CNN’s Anderson Cooper Reveals The Real Reason He Never Dated Bravo’s Andy Cohen

It appears BFFs Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen could have been more than just friends, if only Cohen hadn’t broken one of Cooper’s cardinal dating rules right away.


Last night, Kelly Ripa and Anderson Cooper appeared on Watch What Happens Live where Cooper revealed a juicy little tidbit about a blind date that he almost went on with the Bravo host.

Unfortunately, Cohen f*cked up by breaking Cooper’s “cardinal rule”: mentioning his mom, socialite/fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt.


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“Andy and I were first set up on a blind date, which never happened cause we had a phone call and after two minutes I was like, ’I’m not dating this guy,’” Cooper remembered. “He broke my cardinal rule…He mentioned my mom within the first four sentences of meeting me.


h/t: USWeekly