Watch when Whoopi Goldberg abruptly ends The View to confront a viewer.

Moderator Whoopi Goldberg stopped Hot Topics at Tuesday's ABC gabfest to chastise a viewer who took out his phone and started recording instead of watching the show that was being produced in front of him.

Goldberg snapped at the former president during a conversation about recent developments regarding his civil fraud case...

particularly the announcement that the bond had been lowered to $175 million.

 At that point, she interrupted Sunny Hostin, another panelist, and spoke with the person directly.

Respected gentleman, gentleman... She added, "I have to stop you with the camera because I can see you," getting up from her chair and moving in his direction.

Will you please not take it out again? That would be really appreciated. I'm grateful.

Applause was heard for Goldberg's handling of the circumstance. The man in question did not appear on television.

Once again, Goldberg must address an audience member's cell phone. Hot Topics halted last June due to a studio crowd alarm.

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