Anderson Cooper had to put himself on the RidicuList after he broke out in a fit of giggles while reporting on a story about a Polish-American holiday called Dyngus Day during Tuesday night's AC360. Cooper apologized for the incident and clarified that his "this is so stupid" comment duing the laugh-fest was directed at himself and not the holiday. “I said it was stupid because it’s stupid that a grown man giggles like a 13-year-old girl meeting Justin Bieber for the first time,” he quipped...Read Full Story
CNN might not be the ratings juggernaut it once was, but that doesn't mean Anderson Cooper's any less influential today than he's ever been. How else do you explain his No. 24 position on AskMen's Top 49 Most Influential Men list of 2011? Whether he's covering stories live from Egypt, or chuckling uncontrollably on air at home in America, the anchor knows how to deliver news. As the host of Anderson Cooper 360, the gray haired man has become one of the most important voices of the 21st...Read Full Story
Does CNN anchor Anderson Cooper a boyfriend, or a girlfriend? Well, who knows. He's never talked about his personal life in the media, and he also hasn't ever addressed rumors that he's gay. So, the rumor mill carries on.Cooper actually has never been in a public relationship, gay or straight, that we know of. But, Out magazine ranked him second on their list of the "Most Powerful Gay Menand Women in America" one year, even though he's never responded to rumors that he's gay. Still, that hasn...Read Full Story
(Getty Images) In an episode of Celebrity Jeopardy fit for Saturday Night Live, comedian Cheech Marin annhilated CNN anchor Anderson Cooper and Aisha Tyler in a Final Jeopardy round that left both of his opponents completely broke.Anderson, who has won Celebrity Jeopardy in the past, says he got over-confident squaring off against Cheech Marin and ended up underestimating his ability with the buzzer and his knowledge on the board. While Anderson and Aisha ended the game with $0, Cheech won...Read Full Story
(Getty Images) Anderson Cooper sat in for Regis on the Regis and Kelly show Thursday and didn't hold back when he was interviewing Jillian Harris, the star of ABC's Bachelorette.Accompanied by the winner of the show, her fiance Ed Swiderski, Jillian balked at arguably the only question anyone wanted answered. Here's the exchange: Kelly Ripa: You're so adorable, kissing all the guys, and oh my gosh, what do you [Ed] think about it?Jillian: What do you think about it?Ed: I don't know. At first...Read Full Story
Anderson Cooper (born June 3, 1967) is an American journalist, author, and television personality. He currently works as the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. Find Anderson Cooper news, videos, and pictures here.