someone like ed needs leverage, that's the only way he can get a girl. he is physically disgusting, and has a horrible personality.
he seems to be a mid 50's renter, so no home $$ to speak of, has declared bankruptcy twice I recall. I doubt he has any savings or retirement, probably horrible credit. So basically all he has is 90 day money, and the prospect of being on tv. pretty pathetic for a dude his age.
most women over 25-30 have some dignity, and are looking for someone who has done well for themselves, or has a future they can build together. so ed has to troll the young mo