Rosie O’Donnell’s Public Mess-Ups: A Timeline

1999: Rosie Vs. Tom Selleck

Some might forget that Rosie O’Donnell was once known for being nice.  Her daytime talk show was a celebration of celebrities and Hollywood. But not long after the Columbine shooting, Rosie changed her approach – if only for one episode. Her guest was Tom Selleck, and O’Donnell took exception to the Magnum P.I. actor’s recent commercial for the National Rifle Association. What ensued was 10 minutes of awkward, uncomfortable debate on automatic weaponry.
1999: Rosie Vs. Tom Selleck