Jenny McCarthy Talks About Hookups After Jim Carrey

Celebrity Body Sep. 27, 2010 AT 4:19PM

Jenny McCarthy's in no rush to find a new steady after she and Jim Carrey ended their five-year relationship earlier this year.

In May, about a month after she and Carrey, 48, announced their breakup, McCarthy was spotted making out with an unidentified man in Las Vegas; "yes, I kissed a mystery man in Vegas," she later Tweeted.

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On Tuesday's Oprah Winfrey Show, McCarthy opens up about the split for the first time; Oprah even asks about the Vegas dude.

"I have been...diet dating," McCarthy, 37, says. "I'm not taking anything too serious right now."

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The star adds that she wasn't bothered by Carrey's superstar level of fame: "My identification wasn't caught up on...being a celebrity's girlfriend...I did check on that, by the way...My ego's fine."

McCarthy is a single mom to Evan, her 7-year-old son with ex-husband John Asher.

"I'm a warrior mom!" she says.

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Would she ever get back together with Carrey? Find out her answer in this clip (above).

The episode airs Tuesday at 4 p.m. EST on ABC.

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