MBartiromo_10.12.jpgCNBC’s Italian Money Honey, Maria Bartiromo is once again hosting this year’s Columbus Day Parade in New York City, shown locally on WNBC, which means she’ll have to put up sitting next to co-host Joe Piscopo for the next few hours.

Could be worse… could be Dylan Ratigan.

We kid!

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