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Jenny McCarthy's 'View' Announcement Stirs Up Snark on Twitter

Smirking social-media pundits knock the new host for her controversial views on vaccines.

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Twitter is needling Jenny McCarthy.

Soon after the announcement that the outspoken TV personality was joining the panel on ABC's The View, the micro-blogging site became swarmed with snark from entertainment industry jokers and media mavens alike.

Jokes mostly focused on the 40-year-old mom's controversial views on vaccines. She has claimed that a vaccination triggered her son's autism, medical evidence to the contrary. Here are some choice tweets: