Donald Trump has
exchanged insults with Rosie O'Donnell and questions
Elisabeth Hasselbeck's intelligence. So which cohost does he
back in their recent on-air tiff on ABC's The
said Rosie is very self-destructive,'' Trump said Thursday
in Chicago. ''As far as Elisabeth Hasselbeck, I've always
said she's probably the dumbest person on television,
but when she called me...obnoxious, she was probably
Wednesday included O'Donnell calling Hasselbeck ''cowardly''
for not defending her when media outlets suggested that
she'd called U.S. troops ''terrorists'' during a
''What you did
was not defend me.... I asked you if you believed what the
Republican pundits were saying--you said nothing, and
that's cowardly,'' O'Donnell said.
responded: ''Do not call me a coward, because number 1, I
sit here every single day, open my heart, and tell
people what I believe.''
started trading barbs with O'Donnell about six months ago,
said he doesn't watch the ABC daytime talk show--then
got in another O'Donnell dig.
thin. Rosie will go on to another show, and like her first
show, it'll fail,'' he said.
Trump was in
Chicago to drum up sales for his towering condo-hotel
project, under construction along the Chicago River.
His reality show,
The Apprentice, was left off NBC's
2007-2008 prime-time schedule. (AP)