Paulina Porizkova Explains Why The Dating Pool At 57 Is More Like A ‘Dirty Little Puddle’

Nice information, single women! On-line relationship additionally blows whenever you grow old — even in the event you’re a supermodel.

At least, that’s in line with Paulina Porizkova. In an episode of Jada Pinkett Smith’s “Red Table Talk” present Wednesday, Porizkova — finest often called a Sports activities Illustrated cowl star within the Nineteen 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 Fb 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 relationship, particularly for older individuals, “sucks.” In keeping with 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 isn’t the primary time Porizkova has complained about relationship. When Individuals 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 Automobiles, in 1989 after the 2 labored collectively on the 1984 music video “Drive,” through 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 cut up. In 2019, she discovered him lifeless in his bed room amid his restoration from a surgical procedure.

At the time of Ocasek’s loss of life, the 2 had been within the technique of submitting for divorce. Porizkova was shocked to later study that the singer had disinherited her in his will, alleging that earlier than his surgical procedure she had “abandoned” him.

Ric Ocasek with Porizkova in 2001.

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Throughout her look on Purple Desk Speak, Porizkova spoke brazenly about their marriage and the stresses of relationship a rock star — tying in with what Porizkova described as her different romantic woe.

The mannequin mentioned she’s solely ever dated well-known individuals, including that her pals assume the previous first woman of the Automobiles ought to change gears and hunt down “real people, real men that are going to respect you.”

Porizkova mentioned she has tried. To listen to what she has to say in regards to the presumed transfer from Raya to Bumble, take a look at the complete interview above.