A Drunk Don Lemon Says He Is A Terrible Person To Date, Vows To Find A Man In 2017

CNN host Don Lemon and co-host Brooke Baldwin spent their New Year’s Eve getting “lit” at a nightclub in New Orleans.

Lemon, who had one too many tequila shots (and even got his ear pierced on live television), started downing drinks more than three hours before midnight in New Orleans.

“This is way too early to start this,” co-host Brooke Baldwin warned Lemon.

Lemon then treated CNN viewers to a live earpiercing:

Lemon then decided to spill his guts just minutes before midnight.

The out anchor told viewrs that he is a terrible person to date but promised that he would not be “as self-centered” in 2017.

“I live my life to the fullest. The thing is, I need a little more balance in work-life. I may be open to a relationship this year, I wasn’t before … actually being available to be in a relationship …. I’m a bad person to date. I’m not selfish, but I’m very self-centered … yeah, I’m not going to be as self-centered. I don’t care what people think about me. I do what I want because it’s my life.”

Just after midnight, CNN appeared to cut Lemon’s mic just as he began talking about how ‘awful’ of a year 2016 was.

Earlier in the night, Lemon danced on a tabletop while waving a napkin in the air like he just don’t care: