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Kelly Ripa Takes On-Air Jab At Michael Strahan About His Divorces


Kelly Ripa took an apparent dig at her soon-to-be-departing co-host, Michael Strahan.

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“I don't have a take on it, but I want yours,” she said while introducing a segment about divorced couples on Friday morning on Live!  “You’ve gotten divorced.”

The former New York Giant looked shocked when Ripa brought up his two failed marriages in a question that seemingly came out of nowhere.

“I look at it like this, if you are in a relationship with someone, hopefully, there was love there at some point or you wouldn't have been in a relationship with them in the first place. Things change,” he said.

Ripa, who just celebrated her 20th wedding anniversary, had one more comment. 

“To me like, I said, I don't have a frame of reference, but it sounds like it would be a terrible idea,” she said.

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It marked the second day of awkward exchanges between the two.

On Thursday, during a wildlife segment, Ripa said she wanted to bring a feisty, screaming armadillo to her next contract negotiations.

Entertainment reporter Mary Murphy told IE: “The fact that she made jabs at his past divorce is pretty low, but then again it speaks to the situation. He was taken away, he left without telling her.”

Watch: Michael Strahan to Part Ways With Kelly Ripa to Join Good Morning America 

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