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I didn't know he was 44. He looks about 10 years younger. Is he gay?

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by Anonymousreply 108/28/2010

Damn, I guess it's true that black don't crack. I always figured he's in his early 30s.

by Anonymousreply 208/28/2010

This s the Datalounge . . .

by Anonymousreply 308/28/2010

is he Ac gay or out gay?

by Anonymousreply 408/28/2010

Hard to believe he's that old. He acts very immaturely. Can't stand him.

by Anonymousreply 508/28/2010

He and TJ Holmes look so much alike.

And no, I don't think all black people look alike. These two guys look like siblings.

by Anonymousreply 608/28/2010

They look nothing alike. Holmes is hot, Don is not.

by Anonymousreply 708/28/2010

r5 = a bitter Roland Martin%0D %0D Don is WAY hotter than that douchebag TJ, and he is CNN's best newsreader!

by Anonymousreply 808/28/2010

I like Don. He's very handsome and has a nice personality. And I AM surprised that he's 44. He's one of the very very few people that can actually say he looks 10 years younger, and get away with it.%0D %0D That said, I understand what the person above is trying to say about him acting immaturely. When he's being conversational on-air, he's pretty vapid, and he clearly suffers from gay Peter Pan syndrome.%0D %0D I guess that's why he still looks so young.

by Anonymousreply 908/28/2010

He's 44 and still only working on the weekends?%0D Can't CNN get him a weekday gig before he is 50?

by Anonymousreply 1008/28/2010

Don often talks about being a black man, but not about being gay. Not sure what to think about that. He doesn't seem to be out.

by Anonymousreply 1108/28/2010

Um he has a band on his ring finger bitches...

by Anonymousreply 1208/29/2010

[quote] Um he has a band on his ring finger bitches...%0D %0D So then who's his boyfriend, cunt?!

by Anonymousreply 1308/29/2010

He has good lighting in the studio that makes him look younger. Look at this wikipedia pic that's not in the studio. Jowly and chubby faced, decidedly middle-aged.

Has to be gay considering he's not married and has never married.

by Anonymousreply 1408/29/2010

Oh, and I agree with the earlier poster who notes that he looks nothing like TJ: TJ is indeed hot while Don is not.

by Anonymousreply 1508/29/2010

Anyone who would say that Don Lemon is not good looking is simply either insane, or blind.

by Anonymousreply 1608/29/2010

What a bunch of haters. Don looks good enough for people leave praise for TJ on Don's facebook, and he is ten years older. Tony Harris is YOUNGER than Don and he looks like he could be his father.%0D %0D Don is one of CNN's more likable anchors. I guess those who call him vapid have never sat through five minutes of Ricky Sanchez in the afternoon. THAT is vapid. %0D %0D Someone here knew Don at LSU and said he was a hot item there back in the day, and I believe it because he obviously is very charming. That being said, Mama would rip the clothes of his chubby body if she lived in Altanta!

by Anonymousreply 1708/29/2010

Don Lemon used to work in Chicago and he was often out at the bars and didn't conceal his sexuality until he went national.

by Anonymousreply 1808/29/2010

r18 the photos of him spraying guys down with a watergun at a pride parade have disappeared from the internets! Anderson must have forwarded him the CNN memo.

by Anonymousreply 1908/29/2010

R17, "vapid" means "insipid". Rick Sanchez isn't vapid, he's a buffoon. Vapid is less noisy but both are annoying, each in his own special way.

by Anonymousreply 2008/29/2010

Pretty, but dumb as a box of rocks like most of CNN's readers. The interview with Ground Zero Mosque guy cited in the wikipedia article is a fine example of his careful reasoning process.

by Anonymousreply 2108/29/2010

Don's very significant other when he lived in Chicago is Ron Huberman - ex-CTA chief, ex-Chief of Staff for Daly, now head of the School System. They were essentially as close to married as you can get. Don't know what happened but it was a very ugly breakup.

by Anonymousreply 2208/29/2010

Sorry for the link - didn't realize it was an anti-gay site. Here is another one if you don't want to click on the 1st.

by Anonymousreply 2308/29/2010

Another one

by Anonymousreply 2408/29/2010

Is there any chance that TJ Holmes has a gay past?

by Anonymousreply 2508/29/2010

ooh r22, I did not know that about Don! What is the story on Huberman? They dont seem to like him very much in Chicago. When did he meet his new partner? Did he cheat on Don? So many questions!

r25 Ive heard he's quite the womanzier and douchebag, much like Rob Marciano.

by Anonymousreply 2608/29/2010

Rick Sanchez is hot...sure he's a pompous, arrogant, bag of wind ass, but hot.

by Anonymousreply 2708/29/2010

Don's small waist took me by surprise during his reporting this week from NOLA. Must me 32" at most...

by Anonymousreply 2808/29/2010

Don is very cute, but TJ is sexy. TJ's voice along makes my mussy secrete juices.

by Anonymousreply 2908/29/2010

Whoa, Don and I share the same birthdate

by Anonymousreply 3008/29/2010

Wow, Don's ex is very hot!

Don doesn't look bad for his age, at all.

Can't believe he's older than the super annoying Tony Harris!

by Anonymousreply 3108/29/2010

Don obviously doesn't like white guys.

by Anonymousreply 3208/29/2010

On his Myspace page, he states that he is 40! Not 44

by Anonymousreply 3308/29/2010

I think Don's annoying as an anchor and he's not as cute as TJ. He seems to be closeted like Anderson.

by Anonymousreply 3408/29/2010

Don is a diva honey! lol @ the comments on this page.

[quote]I met Don when he lived in Chicago. He is gay and is one of the most self-centered people I%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99ve ever met. His sexuality is a non-issue, but make no mistake, when you deal with him in personal life it%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99s all about Don!

[quote]Besides being arrogant%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%A6.Don is gay%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%A6While in Birmingham Alabama. He worked for the Fox station%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%A6and he dated a white male reporter who worked for another Birmingham TV station.

by Anonymousreply 3508/29/2010

I like this comment fro r35's link:

I%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99m sorry, but %C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9CMiss Don Lemon%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9D is as gay as a goose kiddies!! (@Charity#44Comment), girl please, sit down and get a clue sweety, you are a woman and don%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99t know no better dear. THE MAN IS AS GAY AS THEY COME, he%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99s just one of those sophisticated wannabe uppity gay girls, that thinks the world revolves around them. I%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99ve been in the %C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9Cgay game%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9D absolutely tooooooo long to know. And I%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99m sorry, just as sure as them two(TJ Holmes & %C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9CMiss Don Lemon%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9D) are living in the ATL, trust and believe, they have hooked up with each other and had sexual relations with each other, off the cameras, A MANY A TIMES(and for you slow ones that can%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99t recognize who is sticking who in the butt when they do hook up, TJ is waaaaaay more manly, masculine than %C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9CMiss Don!%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9D) I don%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99t care how so call %C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9Cstraight%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%9D TJ Holmes claims to be and the fact he%C3%A2%C2%80%C2%99s engaged to some Atlanta attorney, however TJ is a very nice guy with a more pleasant and indeed more friendly attitude and not self-absorbed.

by Anonymousreply 3608/29/2010

r26, Ron needs his own thread, there is much to talk about. Heard that he and his husband are adoptingm and restoring an uptowm mansion near our great ex-gov,Rod B.

by Anonymousreply 3708/29/2010

Somebody start a thread on the hawt Ron Huberman!

by Anonymousreply 3808/29/2010

THAT Ron dude is hot as hell.

by Anonymousreply 3908/29/2010

Don doesn't talk publicly about his sexuality. He doesn't mention it on air even when he does gay issue coverage, which was particularly memorable when he moderated a debate on his show about the documentary Outrage and if/when public figures should be outed. %0D %0D What some call glass closeted, out in everyday life but hasn't announced his sexuality to the public.%0D %0D CNN's Jason Carroll doesn't mention his sexuality either despite being flaming. %0D %0D That's quite a standard approach in news, it's not just an Anderson or a CNN thing.

by Anonymousreply 4008/29/2010

If Don wants to make a difference, he should come out on CNN.

by Anonymousreply 4108/29/2010

TJ Holmes just got married for the second time (both to women).

Jason Carroll is a TERRIBLE reporter -- don't know why CNN didn't fire him long ago -- he must be blackmailing somebody important.

by Anonymousreply 4208/30/2010

I didn't know TJ got married again. Is she white?

Did CNN ever do "Gay In America"? Don said he was working on it.

Ron is hawt, they must have had epic sex.

by Anonymousreply 4308/30/2010

R33, perhaps he hasn't updated his page in a while. Don and I went to HS together. He is two years younger than I am, and I'm 46. He comes from a very cool family, whose extended branches were quite prominent in Baton Rouge black society back in the day.

by Anonymousreply 4408/30/2010

Did you know Don well in HS r44? He must have been cute as a teenager.

by Anonymousreply 4508/30/2010

Yes, R45, and apologies to those who recall my previous posts about him. Yes, I knew him well; his cousin and I were best friends since elementary school. %0D %0D Don transferred to our HS because my friend was there. Though he was the new guy in a predominantly white school (in a racially segregated small town), by the end of his first year, he practically owned that school. All the white girls especially adored him, but he was popular with everyone. You could tell he was confident, but he was NEVER ugly, bitchy, or condescending. And that was rare for any popular person of any color/gender in my HS.%0D %0D FWIW.

by Anonymousreply 4608/30/2010

Forgot to add, R44--I'll scan his HS yearbook photo and try to post it here. He really didn't change much (to me, at least); in fact, when I first saw him on CNN, I said, "Hey, that's DON LEMON, X's cousin!" That was long before they finally flashed his name onscreen.

by Anonymousreply 4708/30/2010

It's not a party without a Lemon.

by Anonymousreply 4808/30/2010

[quote] Did CNN ever do "Gay In America"? Don said he was working on it.%0D %0D Don didn't say he was working on a special, he just said a series. It looked like he was just doing a series of little segments on his show but a couple blogs got confused and thought Don (who never hosts specials) was going to be horning in on Soledad's In America specials.%0D %0D Soledad recently did an edition of the In America specials that was about a gay couple having a baby through surrogate.%0D %0D CNN also did a special about a MTF transitioning transexual, but that wasn't part of In America.

by Anonymousreply 4908/30/2010

TJ Holmes has a voice that makes me orgasm; however I love Don Lemon; he looked stunning in that pink-checkered shirt in New Orleans this past weekend. %0D %0D Jason Carroll may as well be called Miss Ross he is so gay but what about that other good-looking black reported with the big teeth and chunky-waste? He is also very handsome (though not as aristocratic-looking as Don Lemon.)%0D %0D

by Anonymousreply 5008/30/2010

TJ Holmes is too casual

by Anonymousreply 5108/30/2010

OP, Don Lemon does not look nor behave as age 34!%0D %0D No way does Don Lemon look 34!%0D %0D He is mature, well-spoken, very articulate, with well-developed thoughts and intellect.

by Anonymousreply 5208/30/2010

Some of you have TJ Holmes mixed up with Don Lemon.%0D %0D TJ Holmes is the one who is less mature and more vapid, and younger acting.%0D %0D And they look absolutely nothing alike.

by Anonymousreply 5308/30/2010

Thanks r47, I would love to see Don's yearbook pic! Here is a short piece he wrote about growing up in his hometown. I wouldn't have guessed that he is from Baton Rouge or the South. It seems like he is Creole.

by Anonymousreply 5408/30/2010

R54, while Don is not Creole, there actually are a lot of Creoles in the greater Baton Rouge area. We're just across the river from West Baton Rouge and Pointe Coupee Parishes, which were settled by native and Creole French whites (the Cajun influx came later).%0D %0D Just a point of info (I'm sure you know this, R54, but some DLers may not): Not all Creoles have a New Orleans connection, and not all Southerners (or Blacks) have stereotypical accents. Don actually sounds now pretty much as he has since his voice changed at puberty!

by Anonymousreply 5508/30/2010

I also think there is a lot of Don/TJ confusion here. TJ Holmes is hot and he knows it. It seems like he is "out to lunch" when on he is on air. Don is usually quite perky.

by Anonymousreply 5608/30/2010

Suzaaanne Malveaux is confused between Don and TJ.

by Anonymousreply 5708/30/2010

And yes, TJ Holmes is sometimes (or often) too casual on the air.%0D %0D And he often does not seem to have a depth of knowledge or depth of understanding of issues.%0D %0D Whereas Don Lemon often seems to have a depth of understanding of the issues on which he is interviewing someone, and therefore he comes up with perceptive, intelligent questions for the interviewee.

by Anonymousreply 5808/30/2010

Does anyone think Suzanne Malveauz wears a fall everyday - a fall being a large piece of hair which attaches right behind her front hair?%0D %0D I often think I see where her real hair and her fake hair begin - I see where it is attached.

by Anonymousreply 5908/30/2010

I don't watch Don's show much but he's seemed OK to me up until the Haiti coverage. Don had an inappropriate habit of quizzing CNN people on air repeatedly about how tough it all was for them over there and whether they were going to need therapy when they get back. He'd get embarrassed quick firm reponses that they were fine and anything they might experience was nothing compared to the incredible suffering the Haitians were going through, but he kept doing it and not letting the subject drop.%0D %0D Jason Carroll was also embarrassing during that coverage. He joined the group in Haiti where all the guys wore black t-shirts all the time, but his had a kind of lycra shine to it and was ludicrously tight. He looked like he was on his way to a club and everytime he had to interact with Haitians he carried himself like he was barely restraining himself from holding his nose.

by Anonymousreply 6008/30/2010

[quote]Jason Carroll is a TERRIBLE reporter -- don't know why CNN didn't fire him long ago -- he must be blackmailing somebody important.%0D %0D He only seems to report every now and then. He doesn't seem to be on the channel very often. I don't know what he does when he's not on CNN. Does he have another job?

by Anonymousreply 6108/30/2010

r61, I think they work do other work at CNN while not reporting. TJ and Don pop up sometimes on camera for breaking news during the week, even though they read on the weekends. I wish Betty Nyugen or Fredricka Whitfield could have taken Kiran Chetry's place on American Morning. They have yet to find two decent people for that time spot.

r60, I agree about the tight shirt thing with Jason and Anderson, but CNN knows exactly what they are putting out. Don's body isnt exactly ripped, so it doesn't distract from his reporting. CNN has really gotten the disaster porn thing down to a science. They know people love the drama.

by Anonymousreply 6208/30/2010

CHRIS LAWRENCE - that is the somewhat chunky black reporter I was thinking of - what's his story? %0D %0D Gay?%0D %0D Straight?%0D %0D

by Anonymousreply 6308/31/2010

[quote] I wish Betty Nyugen or Fredricka Whitfield could have taken Kiran Chetry's place on American Morning. %0D %0D Fredericka and Betty are so hot, they should've had a show together.

by Anonymousreply 6408/31/2010

I cannot stand listening to Fredericka - she drives me insane when trying to listen to her.%0D %0D She is too casual, not articulate enough, cannot think of decent impromptu questions when interviewing, and is just plain hard to listen to.

by Anonymousreply 6508/31/2010

Fredericka reminds me of Marilyn McCoo of the Fifth Dimension in her younger days.

by Anonymousreply 6608/31/2010

r65, Fredericka is a weekend afternoon newsreader, she is supposed to be casual and pleasant. And she is not NEARLY as annoying as Soledad O'Brien, who CNN continues to shove down our throats, or Campbell Brown who is in her own league of annoying.

by Anonymousreply 6708/31/2010

Soledad O'Brien's voice is very annoying as is her style.%0D %0D Soledad's new eyebrows are ghastly. She had them done in the new faddish super arched shape, and they are horribly overdone and over-arched.%0D %0D I don't find Campbell Brown annoying at all.%0D %0D But Fredericka on the weekends, I cannot stomach at all.%0D %0D And she is more than a newsreader. She does lots of interviews on the weekends where she has to think on her feet to ask questions of an interviewee and to interact impromptu to whatever the interviewee happens to say.

by Anonymousreply 6808/31/2010

[quote] I agree about the tight shirt thing with Jason and Anderson, but CNN knows exactly what they are putting out.%0D %0D CNN is happy to include some eye candy factor. That's fine with me, but on the other Haiti coverage guys like Ivan Watson, Anderson and Sanjay the t-shirts were plain fabric and loose enough to look pretty practical and comfortable. Jason's painted on lycra looking t-shirt looked really silly. Jason was also the only one whose wardrobe never looked the slightest bit worn or dusty, which would fit with the way he appeared to be keeping his distance from everything and everyone.

by Anonymousreply 6908/31/2010

Anyone wanna bet that they send Jason to cover the upcoming hurricane?

by Anonymousreply 7008/31/2010

It's time Anderson got back into the hurricane game.

by Anonymousreply 7108/31/2010

Chicago queens, I want to know more about Don and Ron.

by Anonymousreply 7208/31/2010

Soledad O'Brien came in dead last on celebrity Jeopardy! the other night. And the questions weren't exactly genius level.%0D %0D Dead last.

by Anonymousreply 7308/31/2010

Lemon bump

by Anonymousreply 7408/31/2010

I just want to know about Chris Lawrence!

by Anonymousreply 7508/31/2010


by Anonymousreply 7609/01/2010

Ok, I've finally decided that TJ is hotter, but a fly seems more intelligent.

Is there any way to mash TJ's face, with Don's intellect?

by Anonymousreply 7709/01/2010

Can't have both r77!

by Anonymousreply 7809/01/2010

I finally found out why Jason Carroll is only on CNN intermittedly. He's a national correspondent who just travels to story to story. Or something like that. He's in Afghanistan now.

by Anonymousreply 7909/01/2010

I haven't seen Don this weekend :(

by Anonymousreply 8009/05/2010

Jason seems fake and a poseur... I remember a light segment about Jason's covering of the Grammys and a question was posed to him by the anchor on who is his favortie to win... he said he LOVES the rap/Hip Hop artist Jay-Z.

I was like "nigga, you're too oreo to like Rap/Hip Hop"

by Anonymousreply 8109/05/2010

lol r81. Maybe Jason is a thug at heart.

by Anonymousreply 8209/05/2010

R72, I'll post more of the Don & Ron story next week. Ron, btw is a top.

by Anonymousreply 8309/05/2010

Ill be waiting r83!

by Anonymousreply 8409/05/2010

r83, I need my Don & Ron story!

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by Anonymousreply 8709/18/2010

OMG OMG -did you guys see the NEW commentator on CNN this afternoon? Shannon something. He was handsome and also pinged off the charts.

by Anonymousreply 8809/18/2010

Even though you seem unhinged, R36, do you have any legit gossip about Don and TJ fooling around?

Because you just KNOW that it's all the goodlooking DL brothers that are getting action from each other.

I want some dish - NOW!

by Anonymousreply 8909/19/2010

Don seemed to dine off the Michael Jackson death forever. I thought it diminished him as a reporter.

TJ has improved a lot.

by Anonymousreply 9009/19/2010

What was his last name r88?

Errol Barnett is another CNN cutie. He is English.

by Anonymousreply 9109/19/2010

Wow -I live in Chicago and I had no idea Ron Huberman was out. It's funny cuz in the back of my head I thought, something's not right here.

DAMN - and he is FINE too.

by Anonymousreply 9209/19/2010

R92, He was a guest on WTTW Chicago, I can't remember the host, might have been John Callaway, He was asked, and he replied,yes I am gay, or something like that. Da Mayor has known since Ron's days at CTA.

by Anonymousreply 9309/19/2010

How was Ron with Don? Why did they break up?

by Anonymousreply 9409/19/2010

Huh - I also thought Ron was half-black. Nope - he's Israeli.

by Anonymousreply 9509/19/2010

R94, Both had oversized egos. btw,Ron has the bigger pinga.

by Anonymousreply 9609/19/2010

Word on the street is that Ron and Don broke up because Don had a bad habit of "painting" if you know what I mean.

by Anonymousreply 9709/19/2010


by Anonymousreply 9809/19/2010

Luv rubbing one out fantasying I'm in a threesome w/T.J. and Rob Marciano.

by Anonymousreply 9909/19/2010

r46, would you have guessed that Don was molested?

by Anonymousreply 10009/26/2010

[quote]While in Birmingham, Alabama, [Don] worked for the Fox station and he dated a white male reporter who worked for another Birmingham TV station.

Scott Mauldin at NBC 13?

by Anonymousreply 10109/26/2010

Don has a new memoir coming out in June. Will he come out in it?

by Anonymousreply 10202/25/2011

I hope Don wrote about Ron in his book. I want to know ALL the juicy details about their breakup! I dont think coming out will be the big deal. Don has been around.

by Anonymousreply 10303/12/2011

I want to see Don's cock.

by Anonymousreply 10403/12/2011

Lemon is a black neocon (believe it or not) and he's a log cabinette too.

by Anonymousreply 10503/12/2011

r105, you LIE!

by Anonymousreply 10603/12/2011

So does anyone know if he talks in the book about being gay?

by Anonymousreply 10703/13/2011

Dom Lemon worked here on NBC5, he seemed like a real asshole.

by Anonymousreply 10803/13/2011

It's funny reading this thread knowing that Don Lemon is a woman.

by Anonymousreply 10903/13/2011

Don isn't married.

He also turned 45 on March 1st. Happy Birthday Don!

by Anonymousreply 11003/13/2011

He's recently married, why is this so hard to accept?

by Anonymousreply 11103/13/2011

[quote]why is this so hard to accept?

1) You have no proof

2) Gays can't get married in Georgia and Don is a homosexualist

by Anonymousreply 11203/13/2011

Don Lemon married Chicago native Stephanie Ortiz in a small wedding in Atlanta Georgia in September 2009.

by Anonymousreply 11303/13/2011

R113, maybe it was a green card marriage to help Stephanie out. Lemon does wear a ring on the third finger of his left hand.

by Anonymousreply 11403/14/2011

I don't know if he's married, but he is most definitely gay. He also must at least occasionally like white men, because he dated a white friend of mine in Atlanta. And I can believe that he is a staunch Republican. They broke up because my friend likes to smoke pot and Don didn't "want to associate with that element."

by Anonymousreply 11503/14/2011

See, that's what I dislike about him -- he seems prissy. And he tends to simper & gush.

by Anonymousreply 11603/14/2011

So now he's gone from being gay who's dated many men, to straight and married to a woman in a private ceremony. Neither of which is confirmed by Don himself other than wearing rings on his finger? Does anyone have the real scoop? Is he gay or straight?

by Anonymousreply 11703/14/2011

I live in Atlanta and am "hi, how are you" acquaintances with Don. I see him at restaurants about once a month, always with cute gay guys. He's always very pleasant, not a snob. I've never heard of him being married or a neocon. It's not impossible, I suppose, but not consistent with what I've seen or heard about him.

by Anonymousreply 11803/14/2011

[quote]And I can believe that he is a staunch Republican. They broke up because my friend likes to smoke pot and Don didn't "want to associate with that element."

Republicans don't smoke pot?

I've always had the feeling that Don was conservative, something about his reporting rubs me the wrong way.

by Anonymousreply 11903/14/2011


by Anonymousreply 12003/14/2011

R109/111/113 link please.

by Anonymousreply 12103/14/2011

And R109 / R111 / R113, if he is married that means what exactly?

by Anonymousreply 12203/14/2011

[quote]See, that's what I dislike about him -- he seems prissy. And he tends to simper & gush.

That's part of his appeal. He's very charming in ways that news robots, like Anderson Cooper, are not. Don is CNN's go to person for black celebrities because he's not afraid be a diva on camera. He even called out some viewers for saying his hair looks too nappy when it's grown out.

by Anonymousreply 12303/14/2011

I guess he's probably not coming out in his book. Wouldn't something like that have leaked already?

by Anonymousreply 12403/14/2011

r124, the book isnt coming out until June so maybe they are waiting for a bit to leak anything.

I dont see how he couldn't come out in the book. He told everyone he was sexually abused as a child, so naturally he would have to discuss whether or not he has been able to have healthy relationships as an adult.

by Anonymousreply 12503/14/2011

[quote]That's part of his appeal. He's very charming in ways that news robots, like Anderson Cooper, are not

I'm black and I find Anderson Cooper QUITE charming. Don, not so much.

by Anonymousreply 12603/14/2011

I bet TJ looks better naked, Don looks soft to me, but he is sweet looking.

by Anonymousreply 12703/14/2011

Don Lemon medaled in the Asshole Olympics in 1986. He was on the hammer catching team for the USA. He came in forth in the shot put rear. If he would have released that shot put instead a parading around with that goofy smirk on his face he could have had a second medal in those games.

by Anonymousreply 12803/14/2011

I'm excited to read the book. Hopefully he does come out!

by Anonymousreply 12903/14/2011


by Anonymousreply 13003/14/2011

He's attractive, yet dull at the same time.

by Anonymousreply 13103/14/2011

So does anyone have any more scoop on don?

by Anonymousreply 13203/14/2011

Don is bitchy and insecure at work, which is why he isn't really going anywhere at CNN. To be fair, his limited skills as a reporter are partially to be blamed for his current situation, but he doesn't seem to understand that. He has gotten rather bitter over the past few months over the direction, or lack of, of his career.

And to those who are still on the fence, he's definitely gay. Rumored to be a big bottom.

by Anonymousreply 13303/14/2011

I used to think he was hot, but he looks strange now.%0D %0D Like he's wearing too much makeup, or maybe it's the wrong kind of makeup?

by Anonymousreply 13403/14/2011

His eye makeup has become very obvious -- he wears more than most of the women.

by Anonymousreply 13503/14/2011

He's okay looking, but his personality makes him pretty attractive.

by Anonymousreply 13603/14/2011

I totally believe that R133, because his attitude comes through onscreen and it's one of the reasons why I don't like him.

by Anonymousreply 13703/14/2011

Now would be the perfect time to come out.

by Anonymousreply 13803/14/2011

R22, Huberman is now with Andy Avalos, the Chicago weatherman.

by Anonymousreply 13903/14/2011

Don's police officer ex looks like he throws a mean fuck!

by Anonymousreply 14003/14/2011

Were they really a couple? Hot!

by Anonymousreply 14103/14/2011

Ron came out at 15.

by Anonymousreply 14203/14/2011

So in this thread don is both a gay, power bottom and a straight, married neocon. Gotta love datalounge!

by Anonymousreply 14303/14/2011

Could Gayle King be talking about Don? I think she is.

by Anonymousreply 14403/14/2011

I think she is r144. But she said "come out for the first time", and Don is of course 45. Maybe she means to the public? I dont see how that would make sense since Don was in a relationship with Ron, who is out and prominent in Chicago politics.

by Anonymousreply 14503/14/2011

R145, I think she is talking about Don and I think she does mean that he'll come out for the first time publicly.

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by Anonymousreply 14703/15/2011

If it is Don she is talking about then I guess CNN is OK with him coming out publicity coming out. Wasn't Thomas Roberts from HLN let go shortly after he came out though?

by Anonymousreply 14803/15/2011

I really like Don. He seems very genuine and caring, not like the other wooden news readers. He actually seems to listen to people.

by Anonymousreply 14903/15/2011

Seeing as Don has a memoir called "Transparent" coming out in June, which, he says, CNN gave their "blessing" for him to write -- yeah, I'd go with it being Don whom Gayle's talking about.

by Anonymousreply 15003/15/2011

Well then I wonder if Don's going to say he's gay in the book. Anderson sure didn't in his.

by Anonymousreply 15103/15/2011

Ive never heard Andy Cohen speak so eloquently as he did in that clip @ r144. He should do that more often.

by Anonymousreply 15203/15/2011

Andy Cohen seems to do a personality 180 when he's on other people's programs. I've noticed that many times about him myself and I like him better that way than how he is on WWH.

by Anonymousreply 15303/15/2011

It does sound like Gayle was hinting it was a newsperson, not actor or actress. I hope it is Don!!

by Anonymousreply 15403/15/2011

Gayle and Oprah should set up Don and Tyler Perry.

by Anonymousreply 15503/15/2011

Now that would make an interesting Oprah episode!!

by Anonymousreply 15603/15/2011

I wish there was more scoop on Don!

by Anonymousreply 15703/15/2011

CNN is all gay!

by Anonymousreply 15803/15/2011

Not these two! Ooops -- forgot he's at Fox now.

by Anonymousreply 15903/15/2011

r47 please post Don's yearbook picture! If he looks this good now, he must have been gorgeous when he was in high school. Im guessing he was popular for that reason also.

by Anonymousreply 16003/15/2011

Thank god Roberts is at Fox. He should take Kyra with him.

by Anonymousreply 16103/15/2011

Agreed, R161.%0D %0D I used to like her, but can't stand her now.%0D %0D Hope she decides to stay at home with the kids full time!

by Anonymousreply 16203/15/2011

I love this thread!!

by Anonymousreply 16303/15/2011

Me too, R162. And who names their daughter Sage? Besides Carly on ATWT, but they weren't real people.

by Anonymousreply 16403/15/2011

oooh. if Don does come out, maybe suzanne will be inspired...

by Anonymousreply 16503/15/2011

Yeah, Suzanne's as bad as Anderson as far as staying closeted goes.

by Anonymousreply 16603/15/2011

Suzanne's gay?

by Anonymousreply 16703/15/2011

Yes, R167. She looks femme but acts kind of butch when she's out of the studio.

by Anonymousreply 16803/15/2011

I want to drink from the CNN fountain of youth. Rob Marciano was on yesterday morning and he looked about 20.

by Anonymousreply 16903/15/2011

Who is she dating?

And why do so many of these cnn interviewees have combovers?

by Anonymousreply 17003/15/2011

Maybe he'll write about a bf in his book. Or his wife, I guess!

by Anonymousreply 17103/15/2011

I hope Peter King never visits this site!!

by Anonymousreply 17203/15/2011

It would be a dream come true if Suzanne comes out but I saw a picture of her with some guy at a CNN dinner party.

by Anonymousreply 17303/15/2011

I feel like Glinda for Don. "come out, come out. " lol

by Anonymousreply 17403/15/2011

Pic of TJ Holmes with his wife (the one on the right). He has a daughter in her teens.

by Anonymousreply 17503/15/2011

More don Lemon scoop!

by Anonymousreply 17603/15/2011

Does anyone else have info on don?

by Anonymousreply 17703/15/2011

I never knew TJ was married.

by Anonymousreply 17803/15/2011

This is TJ's second marriage.

I want to know more about Ron Huberman. Has anyone met him in Chicago?

by Anonymousreply 17903/15/2011

So is this thread over?

by Anonymousreply 18003/16/2011

Absolutely not R180. The thread will get a second life once Don's biography emerges.

by Anonymousreply 18103/16/2011

I don't like gays.

by Anonymousreply 18203/16/2011

R181 I hope so!!

by Anonymousreply 18303/16/2011


by Anonymousreply 18403/17/2011

He may be pretty but he has been horrible covering Japan and Libya.

by Anonymousreply 18503/19/2011

He's not the best anchor to be honest.

by Anonymousreply 18603/19/2011

Yeah he's really good somedays and then other days it's as if he can't speak without having issues with the TelePrompTer. Nerves? Idk

by Anonymousreply 18703/19/2011

Don is wayyy better then some of characters CNN has put on air in the last week of crisis. And he is also nice to look at which doesnt hurt at all.

by Anonymousreply 18803/19/2011

He is a fine lookin man!!

by Anonymousreply 18903/20/2011

Don looked very handsome last night, he was with some British anchor. Having said that though, Don can sometimes be arrogant and condescending, but he does push for answers from people who may be trying to evade his questions. I was critical of him doing that at first and then I realized that I didn't have a problem when Anderson does the same thing, so why am I being a hypocrite with Don? He's doing his job.

by Anonymousreply 19003/20/2011


by Anonymousreply 19103/23/2011

Don eats Chic-fil-A!! Get her!

by Anonymousreply 19203/23/2011


by Anonymousreply 19303/24/2011

Did CNN fire TJ Holmes?%0D %0D Looks like he's not on in the morning, anymore.

by Anonymousreply 19403/24/2011

TJ's not fired, I think they were experimenting with anchors. I hear Ali Velshi has taken over and he's supposed to suck.

by Anonymousreply 19503/24/2011

I think TJ's back on weekends. I saw him last Saturday.

I would love to see Don every morning, but I know Miss Lemon doesn't rise before noon.

by Anonymousreply 19603/24/2011

Anymore scoop on Don?!

by Anonymousreply 19703/25/2011

So sick of the waiting. I wish Don would comment one way or the other. If he is straight, mention his alleged wife in an interview. If he's gay, dont' wait two more months for the memoir to come out.

by Anonymousreply 19804/04/2011

Who cares about this ugly nobody

by Anonymousreply 19904/04/2011


by Anonymousreply 20004/04/2011

If he had a wife he would've mentioned her a long time ago.

by Anonymousreply 20104/04/2011

Some sites says he did off the record and he wear a wedding ring on his left ring finger on camera. So who knows?

by Anonymousreply 20204/04/2011

Its hard to say I wish there were more answers!

by Anonymousreply 20304/04/2011

r199 = Bitter ex Ron Huberman, mad that Don is about to be the hottest gay in news

by Anonymousreply 20404/04/2011

[quote]Hotter than The Coop even!


by Anonymousreply 20504/04/2011

YES, he will be r205. When he officially comes out the closet. Anderson has not come out publicly.

by Anonymousreply 20604/04/2011

I still say no. Don is cute, but AC is HOT.

by Anonymousreply 20704/04/2011

So the they are all hotties?

by Anonymousreply 20804/04/2011

You guys have obviously not seen Don outside of the studio and all the lighting that provides.%0D %0D He's not attractive.

by Anonymousreply 20904/05/2011

R209, oh come on, how much can the camera "lie"?%0D %0D He has naturally fine features on a lean body. How can that be faked?%0D %0D

by Anonymousreply 21004/05/2011

Don looks GREAT for 45, there is no disputing that. Here he is with a camera right in his face.

And he definitely has a Peter Pan thing going on with those ears

by Anonymousreply 21104/05/2011

Lean body?!?!!?!?!%0D %0D R210 must be a joke.

by Anonymousreply 21204/05/2011

No I am not joking, he is not fat!

by Anonymousreply 21304/05/2011

He has jowls!

by Anonymousreply 21404/06/2011

I wonder if don wears briefs or boxers?

by Anonymousreply 21504/06/2011

[quote]He has jowls!%0D %0D He does not!

by Anonymousreply 21604/06/2011

[quote] Well then I wonder if Don's going to say he's gay in the book. Anderson sure didn't in his.%0D %0D Anderson could get a book deal and deliver a bestseller without coming out. I like Don well enough as an anchor, but I don't see him being given a book deal or having much chance of sales unless he either dishes a lot of dirt or comes out. He has CNN's blessing so I'd say he's not dishing dirt.%0D %0D He did reveal on air that he was a child molestation victim so that'll provide some book material and some attention. I don't think it would be enough in itself to get the book deal, though, and it would be hard to write a book billed as a biography and titled Transparent that doesn't indicate sexuality somehow especially when it delves into molestation.

by Anonymousreply 21704/06/2011

He has a book coming out? for when?

by Anonymousreply 21804/06/2011

June is the book. Don was sexy on camera today with a pink tie!

by Anonymousreply 21904/07/2011

Don was rocking the mini fro last light.

by Anonymousreply 22004/10/2011

Don, Anderson, Rachel, Thomas Roberts and all the other gay anchors and correspondents ought to start their own news network.

by Anonymousreply 22104/11/2011

Hear hear r221!

I wish CNN put Don on in the morning. He has a lot of personality that he doesnt get to show doing weekend updates.

I think Don is/was secretly dating the Mayor of Newark.

by Anonymousreply 22204/11/2011

According to Don's twitter he did a photo shoot for a magazine. Could it be "Out" or "Advocate" Knowing our luck it's not a gay publication.

by Anonymousreply 22304/12/2011

what time is Don on CNN?

by Anonymousreply 22404/12/2011

He's usually on Saturday and Sundays @ 10 pm EST, that's when I watch him, but there may be other times.

by Anonymousreply 22504/13/2011

Will be interesting to see how people react if he does in fact come out in his book. I doubt most people even know he is gay. Hell people are shocked when they find out Anderson is Cooper is gay.

by Anonymousreply 22604/15/2011

Don looks quite slim tonight. Somebody's been working out.

r225, Don is the the Newsroom after Fredricka Whitfield on Saturday and Sunday, usually starting a 6pm and ending at midnight.

by Anonymousreply 22704/17/2011

I would let him do ANYTHING he wanted with me.%0D %0D ANYTHING.

by Anonymousreply 22804/18/2011

Me too, r228. I guess that means we'll have to off each other!

by Anonymousreply 22904/18/2011

Gayle King is getting really loose in the lips! She basically outed Cory Booker on THE TALK the other day. She said they were playing match maker for each other, so Im just assuming that Don has been on a Harpo sponsored date with Ms. Cory...

by Anonymousreply 23004/19/2011

Now that WOULD be very fun to watch. They'd make a cute couple!

by Anonymousreply 23104/19/2011

Don was at the Christian "Dove Awards" with Sherri Shepher. She showed a little video on The View. Is he a freeper?

by Anonymousreply 23204/23/2011

Yuck! I hope not!

by Anonymousreply 23304/23/2011

I realize he is a weekend CNN anchor and not on the level of Dan Rather or Aanderson Cooper but shouldn't there be some publicity about his book?%0D %0D By the way, did you see him discussing Easter Hats on Saturday show? He was so charming and comfortable talking about the hats his Mom wore (and still wears) to church.

by Anonymousreply 23404/25/2011

This is so tedius. I agree there should be more press for the book. I know it's still a month away but you'd think there would be something!

by Anonymousreply 23504/26/2011

[quote] Is he a freeper?

I think he is, he comes off like he has a problem with liberals.

by Anonymousreply 23604/26/2011

I get that feeling too that he's conservative. I don't understand how a gay, African-American could be socially conservative in today's politics. Fiscally perhaps, but socially? If nothing else, look how conservatives dealt with the AIDS crisis in the early 80's when Don would have been in his 20's and presumably affected by the disease when they would say that "gay men were asking for AIDS for living in sin." And now he's kissing the ass of the same-minded polticians today? It's SAD.

by Anonymousreply 23704/26/2011

[quote]And now he's kissing the ass of the same-minded polticians today? It's SAD

When does he kiss anyone's ass?

r235, I wonder how the press will be. How does one come out in a book? Do they come out in an interview first and then the books hit the stores?

by Anonymousreply 23804/26/2011

Maybe he will have Anderson Cooper interview him! Lol

by Anonymousreply 23904/26/2011

Lemon Bump

by Anonymousreply 24004/26/2011

I wouldn't put it past CNN R239, to have Anderson interview Don. It seems like anytime someone at CNN has something to promote they always get interviewed by Anderson.

by Anonymousreply 24104/26/2011

If Don does indeed come out in his book and is interviewed by Anderson Cooper, how will Anderson handle that? Will he ask Don about his decision to come out? That should be interesting.

by Anonymousreply 24204/26/2011

No more than when Oprah seems baffled by a gay guest's coming out story. LOL

by Anonymousreply 24304/26/2011

LOL @ r243

by Anonymousreply 24404/26/2011

In fairness, Oprah is baffled by most sexuality.

by Anonymousreply 24504/27/2011

I still want to see Don's high school pic, DLer who knew Don in Baton Rouge!

by Anonymousreply 24604/27/2011

ME too! [R246]

by Anonymousreply 24704/27/2011

I think don should go on Howard stern to promote the book! Now that would be an interview!!

by Anonymousreply 24804/27/2011

Maybe Don will go on the Gayle King show to promote his book. Seriously, does he think anyone wants to read his book? He doesn't seem like a very interesting person to begin with. I doubt his book will contain anything interesting.

by Anonymousreply 24904/27/2011

Maybe don can enlighten gayle on being gay and black in America since her and Oprah have no idea what that is like.

by Anonymousreply 25004/28/2011

[quote]Seriously, does he think anyone wants to read his book? He doesn't seem like a very interesting person to begin with. I doubt his book will contain anything interesting.

r249, how dare you bitch

I too am wondering what kind of tone this book will have. Don is a victim of childhood sexual abuse. Writing about anything other than how he managed to become successful after that is kind of inappropriate??

Don might play nice on TV, but he is quite feisty in his personal life, from what Ive heard. I wouldn't completely rule out him telling some stories about fucking men in the news! I most certainly hope he discusses Ron.

by Anonymousreply 25104/29/2011

See I don't know. Don't said he and his mother sat down and read the whole book together. I doubt its going to be heavy on him fucking dudes. If anything, there is probably a line in the middle of the book like, "...and I came to find myself to be gay," and thats the end of it.

by Anonymousreply 25204/30/2011

I am watching Don now... he had the most hideous hipster glasses while reading...

Still nice to see him now that we have breaking news....

by Anonymousreply 25304/30/2011

[quote]Don said he and his mother sat down and read the whole book together. I doubt its going to be heavy on him fucking dudes

His mom might be be a ho too

by Anonymousreply 25404/30/2011

I dont fucking appreciate that Don was bumped from his seat last night for that loser Wolfe Blitzer who can't read a damn cue card.

I was fully expecting to see his fine ass introducing President Obama!

by Anonymousreply 25505/02/2011

Here is the book's link. I don't think this is a coming out book.

by Anonymousreply 25605/10/2011

If he's not coming out in the book, there's no point in reading it.

by Anonymousreply 25705/10/2011

Ask AC the same question about his book, r257. He didn't come out. What was the point?

by Anonymousreply 25805/10/2011

His book wasn't called "Transparent" R258.

by Anonymousreply 25905/10/2011

I really dislike how he titled each chapter

by Anonymousreply 26005/10/2011

He dedicates the book to Tyler Clementi and gay teen suicides. Hmmm...

by Anonymousreply 26105/10/2011

Well then it sounds like he IS coming out in the book.

by Anonymousreply 26205/10/2011

I wish we could see more of the book then little excerpts.

by Anonymousreply 26305/10/2011


Sounds promising then...

by Anonymousreply 26405/10/2011

The back cover synopsis describes Don as 'the handsome baby face CNN anchor..." really? Yes, he is handsome and has a baby face, but using that to describe Don is a bit tacky in his own memoirs.

by Anonymousreply 26505/10/2011

I guess I'm in the minority but I find him blandly attractive and not very interesting on camera. Where are all the fanbois coming from?

by Anonymousreply 26605/10/2011

I have scoop on Don and a different Ron that is sometimes discussed on these DL pages.

by Anonymousreply 26705/10/2011

What's the scoop?

by Anonymousreply 26805/10/2011

r265/r266 = Anderson

spill it r267!

by Anonymousreply 26905/10/2011

Don is on right now covering for Suzanne Malveaux.

by Anonymousreply 27005/11/2011

Don Lemon, "baby faced?"%0D %0D Epic. Fail.

by Anonymousreply 27105/11/2011

He has very refined features, so "baby-faced" is not that much of a stretch.

by Anonymousreply 27205/11/2011

Come on guys anyone get an advanced copy of the book or more scoop?

by Anonymousreply 27305/11/2011

The back cover only mentions his sexual abuse and his time as a CNN reporter. I read the forewords and he does dedicate his book to Tyler Clementi, but it is more in terms of being bully than being gay. Apparently, Don was bullied as a child and the death of Tyler Clementi impacted him. But, I don't know, there might be more info in the book.

by Anonymousreply 27405/11/2011

Does anyone think this could be about Don?

[quote]Which prominent TV personality is about to come out with the help of public relations guru Howard Bragman, who has helped dozens of celebs announce their sexuality? The media blitz will begin next week . . .

by Anonymousreply 27505/11/2011

Isn't Don's book coming out soon?

by Anonymousreply 27605/12/2011

Yeah I hope [275] is don.. any scoop?

by Anonymousreply 27705/12/2011

sounds like we have a winner.

by Anonymousreply 27805/12/2011

In the Murdoch's Post? Smith? Hemmer?

by Anonymousreply 27905/12/2011

Someone on another thread said Don appears to be conservative. I think he comes off that way because he is southern.

by Anonymousreply 28005/12/2011

I will be reading Don's facial expressions on CNN Weekend to see if anything is boiling under the surface for next week!

by Anonymousreply 28105/13/2011

I am happy for this if he comes out. For some reason, he seems like a nice person.

by Anonymousreply 28205/13/2011

Don is looking great in his red tie tonight

by Anonymousreply 28305/15/2011

Don is out the closet, honey!

by Anonymousreply 28405/15/2011

Awesome news!

by Anonymousreply 28505/16/2011

I knew Don in Baton Rouge. Actually Don is from Port Allen and went to elementary school at St. Francis Xavier. We grew up as childhood friends and he live around the corner from me and aunt lived in the house in front of me.

by Anonymousreply 28605/16/2011

Don and I grew up together riding our bicycles on the streets of Port Allen La Avenue A to be exact and lived around the corner from me. As children I/we never saw Don bullied as he along with his cousins, played all the time and never thought Don was gay nor did he act other than little boys act i.e racing bikes, jumping ramps. What ever he has decided later in life which he never informed us of will not stop him from being a friend. This news comes as a shock to all of us!!

by Anonymousreply 28705/16/2011

Southern Jaguar, are you the poster with Don's yearbook pic? Please post it!

by Anonymousreply 28805/18/2011

freeze your sperm for me to carry your child.

by Anonymousreply 28906/30/2011

What?%0D %0D Don Lemon showing pix of Ricky Martin's tattoos to Gail Shister on his iPhone. Her response: "oh my." #nlgja2011%0D

by Anonymousreply 29008/27/2011

This is how rumors get started, Ricky Martin has NOT been sexting @donlemoncnn. Disregard moderator. #NLGJA2011

by Anonymousreply 29108/27/2011

On the John King thread, people are saying Don's reporting style is too dramatic. I actually like watching his new theatrics on air. You never know when he's going to sad or pissed off!

by Anonymousreply 29206/17/2012

Shirtless pics?

by Anonymousreply 29306/17/2012

He has a nice body

by Anonymousreply 29406/17/2012

Whats the latest. Someone here said Don married his partner Ben. AC must hate that Don married his Ben before he married his Ben...

Don is also an occasional Republican like Anderson Cooper.

I still want to see Don's class photo from high school in Baton Rouge, one of you bitches said you had it

by Anonymousreply 29509/02/2012

Don Lemon was funny tonight during the post-Super Bowl coverage. The news was mostly about the power outage in the Superdome, but they kept checking the Baltimore crowds too see if they were getting out of control in the celebrating.

It was clear that he wasn't too well informed on the NFL, and he admitted as much. In fact he closed the night saying that the apologizes for not knowing sports well, but unlike some other broadcasters who fake it, he's not afraid to admit it.

He also said he feels the karma thing stung San Fran because of the anti-gay comments Chris Culliver made earlier in the week. It was the reason he wanted the Ravens to win.

The correspondent that CNN had in the Superdome was mostly useless, so overall the broadcast was a mess, but it was fun anyway.

by Anonymousreply 29602/03/2013

He's infested with AIDS you know.

by Anonymousreply 29702/03/2013

Don Lemon's comment that the Niners' loss is karma for one player's stupid antigay comments was unprofessional and graceless.

by Anonymousreply 29802/04/2013

Don is not married to Ben, he is single.

And yes, his style on the air is so dramatic and over the top at times it is FABULOUS to watch. That being said, I don't see it lasting much longer with Zucker taking over.

by Anonymousreply 29902/04/2013

My mommy says commenting on one's personal sexual preferences is tacky.

by Anonymousreply 30002/04/2013

R299, is he single, or did you just mean they're not married? They were attending events together until recently; did they break up?

by Anonymousreply 30102/04/2013

Don admitted on Wendy Williams that he and Ben Tinker split up. Sad! Thought they were a cute couple!

by Anonymousreply 30202/04/2013

[quote] Don Lemon's comment that the Niners' loss is karma for one player's stupid antigay comments was unprofessional and graceless.

Iknow,rite? Taking a stand on homophobia, as people do regarding sexism and racism, is just so... graceless.

by Anonymousreply 30302/04/2013

R301, I did not see that Wendy Williams appearance but I read Don's tweet where he definitely confirmed it.

R302, I do agree he seems sadder since the break-up and substantially more eratic.

by Anonymousreply 30402/04/2013

Does he have AIDS?

by Anonymousreply 30502/05/2013

I would be sad too! Don is 46 and Ben Tinker was a hot guy in his 20s. I don't see Don doing better than Ben as he continues to age. He probably realized that that was his last real chance at someone like Ben and is depressed because of it.

by Anonymousreply 30602/05/2013

I wonder if Don is throwing a bitchy Queen tantrum for being passed overfor a different show on CNN? Been with the network for over five years and still just a weekend anchor. That's why TJ Holmes left.

by Anonymousreply 30702/08/2013

He needs to stop being so emotional on tv.

by Anonymousreply 30804/03/2013

He bugs me. Not sure why. I think he might be an asshole diva. Just a hunch.

by Anonymousreply 30904/03/2013

I love it when Don takes sports. Being masculine.

by Anonymousreply 31004/08/2013

Well as for me, I like love, oh ho ho, I like love.


by Anonymousreply 31104/08/2013


by Anonymousreply 31204/15/2013

who is he dating?

by Anonymousreply 31305/06/2013

Does Don Lemon get something done to his face? He was on Wendy Williams today and when he gave a big toothy smile, it looked like he has cheek filler in.

by Anonymousreply 31406/20/2013

Ben Tinker is not even cute. Don is much better looking even at his age.

by Anonymousreply 31506/21/2013

r314, from what I can tell Don has always had high cheekbones

Don still looks damn good!

by Anonymousreply 31606/21/2013

Little Lemon!

by Anonymousreply 31706/21/2013

[quote]Does Don Lemon get something done to his face? He was on Wendy Williams today and when he gave a big toothy smile, it looked like he has cheek filler in.

He had same work that AC had done recently. They both went to the same Dr.

by Anonymousreply 31806/23/2013

Anderson said on his daily show last year he not had work fone. What did he and Don have done? Anderson looks the same to me.

by Anonymousreply 31906/23/2013

R319 That was last year. We are six months into the new year.....

by Anonymousreply 32006/23/2013


by Anonymousreply 32106/23/2013

Anderson looks exactly the same as he always looks, no work done.

by Anonymousreply 32206/23/2013

Don has moved to Harlem, USA!!!!

Has anyone here in NYC seen him around?

by Anonymousreply 32306/24/2013

Look who Don's been hanging with since he got to NYC!

by Anonymousreply 32406/24/2013

Maybe he'll be on WWHL.

by Anonymousreply 32506/24/2013

Snow Queen!

by Anonymousreply 32606/24/2013

Stop it r326, Don has dated other brothers before. Not that anything is wrong with him going on a date with Andy Cohen. Get it Don!

by Anonymousreply 32706/24/2013

I don't think Andy Cohen dates black guys.

by Anonymousreply 32806/24/2013

[quote]I don't think Andy Cohen dates black guys.

The way Andy would say it - he's not down with the swirl.

by Anonymousreply 32906/24/2013

Don said on Wendy Williams that u shouldn't should show off all your sexual tricks on the first date. That guys are after the hunt.

Are we to assume that means a rimjob is date 4?

by Anonymousreply 33006/24/2013

Dumb as the proverbial stump.

by Anonymousreply 33106/24/2013

r331 = Anderson Cooper

by Anonymousreply 33206/25/2013

Don isn't necessarily dumb but he's kind of weird.

Andy Cohen likes gingers.

by Anonymousreply 33306/25/2013

What is it about Don that gives him that strange tick?

by Anonymousreply 33406/25/2013

Any NYC sightings of Don yet?

by Anonymousreply 33507/01/2013

R330 No rimming is date 2!

Is Lemon permanently in NYC now?

by Anonymousreply 33607/01/2013

Yes R336, he moved from Atlanta to Harlem. He said on his Twitter feed that moving away from his longtime personal trainer was one of the awful things about leaving Atlanta.

Then he asked his Twitter followers if they had any recommendations for a (preferably Harlem-based) trainer.

He knows his priorities!

by Anonymousreply 33707/01/2013

I bet you those hoes in Hell's Kitchen have spotted him!

by Anonymousreply 33807/01/2013

Don is so gorgeous and I love that he looks at most mid 30s! I would like to see him on WWHL but I REALLY hope he's not fucking around with that troll Cohen. eew

by Anonymousreply 33907/02/2013

R333, no, he's very low-wattage. You can tell this any time he attempts questions outside of his script.

by Anonymousreply 34007/03/2013

I think he's rather plain-looking myself.

by Anonymousreply 34107/03/2013

Did anyone watch the Don Lemon special about the "N" word? It was most interesting and should shut up those who think Paula Deen is innocent.

by Anonymousreply 34207/03/2013

R342 I didn't. What did the special say? thanks in advance

by Anonymousreply 34307/03/2013

His special on the N word had great ratings.

by Anonymousreply 34407/11/2013

Check out the just-released Don Lemon 80s model pics! He has always been a good looking guy. 25-30 years ago he looked very cute while now he's handsome at almost 50:

by Anonymousreply 34504/19/2014

Actually Lemon is very bright. He's dated a lot of intellectuals also.

You wouldn't catch him dating some average bartender. And I doubt he's with Cohen.

by Anonymousreply 34604/19/2014

those modeling pics prove that he was always good looking, has great genes and has taken care of himself all these years later.

by Anonymousreply 34704/19/2014

Oh, I think he is cute.

I think someone has too much make-up on him though. He looks orange.

But I like him. Sure better than Miss Cohen.

I don't know about Miss Cooper anymore. Seems stuck-up and fixated on hot Hispanic men. So he wouldn't look at an ordinary looking guy--which, after all, she herself is.

by Anonymousreply 34804/19/2014

Don, if you are on here, you are a handsome butch guy. Seriously. Do yourself a favor and stay away from the C-word. Yes, Miss Andy herself. Ole girl has to at least have herpes. And you are prettier and smarter and can do so much better. Stay away from Miss C. too.

Now Sam would be a hot guy to go for, but I think he has a young one too.

by Anonymousreply 34904/19/2014

Don was so cute in those modeling pics! Very all-american.

by Anonymousreply 35004/19/2014

[quote]You wouldn't catch him dating some average bartender.

From what I can tell he only dates boss dudes, like that guy from Chicago. Im sure he's had enough average joes as cute as he was/is.

by Anonymousreply 35104/20/2014

Don could have been a teen idol actor had he wanted to. He surely had the looks for it. He's aged quite well too.

by Anonymousreply 35204/20/2014


by Anonymousreply 35306/17/2014

How are his ratings>?

by Anonymousreply 35408/25/2014

He acts to street and girly sometimes. He is a news anchor. Act like it.

by Anonymousreply 35509/18/2014

to 8sic) street and girly?

Huh, R355?

by Anonymousreply 35609/18/2014


by Anonymousreply 35709/20/2014

I hope Don's star continues to rise at CNN. He is really engaging. I would like to see him on a morning program, that suits his style.

by Anonymousreply 35809/21/2014

His comments about disciplining children "like a dog" deserve a good hard slap.

by Anonymousreply 35909/21/2014

Speaking of closeted news anchors, Greg Gumbel used to hire a friend of mine who escorted at the time. This was like 10+ years ago though, and I haven't talked to my friend in a while, so I don't know if he still is.

by Anonymousreply 36009/21/2014

R358 How about Don and Brianna Keilar from 8 to 10 am.

by Anonymousreply 36109/21/2014

r361, that would be the winning combination, but the dolt bosses at CNN would never let it happen.

by Anonymousreply 36209/21/2014

Speaking of Greg Gumbel...he is 68 y/o. WOW!

by Anonymousreply 36309/21/2014

How are his ratings?

by Anonymousreply 36409/23/2014

Pretty good.

by Anonymousreply 36509/23/2014

Not one person on CNN has pretty good ratings.

by Anonymousreply 36609/24/2014

Don was good in this exchange. Lamont Hill strikes me as a idiot.

by Anonymousreply 36709/24/2014

I wonder what Don's skincare regiment is like. He looks great.

by Anonymousreply 36809/24/2014

[quote]Lamont Hill strikes me as a idiot.

If you were a little nicer to me, I wouldn't have to strike you at all.

by Anonymousreply 36909/24/2014

[quote]skincare regiment

Oh, dear! Does he require an army of estheticians?

by Anonymousreply 37009/24/2014

Lamont Hill is hot

by Anonymousreply 37109/24/2014

Don probably just has good genes.

by Anonymousreply 37209/24/2014

Don has a nice face and great skin but he admitted before that he's too lazy to workout which is a turnoff.

by Anonymousreply 37309/25/2014

He's mixed raced not black.

by Anonymousreply 37409/25/2014


by Anonymousreply 37509/26/2014

really, r373? he looks fit

by Anonymousreply 37610/01/2014

He is fit. He is the one who dragged Brianna Keilar to spin classes when they were working together.

by Anonymousreply 37710/01/2014

very fit

by Anonymousreply 37810/09/2014

Dude looks very good. Look at his bod.

by Anonymousreply 37912/02/2014

You call that hot, R379?

by Anonymousreply 38012/02/2014

He needs to be careful with his journalistic integrity. He needs to rein in the sassiness and emotionalism.

by Anonymousreply 38101/07/2015

R374 No, he's black - his mom is just light skinned.

by Anonymousreply 38201/07/2015

He is obviously Negro

by Anonymousreply 38301/07/2015


by Anonymousreply 38401/13/2015

His ratings are lackluster at best

by Anonymousreply 38501/26/2015

He really clowned last night in that Blizzardmobile. CNN is a joke.

by Anonymousreply 38601/27/2015

I caught an episode of Wendy Williams yesterday and was surprised to see Don Lemon on, with two other people who were doing a celebrity gossip segment. I thought he was a "serious" news reporter/journalist for CNN, but he was on being all chatty and shady. Right before the segment aired, they put the camera on the 3 people as a teaser and they all made red carpet poses, like starlets do. Not what I expected from this newsman. I'm torn - not sure if it made him look less credible or more human/a fun guy.

Has he been on Wendy before?

by Anonymousreply 38702/07/2015

R387 yes Don has been part of her "Hot Talk Panel" numerous times before. He also came on the show when he released his book a few years ago.

Something I NEVER thought I'd see-Don on a MOTORCYCLE?????

by Anonymousreply 38805/15/2015
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