kissed bidders to get them to spend more money at the event's auction.
Handler poked gentle fun at the well-received Dallas Buyers Club, which itself deals with AIDS and teased everyone from Kenneth Cole to Cheyenne Jackson.
"Now a lot of people think that this is a fight that has been fought and already won, or that AIDS is only a problem in other countries, or that Matthew McConaughey and Jared Leto cured AIDS down in Texas... but they didn't," she joked. "Too soon?"
Handler donated $100,000 of her own money before the auction even began, while honoree Aileen Getty and her sister tossed in $1 million each.
"I'm going to give $100,000," Handler said. "I hate going to these things -- you get a little buzz going and then whoopsy! I have a traveler's check in my car."
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