The three part Real Housewives of New Jersey reunion is set to air this Sunday and RumorFix is reporting details to a very sensitive subject… claims that Dina Manzo has never acknowledged her autistic nephew Nicholas Laurita.
A source tells the site, “The host Andy Cohen asked Dina ‘Do you see Nicholas?’ to which she replied, ‘No. I’ve never met him.’”
“Andy continued prying, asking, ‘I thought he had autism?’ Dina answered back, saying, ‘Yeah but he’s making progress every day. She’s [Jacqueline] in an area that has a lot of resources, so it’s not that bad.’”
Sources say the other cast members looked shocked by Dina’s answers and Andy continued.
“Do you think you’re ever going to meet him?” to which Dina claimed, “No. I’ll just love him in my own way.”
Dina responded to RF’s story on Twitter, writing, “Now that’s disgusting to omit what I really said~Children & parents r off limits to this BS & I know ur source that makes it worse.”
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