Kelly Ripa made headlines this week for saying that The Bachelorette is disgusting.
And just 24 hours later, who ended up appearing on Ripa’s talk show?
The Bachelorette herself!
Ripa, of course, was not saying on yesterday’s edition of Live with Kelly and Ryan that Hannah Brown is disgusting.
She was saying that the premise of the series itself is a giant insult to women everywhere… which seems like a very obvious point and yet which has come across as controversial for some reason.
“I can’t stand the idea of 25 exceptional women fighting over one ordinary fella, in my opinion,” Ripa said on air, referring to The Bachelor really and adding:
“You know how I feel, ladies, we are too special to be arguing over a guy.”
Ripa also referred to The Bachelorette as “creepy.”
In response to these comments, Bachelor/Bachelorette host Chris Harrison and franchise creator Mike Fleiss both WENT OFF on Ripa.
“Look out #BachelorNation Kelly Ripa is coming after you and your ‘disgusting’ Monday night habit,” Harrison tweeted, while Fleiss got far more personal.
“Easy, Kelly Ripa,” he wrote. “The Bachelor franchise pays your salary.”
Granted, this franchise makes a ton of money for ABC – but Kelly’s talk show is in syndication.
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Source:: The Hollywood Gossip