Today (May 13) celebrities savored, lamented Barbra Walter's 'View' departure, got optimistic, fought the tax man and admired each other from afar.

First up, Kim Kardashian was feeling optimistic about the days ahead.

 

And Jose Canseco was either complimenting Barbara Walters ... or insulting Madonna.

 

And gunning for Bab's spot.

 

Meanwhile, Ted Nugent was doing this.

 

Anna Kendrick really wants to meet Mariska Hargitay.

 

And Albert Brooks is probably getting audited.