Allen Tribute Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television, and the New York City Public Advocate’s Special Advocate Award for her outstanding friendship to the Gay community.
Behar is heavily involved with numerous philanthropic organizations and is a frequent contributor to several charitable foundations.
www.biltmorewineweekend.com /wine&giggles.asp   (166 words)

  
 girlcomic.net - feminist.funny.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy told us she wanted to give poetry a shot, so I just couldn't resist...but, more on that later.
I didn't know she was Joy's daughter, which was all the better because at the time I was a huge comedy fan.
Joy has such a gift that lets her exude enormous amounts of empathy and the best part is, you know she really means it.
www.girlcomic.net /july2k1/july2k1_bigones_joy.php   (542 words)

  
 William Morris Agency   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy Behar, currently a co-host of ABC's "The View," is among today's leading comic talents.
Behar and her co-hosts as Outstanding Talk Show Host.
Behar went on to win three MAC awards and a CableACE Award.
www.wma.com /joy_behar/summary   (168 words)

  
 Book Joy Behar - Motivational Keynote Speaker for Corporate, Meeting Event - Grabow Entertainment
On television, Behar starred in her own HBO cable special and was a regular on the series Baby Boom, as well as the pilot for The Rock where she played a teacher in a school not unlike the one she left when trying her luck in show business.
Joy has served as correspondent for Comedy Central, covering the Democratic National Convention, and had an extremely popular call-in radio show on WABC for three years where she discussed politics with a deadly humorous bent.
Behar recently completed a successful run of the Off-Broadway hit, The Food Chain, for which she earned rave reviews in the starring role.
www.grabow.biz /Comedy_Magic/JoyBehar.htm   (529 words)

  
 NETWORKWOMEN.COM: COVER STORY, NOVEMBER, 1999
Behar is a popular stand-up comedian, appearances on Broadway, off-Broadway and film, and host of HBO specials.
Neither Joy or Star knew Barbara Walters prior to auditions, but expressed their delight in discovering how warm and welcoming she was.
Joy has an interesting point of view as to the reasons for the show's success; "I think that "The View" is catching on for all the obvious reasons, but 1 also would not underestimate the attraction to criticizing and psycho-analyzing us!" She has a point.
www.networkwomen.com /archives/coverstory11_99.html   (925 words)

  
 Joy Behar Is Sick Of Hearing About Star Jones' Tits | The Onion - America's Finest News Source
I was afraid of catching either menopausal sassiness (from watching Joy and Meredith) or freakish conservatism and a love for idiotic jackets (a la Elizabeth Hasselbeck).
Robbed of the opportunity to wax on about herself (and her new breasts), Star lashed out (as is to be expected of anyone who has completed the physical, emotional, and spiritual journey that Star has.
I can think of little else that is more arousing than the thought of Joy Behar and Star Jones having a heated cat fight over Jones' breasts.
www.theonion.com /content/node/46808   (402 words)

  
 Joy Behar Photos - Joy Behar News - Joy Behar Information
Joy frequently holds either a pen or her glasses in her right hand while talking.
Was married to Joe Behar from 1965 to 1981 - they have one daughter, Eve.
Love, Hate and Joy was ABC Family's first foray into the late-night.
www.tv.com /joy-behar/person/8802/summary.html   (388 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Joy Shtick or What is the Existential Vacuum and Does it Come with Attachments: Books: Joy Behar   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy is best at sarcasm, off-the-cuff wit, and comebacks -- stuff which requires context, and live action, and just don't work in a book like this.
Joy Behar has written a book that is hysterically funny about relationships, family, women, men, Italians, and free advice.
Joy personally sent her book to me and autographed it, which really means ALOT to me! I read it in a day and a half.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0786864230?v=glance   (1641 words)

  
 Outrageously funny Joy Behar to perform in Stamford
Behar recalls her aunt once told her, "varicose veins were hemorrhoids that dropped to your legs."
Before entering the limelight, Behar utilized her M.A. in English education from S.U.N.Y. at Stonybrook to become a high school English teacher, which she says was a hard job.
Behar's two favorite people are her daughter, Eve, and her boyfriend, Steve, (sometimes referred to by Behar as her "spousal equivalent") of 20 years.
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 Speakers Platform Speakers Bureau: PUT_SPEAKER_NAME_HERE, Speaker On: Comedian, Arts / Music / Drama, Celebrity, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
On television, Joy Behar starred in her own cable special and was a regular on the series, "Baby Boom," as well as the pilot, "The Rock." Other appearances include the voice of a hilariously neurotic patient on "Dr. Katz," for which she won the CableACE Award.
She has been a frequent member of the discussion panel of the critically acclaimed "Politically Incorrect." Joy Behar also served as correspondent for Comedy Central, covering the Democratic National Convention.
Joy is currently co-hosting "The View" on ABC television network.
www.novatrain.com /trainers/joybehar.html   (355 words)

  
 Extratv.com : Joy Behar
It's all part of her personal campaign to promote heart disease awareness for the National Cardiovascular Research Initiative.
And last year joy was even diagnosed with high cholesterol.
But with medication, exercise and a healthy diet, Joy is ready to enjoy life.
extratv.warnerbros.com /dailynews/extra/08_02/08_06d.html   (104 words)

  
 ACME Whoopi! Interview
Joy Behar: Yeah, but I still don't wanna do all that laundry.
Joy Behar: Now you're back on tour, which I think is crazy behavior, but anyway.
Joy Behar: You know, tomorrow night, we're all coming to see you at the Apollo Theater.
www.acmewebpages.com /whoopi/interviews/view07092001.htm   (1352 words)

  
 Buy Joy Behar Tickets - Cheap Joy Behar Concert Show Tickets At Onlineseats
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Behar launched her monthly column Getting Personal in Good Housekeeping, where she dispenses advice with her usual mix of common sense and humor.
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 Joy Behar: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
Joy Behar: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic
Joy Behar is an American American quick summary:
American, when used as an adjective, can mean "of the united states of america" or "of or relating to the americas"; when used as a noun, "united states citizen",...
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 Mentioning Jesus Forbidden at ABC?
On May 28's The View, Joy Behar recalled how on a show the week before, she had exclaimed about her diet plan coming to an end: "Yes, and thank you, thank you, Jesus, is all I have to say!
Joy Behar: "Yes, and thank you, thank you, Jesus, is all I have to say!
Behar: "I don't understand that, and just for the record I was baptized, I had holy communion and I've been confirmed, I got married in the Catholic Church."
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