Earlier this week, Kelly Ripa offered her opinion on The Bachelorette — and the usually-bubbly morning show host did not hold back in her harsh assessment of ABC’s lucrative reality franchise.
“You guys, you know how I feel about the show, it disgusts me,” Ripa said during Tuesday’s Live With Kelly and Ryan.
“I can’t stand the idea of 25 exceptional women fighting over one ordinary fella, in my opinion,” she added.
“You know how I feel, ladies, we are too special to be arguing over a guy.”
Ripa then pointed the finger at her studio audience,
“All of you women watch that gross, gross show,” she said.
It was the Bachelorette that prompted Ripa’s rant, but asked about The Bachelor, she stated her belief that the OG dating competition is “just as creepy.”
“It’s all creepy,” Ripa concluded, summing up her thoughts on the long-running franchise.
For obvious reasons, the show’s host, Chris Harrison, and creator, Mike Fleiss, were none too thrilled with Ripa’s remarks.
And both took to Twitter to share their thoughts about their fellow ABC employee.
Harrison was up first, and he went full scorched-earth by siccing his followers on Ripa:
“Look out #BachelorNation Kelly Ripa is coming after you and your ‘disgusting’ Monday night …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip