Martha Stewart: 'I nearly signed up for Match.com'

Stewart tells NBC's Matt Lauer: 'I haven't found the next Mr. Right'

Author: Lisa Ray, Managing Editor, ClickOnDetroit.com, @ClickOnLisa, lray@wdiv.com
Published On: Apr 26 2013 12:23:03 PM EDT
NEW YORK -

In an exclusive interview with NBC's Matt Lauer, Martha Stewart admits she considered online dating but didn't get very far on her Match.com application.

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"I started to laugh halfway down the page. It was, like, impossible," Stewart told Matt Lauer in an interview to air next Tuesday and Wednesday, April 30 and May 1, on TODAY.

The 71-year-old media mogul and grandmother said she would have used her actual name online and not an alias: "I want to do my real thing."

Stewart said hasn't had much luck dating since her last long-term relationship ended several years ago.

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"I haven't found the next Mr. Right," she said. That doesn't mean she is giving up on looking. "Oh yeah, I love dating," she said.

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