Great information, single girls! Online courting additionally blows if you become old — even for those who’re a supermodel.
At least, that’s in response to Paulina Porizkova. In an episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s “Red Table Talk” present Wednesday, Porizkova — greatest referred to as a Sports Illustrated cowl star within the Eighties who went on to rating a coveted Estée Lauder contract — hilariously spoke about her present state of singledom.
“Now I’m 57, and I’m in the dating pool,” Porizkova mentioned about half-hour into the episode, streaming on Facebook Watch.
“What is that like?” Pinkett Smith requested, to which Porizkova responded plainly, “It’s a small pool — dirty little puddle.”
She then elaborated on why on-line courting, particularly for older folks, “sucks.” According to Porizkova, it’s as a result of there are very restricted choices.
“It turns out that on the dating apps, men our age … that are willing to sleep with women our age have slept with all my girlfriends already,” she mentioned.
“There’s like these five guys we keep passing around. And they’re like: ‘So did you sleep with him yet?’ ‘Yeah don’t bother.’ ‘OK, cool thanks,’” Porizkova mentioned, imitating conversations she has along with her pals.
This is just not the primary time Porizkova has complained about courting. When People journal requested her in April to explain her romantic life, Porizkova responded with one easy phrase: “Crap!”
The supermodel famously married Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the Cars, in 1989 after the 2 labored collectively on the 1984 music video “Drive,” during which Porizkova co-starred.
The couple separated in 2017, however Porizkova maintained on “Red Table Talk” and within the new memoir “No Filter” that she continued residing with and caring for Ocasek even after they break up. In 2019, she discovered him lifeless in his bed room amid his restoration from a surgical procedure.
At the time of Ocasek’s demise, the 2 had been within the means of submitting for divorce. Porizkova was stunned to later be taught that the singer had disinherited her in his will, alleging that earlier than his surgical procedure she had “abandoned” him.
During her look on Red Table Talk, Porizkova spoke overtly about their marriage and the stresses of courting a rock star — tying in with what Porizkova described as her different romantic woe.
The mannequin mentioned she’s solely ever dated well-known folks, including that her pals suppose the previous first woman of the Cars ought to swap gears and search out “real people, real men that are going to respect you.”
Porizkova mentioned she has tried. To hear what she has to say concerning the presumed transfer from Raya to Bumble, try the complete interview above.