Braff, the oldest contestant, made it to the final two, but lost to 25-year-old Amanda Salinas. But when they showed his video to us, he said he was looking for someone to get married to and start a family.
They said the guy was younger — but they said the guy was going to be late 30s, maybe 40. It’s not likely I’m going to get pregnant and have children. There were things that happened [that were less than flattering]. I didn’t hear about the ghost town at first — I just heard about going away for 40 days with 40 kids without your parents.
You fill out your forms and tell a little about your personality. ” And I said, ”I can get a little carried away with tequila.” Funny how tequila was always there. I was not as shocked as some of the other women were when the twentysomethings were introduced. But I was surprised that everybody ended up making so much controversy that we were by ourselves, because that’s not true!
I couldn’t get myself in competitive mode with Amanda. There were more camera crew and producers than there were kids.
It looks like we willingly left, but there was no cheating going on, and that’s not entertaining to watch, so the producers said, ”You’re going. ” I figured it was only fair, since I’m the one who put our engagement on hold to go on the show, that I ask him to marry me. — Who the hell could fall in love with Flavor Flav? One night, a friend said, ”You can go back to construction — just own your own business.” So that’s what I’ve been doing ever since. I think I just wanted to be on TV for the fun of it. It took a while to convince my mom to do it, and my dad didn’t like the idea because he was scared of how it was all going to turn out.I’m more mature now; people meet me and say, You’re not the girl we thought you were on the show.—Last year the 48-year-old appeared on NBC’s dating show that pitted ”kittens versus cougars” in a battle for the affections of tennis player Mark Philippoussis.They actually did handle it pretty sensitively, so maybe I blew it.Mark Philippoussis is straight and is pretty "gay".