Posts tagged "patti stanger"

Study: Setting People Up Makes The Matchmaker Feel Good

A new series of studies has found that matchmaking brings a whole lot of happiness — but not necessarily to the couple. Rather, the matchmaker herself enjoys the greatest benefits of bringing others together. We knew there was a method to the "Millionaire Matchmaker"'s madness.

By: Claire Hannum / February 12, 2014

Patti Stanger Talks About Meeting Her Soul Mate David Krause, Continues To Annoy Me To The Core

"Two years ago, I was depressed because I hadn't found the true love of my life. I was like, 'What's wrong with me? I'm smart. I make money. I'm pretty. What's going on?' I told Jill [Zarin], who said, 'Something is running in your unconscious that is preventing you from finding love.' …The unconscious i…

By: Ami Angelowicz / July 16, 2013

Sneak A Glimpse Inside The Millionaire Matchmaker’s Fancy LA Home

The entire concept of Patti Stanger's Millionaire's Club and its subsequent television show strikes me as being bizarre at best and depraved at worst, but that doesn't mean I won't happily watch three episodes in a row while I power walk on the treadmill. I feel like the majority of Millionaire Matchmaker's audience has to…

By: Rachel Krause / June 22, 2013

True Story: A Millionaire Matchmaker Tried To Recruit Me Through LinkedIn

Above is an email I received via LinkedIn from a Millionaire Matchmaker recruiting site, not to be confused with Patti Stanger's "Millionaire Matchmaker," although they intentionally try to be confusing. "Ladies! Meet My Millionaires!" Where have I heard that before? Sounds familiar. Not to flatter myself -- I'm sure this email went out to thousand…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 9, 2013

Frisky Q&A: Patti Stanger From “Millionaire Matchmaker” On Facebook, Rom-Coms And Feminism

I’ve always been a little afraid of "Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger — not because I think she’ll yell at me and tell me I am doing everything wrong in my relationships (I am. That’s fair), but I am afraid that if I actually took her advice I could possibly live happily ever after (which my…

By: Jo Piazza / December 11, 2012

What We Missed: The Frisky Staff Discusses The Connection Between Arousal And Disgust

In this episode of our new weekly web series, "What We Missed," Ami, Jessica, Rachel and I discuss whether or not a new study, which claims that our "disgust sensitivity" is diminished during arousal, is bullshit. We also gab about Patti Stanger's suggestion that Amy Poehler's success led to her split from Will Arnett; Ralph

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / September 21, 2012

Patti Stanger Wants To Adopt An American Boy

"Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger explains why she would like to adopt a little boy and why she would prefer to adopt an American. Do you think it's bizarre or admirable that Patti's being so specific?  [She Knows] And Patti's also finally debuted her new boyfriend of three months, David Krause. And he's apparently into thi…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 20, 2012

The Good, The Bad & The WTF: Dating Advice “Millionaire Matchmaker” Patti Stanger Dispenses Over Twitter

One afternoon this week, I was putzing around on Twitter, procrastinating on work, when a tweet from Patti Stanger, the star of "Millionaire Matchmaker," caught my eye. "Part of acting like a lady involves allowing him to be a gentleman," she tweeted. Hmmm, I thought. That's just good advice. Then I thought about it for…

By: Jessica Wakeman / June 1, 2012

Patti Stanger Thinks The Fashion Gays Should Date

“If I could put [Marc Jacobs], and oh my God, let me think for a second. Tom Ford. That’s a fit. Is Tom Ford and Marc Jacobs a fit? 'Cause they both have those muscles and ripped bodies. And they both look straight. I’d date ‘em. They’re both gorgeous. And I didn’t mean that a…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 9, 2012

Patti Stanger’s Meanest “Millionaire Matchmaker” Moments

"Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger's mission is to help rich jerks find true love, but if she happens to throw a few harsh insults in the faces of her unwitting potential matches, well, it's all in good fun (and good television). Our friends over at New York compiled some of Patti's most egregious moments of verbal diarrhea…

By: Julie Gerstein / November 30, 2011

Patti Stanger’s Relationship Theories, Debunked

Patti Stanger did not make many friends this week when she argued that gay men aren't into monogamous relationships. "There is no curbing the gay,” she said on "Watch What Happens Live" in front of Andy Cohen looking like he just got run over by an angry real housewife. “I’ve tried to curb you people…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / September 30, 2011

Morning (Um, Early Afternoon) Quickies: Patti Stanger Apologizes, Sort Of, For Gay Comments

Patti Stanger visited Joy Behar's show last night to explain WTF she said about gay guys on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live." Patti got herself in a wee bit of trouble Sunday night when she basically told Andy Cohen that gay dudes are promiscuous queens. Last night, Patti defended her record on gay rights and…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 27, 2011

Evening Quickies: Patti Stanger Pisses Off The Gays With Homophobic Comments

"Millionaire Matchmaker"'s Patti Stanger pissed off the gays last night when she started yapping on Bravo's "Watch What Happens Live" about gay men and promiscuity. Apparently in Patti's world, they're allllll slutty queens. "There is no curbing the gay," she told a male caller who asked a question about gay, open LDRs. "I've tried to…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 26, 2011

Patti Stanger To Set Herself Up On “The Millionaire Matchmaker”

For four seasons now, Patti Stanger has been helping multi-million dollar peens do their picking on her show, "The Millionaire Matchmaker." It has long been one of our favorite guilty pleasures—despite Patti's vendetta against curly hair and New York women ("They’re really stupid women in New York”)—both for the WTF moments dating moments and the…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 3, 2011

“Millionaire Matchmaker” Weighs In On Jennifer Aniston’s Summer Fling

Everyone is talking about Jennifer Aniston's summer fling with Justin Theroux, and "Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger is adding her two cents. Stanger joined TooFab's Lawrence Yee to talk about celebrity couples, summer flings, and Season 5 of her hit Bravo show "The Millionaire Matchmaker." Check out the exclusive interview after the jump...

By: TooFab / June 25, 2011

Patti Stanger Has Two Matches For Pippa: A Commoner Or Prince Harry

EXCLUSIVE: If anyone can get the world's most eligible bachelorette, Pippa Middleton, hitched it is none other than Bravo's "Millionaire Matchmaker" Patti Stanger who PopEater queried for advice on how the newly single sister of Princess Kate should proceed when it comes to her love life. We were shocked when Patti told us that Pippa…

By: PopEater / June 18, 2011

Patti Stanger: The Latest Weight Loss Miracle Pusher

With the pounds she's dropped over the seasons on "The Millionaire Matchmaker" and her pokes at women on the show to lose weight and ditch the "frumpty-dumpty," it was only a matter of time before Patti Stanger was tapped as a spokeswoman for a weight loss company. After all, it'll take someone pretty convincing to…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / March 16, 2011

Patti Stanger Says Eva Longoria’s Split From Tony Parker Is “Karma”

"Right now she's not in a place to be set up. Her body language is: she's angry. And there's no man who can fit into an angry woman's pocket. This is serious. She needs some counseling. I feel it's gonna be, like, six months to a year for her. And if she rebounds, it's gonna…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / January 12, 2011

Patti Stanger Tried To Set Up Judith Regan And Sumner Redstone

On this season of "The Millionaire Matchmaker," Patti Stanger has been in New York City, since apparently the single ladies here have been begging her for years to help. And in general, she seems to pretty much detest NY women. "L.A. is flaky and New York is snotty," she explains. "'Oh, excuse me, did you…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / December 10, 2010

Scarlett Johansson Spoofs “The Millionaire Matchmaker”

The only thing better than an actual episode of "The Millionaire Matchmaker"? Scarlett Johansson's impression of Patti Stanger on "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. You might not think with that blond hair and alabaster skin that Scarlett could pull of a convincing Patti, but she nails that Jersey accent! [NBC.com]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 15, 2010
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