Sooooo… is he in or is he out?!
On Thursday, Anderson Cooper sat down with Andy Cohen to chat about daytime TV's current controversy, Michael Strahan up and leaving LIVE! With Kelly And Michael.
During his appearance on Watch What Happens Live, a caller asked the CNN anchor how he felt about the talk show host bailing on Kelly Ripa, and whether or not he would sit beside his famous friend at the desk.
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The journalist gave a pretty politically correct answer, trying not to show his hand, saying:
"Listen I love Kelly, and Kelly is the heart and soul of that show. It's gonna go on and continue to be great and I wish Michael the best in his new endeavor."
But, that wasn't enough for the Bravo exec!
The active member of #TeamKelly asked the TV personality point-blank if he'd take the job, to which the silver fox replied: