rosie o'donnell

‘Here’s the thing. I’ve never really dated anybody while I’ve been famous. And now I am, and boy, it’s wild’

SOUNDBITES — “Here’s the thing. I’ve never really dated anybody while I’ve been famous…it’s odd because I….started dating Kelli…when…Chelsea was born so 1997. So then when I sort of told everybody – big shock – [I’m a] lesbian…we were already there…so I never dated anybody while I was famous. And now I am, and boy, it’s wild. [She’s a] lovely, lovely, lovely, lovely person named Tracy, who has six children. So she was in Miami with her kids, and we had a great time. We went out to….see a movie…and walk around Lincoln Road and there were lots of people taking photos of us. And then people following us in the car taking photos. I felt like Madonna for a moment. Truthfully I’m not really that kind of famous where people follow me.” —Rosie O’Donnell, speaking Monday on her Sirius show, about new girlfriend Tracy Kachtick-Anders, whose Facebook profile is linked to in the satellite radio company’s release containing this quote