TV personality Kelly Ripa absent from ‘Live!’ again, Reportedly escaping to Paradise Amidst Drama

Kelly-Ripa-Kelly Ripa absent from ‘Live!’ again

On Thursday, TV personality Kelly Ripa was spotted for the first time since news of Michael Strahan’s exit from their show “Live! with Kelly and Michael.” reporter Chris Spargo says Ripa “threw a fit” after Strahan told her he was going fulltime to Good Morning America just moments before it was announced to the world on Tuesday. According to several reports, Ripa was blindsided by Strahan’s announcement, only being informed a few minutes before it went public.

While stepping out in NYC, Ripa was seen carrying Malcolm Gladwell’s book “David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants,” which focuses on what it means to be discriminated against and how to overcome other apparent setbacks. It was the second day that Kelly was absent from the ABC show, with Erin Andrews filling in for her for the rest of the week. Read more at


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