http://pagesix.com/2015/09/27/wendy...-guests/?_ga=1.111014092.857373566.1425620010. Wendy Williams told to stop the gossip to get better guests “Wendy was never really getting the caliber of stars like Kelly [Ripa] and Michael [Strahan],” a source told Page Six. “So they brought in Schanda. Wendy will tone down the gossip to get bigger stars. A-list celebs want that friendly, soft, People magazine thing.” Insert your own Turk and Stern comparisons.