Tempers flared on “The View” following reports that NBC's Dr. Nancy Snyderman was spotted in the parking lot of a New Jersey restaurant, violating her quarantine after coming in contact with a confirmed case of Ebola.
“It's pretty dumb. I'm sorry, it's pretty dumb,” said co-host Whoopi Goldberg on Monday morning.
Snyderman, the Chief Medical Editor at NBC news, is now under a mandatory quarantine, enforced by the Princeton Police Department and the Princeton Health Department. As TheWrap previously reported, a cameraman working with Snyderman tested positive for the deadly virus in early October. The NBC news crew agreed to a voluntary quarantine upon their return from West Africa. Snyderman was allegedly seen outside Peasant Grill in Hopewell, N.J. wearing sunglasses.
“I just thought that that was so irresponsible,” co-host Rosie Perez said. “Whether she knows if she's infected or not, you just don't do that. You don't put fear into the public when you're a public figure.”
Snyderman is believed to have never entered the restaurant, instead having a man from her car go inside to pick up a takeout order.
“You had no business,” Goldberg said. “That's why they make a telephone. Maybe Nancy, you don't know this. You can call and say, ‘Hey, can you deliver?’ They will deliver food for you. What the hell, Nancy?!”
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