Patti Stanger Limits Her Statements on Gay Men and Monogamy to Los Angeles, Issues Apology

UPDATED: After causing a flurry of angry tweets, the reality star explains her comments referred to gay men in the Southern California city.
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After Millionaire Matchmaker star Patti Stanger angered viewers with comments she made on Sunday night’s Watch What Happens: Live, she took to Twitter to explain her statements about gay men and their inability to be monogamous referred specifically to those who lived in Los Angeles.

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“It's true LA gays toughest nuts to crack to monogamy!” she tweets. She then writes, “Attn male Gays: I support you & my comment on WWHL was to a LA guy who can't find commitment.”

That’s better, right? We’re not sure if that really helps her case, especially as she taunted New York resident and openly gay Watch What Happens: Live host Andy Cohen or as she referred to him, “you people.”

"I have tried to curb 'you people,'" she said to Cohen.

He replied, "I am a gay and am down for the monogamy.” To which, Stanger laughed. She also told Cohen, "You know this. You're gay."

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Stanger has yet to address her comments asserting that Jewish men lie. Bravo did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

[Update 5:17 p.m. Stanger issued an apology, tweeting "Love you @joyvbehar for letting me get the record straight. So sorry to LA gays @glaad if I offended you. X0"]

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