7 Reasons Rosie O'Donnell's Talk Show was the Best
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4. She never flinched when making an ass of herself.
Rosie O'Donnell is one of the few talk show hosts who was ever truly self-deprecating. Jay Leno could only mock himself to a point, and Ellen DeGeneres and Jimmy Fallon were more playful than truly self-mocking. It was this style that made you believe you could actually be friends with Rosie even though one of her best friends (pictured here teaching yoga, of course) was Madonna.