NeNe Leakes I'm the Next Joan! [TMZ TV]

3/11/2015 10:00 AM PDT

Nene Leakes either had too much to drink, or too much ego ... or both. That's the only reasonable explanation for her to compare herself to Joan Rivers.

Nene's on the short list of possible new hosts for Joan's show ... and it sounds like her mouth is plenty warmed up for the gig.