Whoopi Goldberg and Elisabeth Hasselbeck clashed about abortion rights on “The View”

Goldberg implied abortion is justifiable because God gave us the 'freedom of choice'

“What about the life in the womb?” Hasselbeck argued. “I will say this, that life has a plan and a purpose designed by God.”

Elisabeth Hasselbeck seemed to invoke God to justify women choosing abortion, countering Hasselbeck’s pro-life points by saying that God gave women "freedom of choice."

From here, Hasselbeck produces a white hand towel with the words "I'd agree with you, but then we would both be wrong" written on it.

"Elisabeth Hasselbeck literally threw in the towel during her return to The View," writes People on Twitter, along with a photo of Hasselbeck and her prop.

Lightening the mood, Goldberg later thanked Hasselbeck for being "her first conservative" to have such conversations with