Barbara Walters’ Anonymous Stroll In NYC

Now we know why Barbara Walters — one of the most famous, most recognizable people on the planet — lives in NYC …. no one messes with her.

Barbara went for an arm-in-arm stroll yesterday on the Upper West Side with her friend, actor Peter Brown.

Check out the video.  Virtually no one gives Barbara a second look.   Translation — she doesn”t need anyone to affirm her fame, so it”s all upside for Babs.  Walkin” around without the hassle.