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Andy Cohen Meets Future Husband While Teaching Larry King How to Use Tinder: VIDEO

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Watch out the next time you log on to your Tinder dating app; Octogenarian Larry King may just make an appearance. 

Bravo magnate Andy Cohen appeared on Larry King Now, the newsman's online program to teach him how to operate Tinder. Larry seemed more interested in setting Andy up with Italian hottie Gianpaolo (and officiating at their wedding) than he did in utilizing the app for his own purposes.

Check out the dynamic duo, AFTER THE JUMP... 

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Betty White Tells Larry King She Doesn't Understand Homophobes: Video

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In an interview on Larry King Now, actress and comedienne Betty White briefly mentioned her attitude towards gay issues.

Instagram user mrluissalazar asked “What has been the significance of the gay community for your career? And what do you have to say to those against gay people?”

White ignored the first part of the question and responded, “I don’t care whom you sleep with. It’s 'What kind of a human being are you?' I don’t understand [why people are anti-gay], it’s such a personal private business and it’s none of mine.”

In regards to her success she said, “You’ve always got to think of it as the privilege of the world to get to this point.”

She also said that the thing that makes her the saddest about the entertainment industry is the ungracious unappreciative, entitled attitudes some successful people have. “They think it’s their due,” White said. “It isn’t. There’s always someone over there who can do it better.”

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Larry King: 'Yes There'll Be A Gay President' - VIDEO

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Larry King appeared on The Rubin Report to talk with Dave Rubin about civil rights in the 1950's, his perspective on the gay rights movement, and what we might see happen in the 2016 election. Along the way he dropped in some stories about drinking at "colored only" water fountains in Miami ("It was good water!") to predicting that eventually, "yes there'll be a female president, yes there'll be a gay president." 

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Larry King Asks Gina Gershon Why She's a 'Gay Icon', Playing Donatella Versace: VIDEO

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Larry King spoke with Gina Gershon on his Ora TV program  about her gay fan base and how she channeled Donatella Versace for this weekend's House of Versace Lifetime movie.

"I think gays like me because of Showgirls and because of Bound, those two movies...I dunno, spoke to them and they liked me from there.  And I think gays--when you have them as a fan base, they are loyal, extremely loyal -- I think after that, they were there."

She says she had a different of Showgirls going in than going out:

"Umm...you know, when I went into Showgirls, I was really obsessed with all his Dutch films, you know, Verhoeven's  Dutch films, so I thought it would be really dark and intense...you know, and then I got onto the set and I was like, Oh, wow, this is a different--it was like the Wizard of Oz, going from the black and white to the technicolor. I just thought it was funny, but then I realized I don't think everyone was thinking it was funny.  I just thought, 'Oh, the drag queens will love me after this show.'"

On playing Donatella:

"You know, I listened to everything. I went to sleep listening to her. I listened to her before. But you know, this is the Lifetime version of the movie, and I think sometimes on TV, you know, I guess they like you to be understood. If it were up to me, I wish we could have subtitles, cause sometimes she talks and everything is kind of mushing into everything else."

Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...

See the House of Versace preview HERE.

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Tim Gunn Tells Larry King He Spared His Family the 'Disappointment' of Telling Them He Was Gay: VIDEO

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Project Runway's Tim Gunn tells Larry King on Larry King Now that he never came out to his parents:

"It was a very different time. It was a very different era. And I had a lot of fears about being gay, about what that actually meant. And I had already presented my family with a lot of disappointments and I didn't feel that I wanted to present them with yet this. It's very funny, though. My mother died two years ago. And I think she eventually figured out my sexuality, but we never talked about it. And my father was gone long before. We never once talked about it.”

Gunn expressed relief that it's a different time now and said he respects kids for being able to come out at an early age.

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Larry The Cable Guy Is Probably Not Anti-Gay: VIDEO

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In an interview with Larry King on "Larry King Now", Dan "Larry the Cable Guy" Whitney voices his opinion on homosexuality:

"I'm so sick of gay this, gay that. I could care less. It ain't affecting my life at all."

Not exactly a ringing endorsement, but it beats combative antagonism and outright bigotry. Although, his follow-up statement about "Everything offends everybody" could be directed at either side. The full interview can be seen AFTER THE JUMP...

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