The lucky winner, Darva
Conger, turned out to be less than chuffed however when her husband, balding small-time stand-up Rock Rockwell, was revealed to have had an abusively violent past.
American television crossed the taste barrier earlier this year when Rick Rockwell selected Darva
Conger from 50 hopefuls and married her live on television.
Pick a church or temple in your neighborhood and each weekend in June get dressed in a tasteful outfit or, better yet, in Darva
Conger and Rick Rockwell Who Wants to Marry a Multimillionaire?
and Rick, who've recently split up, insist on being as far apart as possible.
Conger, who famously married then split from Rick Rockwell on US TV gameshow Who Wants to Marry a Multimillionaire?
This same fellow, who seems to bounce from Murdoch to Moonie publications every few months, shocked Weekly Standard readers by announcing of his betrothed, "in her calm, there is the permanence I seek." Unfortunately, the permanence, like the marriage, lasted only slightly longer than the union of Rick and Darva
. Soon the Pod was back on the prowl.
"If Richard Hatch has now entered coverage of the story, can Darva
Conger be far behind?" Rich asks.
Visions of Darva
Conger danced in my head--she got to go to Oscar parties I couldn't even get into and gets offered a million dollars to pose in Playboy.
LAS VEGAS: A judge annulled the made-for-TV marriage of millionaire Rick Rockwell and Darva
Conger, who testified she was not told about her groom's background before their on-air wedding.
Conger, 34, who has split from Rick Rockwell, 42, only a week after meeting and marrying him on the show, said yesterday: "I don't think I was thinking clearly.
He picked Persian Gulf War veteran and casualty nurse Darva