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Joy Behar of “The View” told her co-hosts on Feb. 13, 2018, that Vice President Mike Pence may have a “mental illness” if he says that Jesus Christ personally informs his decision making. (Image: YouTube, “The View” screenshot) ** FILE …

A confrontation between Disney CEO Bob Iger and a shareholder on Thursday revealed that Vice President Mike Pence had received a direct apology after a recent broadcast of “The View.”

Comedian Joy Beharsparked over 25,000 protest calls to ABC in February after insinuating that Mr. Pence’s Christian faith may be a sign of “mental illness,” but it took Justin Danhof of the National Center for Public Policy Research to elicit the bigger story.

Audio of his exchange with Mr. Iger was posted to the conservative group’s YouTube channel shortly afterward.

“This pattern [of rhetoric at ABC and ESPN] shows that the company is willing to take a reputational and financial hit, just so long as it is in service to bashing conservative or religious Americans,” the shareholder said. “That’s shameful. What do you have to say…