Topic: Millionaire Matchmaker

Gallery: The Ten Most Obnoxious Things Patti Stanger Has Said

Gallery: The Ten Most Obnoxious Things Patti Stanger Has Said

Millionaire Matchmaker star Patti Stanger got in hot water yesterday for saying some incredibly offensive and bigoted things about Jews, gays, and lesbians. To which I say: is anyone surprised? This masterpiece of internalized misogyny, anti-Semitism, and sexism has been saying offensive things for as long as she’s been on the air. In fact, it’s kind of her schtick. Here are ten of them. More »

Patti Stanger AKA The Millionaire Matchmaker Gets Her Own Hot Dog

Patti Stanger AKA The Millionaire Matchmaker Gets Her Own Hot Dog

Would you eat a hot dog named after Bravo’s own Yente for millionaires, Patti Stanger? If you’re in Los Angeles, you totally can. Papaya King in LA is offering a Patti Stanger-endorsed gluten-free hot dog, features two chili dogs topped with onions, mustard and sauerkraut, wrapped in butter lettuce. For just $4 you can have this and a medium soft drink — but what’s four bucks to those in the company of Patti Stanger? More »

The 9 Most Unbelievable Panels at San Diego Comic-Con

The 9 Most Unbelievable Panels at San Diego Comic-Con

We really wish we were based in California and could hop a train to San Diego this week. Alas, we’ll be posting Comic-Con coverage from afar, starting with this rundown of some of the stranger SDCC panels lined up for 2011. The full schedule is available on the official site, but we went through and came up with the screenings, how-tos, and discussions that — whether they were absurd, awesome, or unexpected — made us say, “Huh?” More »

Dear Bravo: Chris Manzo Is Not A Millionaire That Needs Matchmaking

Dear Bravo: Chris Manzo Is Not A Millionaire That Needs Matchmaking

Last night on The Millionaire Matchmaker, dating guru Patti Stanger came to New Jersey to help Caroline Manzo, a star of Bravo’s other show The Real Housewives of New Jersey, set up her sons Albie and Chris Manzo. There were more than a few things that didn’t work on the show. Mainly, the men Patti sets up are supposed to be a catch. And we’re pretty sure Chris Manzo does not qualify.

Of course, we get that having another Bravo star on the show is great synergy for the network, but the Manzo sons aren’t actually millionaires (Patti called them “millionaires in training”). And aside from working for his parents six days a week, Chris Manzo has only ever had one girlfriend. And we may know why: Given the opportunity for a date, Chris chose to have dinner at Medieval Times.
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