Andy Cohen Totally Blew His Chances Of Dating Anderson Cooper

We’d be thrilled to live in a world where Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper fell and love and became a huge, A-list media power couple. 

Turns out, it could have happened if Cohen hadn’t gone and screwed it up.

On Wednesday night’s “Watch What Happens,” Cooper, 49, told a story about how the 48-year-old Bravo host blew his chances by being a little too enthusiastic about Cooper’s mom, American heiress-turned-jean-designer Gloria Vanderbilt.

Here’s how it went down:

“When 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, ‘Uhh, I’m not dating this guy.’ He broke my cardinal rule, which is he asked he mentioned  my mom within the first, like, four sentences of meeting me. If someone does that, it’s a deal breaker.”

And just like that, we lost out on a great celeb couple. (Coophen? Cohooped? We can’t decide what moniker we’d give them.)  

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Just friends. Ridiculously cute friends.

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