Jake’s Take: 17 Things I Am Looking Forward to in 2017

Happy 2017! Here are some of the things that Jake’s Take is looking forward to this year: Arnold takes over The Celebrity Apprentice (January 2017) Now that series creator Donald Trump is about to take over the Oval Office, NBC has picked out the new man to take over the Boardroom…former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. […]

Jake’s Take: Top 12 Moments from 2016

In one day, 2016 concludes! 2016 has been an incredible year for me, and these are some of my many highlights: #12: Gwen Stefani’s This is What the Truth Feels Like Tour One of my favorite concerts that I went to Gwen Stefani’s This is What the Truth Feels Like Tour. After stops in Virginia […]

A Word from the Publisher: Holiday Greetings (The 2016 Edition)

It was very hard for me to describe 2016 in one word. But I believe that some people might describe this year as historic. Pundits in the political arena might call 2016 “historic” as the United States had a fiery Presidential Election that divided the USA as it elected a Wall Street mogul and Reality […]

Jake’s Take’s Fifth Anniversary: 2016 New York City trip highlights

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Last week, Jake’s Take traveled to the Big Apple. Here are some of my favorite highlights from my vacation. Visiting Live with Kelly One of the highlights of my trip happened last Tuesday when I visited ABC’s syndicated morning talk show: Live with Kelly. I have watched the program since 2000 […]

Jake’s Take Celebrates “The View’s” 20th Anniversary

It’s hard to believe that 19 years ago, news icon Barbara Walters launched a show that has redefined daytime television. Jake’s Take looks back at some of the greatest moments from the past 19 seasons of the ABC talk show. The first episode (1997) On August 11, 1997, The View aired its very first episode. The […]

Jake’s Take On…The View’s descent

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com Is it just me or are View fans exhausted of seeing the live action version of Aretha Franklin and Michael McDonald’s “Ever Changing Times” being played out on The View? The foundation of the ABC daytime talk show started breaking back in 2013, when both Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck announced […]

2014: A Year to Remember

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It is hard to believe that tonight officially ends 2014! This year has been an impeccable roller coaster ride that has featured numerous highlights both professionally and personally.   Interviewing the Queen of Country Music My favorite female country singer of all-time is none other than the Queen of Country Music […]

Jake’s Take On…Rosie rejoining “The View”

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com It’s official! Rosie O’Donnell will be returning to The View this fall! Multiple media outlets including Entertainment Weekly, Parade & ABC News reported that Ms. O’Donnell would join Whoopi Goldberg at the desk. I, for one, am very excited to have the six-time Emmy-winning talk show host back on the show! […]

Jake’s Take On…”The View” shake-ups

By: Jacob Elyachar, jakes-take.com For the past year-and-a-half, The View has undergone a massive shake-up to its line-up. Joy Behar and Elisabeth Hasselbeck both left the hit ABC gab fest in 2013 for new career opportunities (Hasselbeck for FOX & Friends; Behar to return to stand-up comedy). View co-creator Barbara Walters recently left last month […]

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