She’s softer in person, possessed of a relaxed sensibility that hails, she says, from the simple need to take a break from the act of performing.“As the years go on,” Bernhard, now sixty, says, “you don’t have time to stay in character.Dating Direct is a fun and social online hub for eligible guys and gals, and hosts over 5,000 conversations every day.There’s an instant messenger service for real-time, one-to-one chats, letting you get to know your potential beau before making any move.And she knows her audience, even away from the spotlight.
There are also various off-shoots of with microsites for gay and lesbian dating, Asian dating, Christian dating and Polish dating.Now, Sandra has given an interview and she says the whole thing was for show."I didn't sleep with Madonna.We were pulling everybody's chains, creating a media frenzy."It certainly did that.A quick search on You Tube yields scores of old clips, a good number of them from Bernhard’s many appearances on Late Night With David Letterman in the Eighties, where she’d often derail the host’s attempts at an interview or do things like drag then-BFF Madonna to the taping (their friendship was tabloid-friendly and, apparently, short-lived); Bernhard recently admitted that she eventually stopped getting invited back.Or how about this: After critic Laurie Stone wrote that she was “petty and bilious” in a Village Voice review of Bernhard’s Off-Broadway hit, Without You I’m Nothing, the performer started to trash Stone in her act, even incorporating a message Stone left on her answering machine into the show, until Stone took legal action.
:) Back in the day, when Madonna was not having sex with athletes, it was assumed she was having sex with Sandra Bernhard.