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The Bachelor Spoofs: 8 Hilarious Comedy Routines In Honor Of The Finale

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.22.2012 | Women

Whether you love or hate "The Bachelor," you've probably caught a glimpse of enough ABC promos to know that tonight marks the end of Ben Flajnik's que...

A Proposal Planner's Advice For 'Bachelor' Ben

Michele Velazquez | Posted 05.09.2012 | Weddings
Michele Velazquez

This year, we are all waiting to find out if Ben "The Bachelor" is going to pick controversial Courtney or Lindzi. But as a proposal planner, I also wonder, how is he going to propose?

Strangers Compare Notes On 'The Bachelor'

The Huffington Post | Lori Fradkin | Posted 03.12.2012 | Women

When HuffPost Women put out a call for random friends, I received an email from my aunt, Barbara Brounes, telling me about a woman she met on an plane...

Bachelor Party: The Real Ben F

Ruggy Joesten | Posted 05.09.2012 | San Francisco
Ruggy Joesten

Chances are you've seen the finely-coiffed Ben Flajnik lately, gracing the pages of every celebrity rag in publication. Want the skinny (dip) on his favorite haunts in the city? Yours truly investigates.

Bachelor Bingo

TresSugar | Posted 03.09.2012 | Women

This season of The Bachelor is about to come to an end, as next Monday Ben Flajnik will be giving his final rose to either horseback-riding Lindzi (wi...

Women Tell All: Fears, Tears, and (So Many) Regrets

Ilene Kleinbaum | Posted 05.07.2012 | TV
Ilene Kleinbaum

I have to say, (Wo)men Tell All is usually one of my favorite episodes all season, but this episode was very underwhelming.

WATCH: Ellen 'Appears' On 'The Bachelor: The Women Tell All'

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 03.07.2012 | Women

Just in case you needed another reason to completely adore Ellen DeGeneres, she went and edited herself into "The Bachelor: The Women Tell All." "...

'The Bachelor' Ep. 10 Fashion Recap: The Women Fight Over All

Ellie Krupnick | Posted 05.05.2012 | Style
Ellie Krupnick

After week after week of dwindling fashion, with fewer and fewer would-be Mrs. Flajniks in the running, we finally have some style to speak of! Episod...

'The Bachelor' Recap: Women Tell All in 140 Characters or Less

Lincee Ray | Posted 05.05.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

The show has never really delivered any moments of true drama since the day Jason Mesnick told Melissa, "I love you, just kidding."

Metaphorically Speaking: Overnight Dates Are Windows Into the Future

Ilene Kleinbaum | Posted 04.29.2012 | TV
Ilene Kleinbaum

It's overnight date night, which translates roughly into "put out or get out." As we've seen in past seasons, denying this overnight date does not work well in the contestant's favor.

'The Bachelor' Ep. 9 Fashion Recap: Let's Get Comfortable...

Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.28.2012 | Style
Ellie Krupnick

You guys, things are getting real. Our Season 16 Bachelor, Ben Flajnik, has met the parents and is ready to "take things to the next level" with three...

'The Bachelor' Recap: Week Nine Pop Quiz

Lincee Ray | Posted 04.28.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

The Feb. 27 episode didn't even come close to entertaining. I would call it a distant cousin of mediocre. Like Ben's wardrobe, it was two hours of a bland, forgetful ensemble.

'Bachelor' Contestant Actually A Nice Girl?

Posted 02.21.2012 | Celebrity

Courtney Robertson, the "Bachelor" contestant with the suspiciously high-pitched voice and penchant for nude swimming, may be portrayed as the schemin...

'The Bachelor' Recap: Hometown Dates -- The Ultimate One-on-One

Ilene Kleinbaum | Posted 04.22.2012 | TV
Ilene Kleinbaum

Luckily for us, there was no interaction amongst the ladies tonight (Courtney said it best, she's so happy to be away from the girls). It's hometown date night!

'The Bachelor' Ep. 8 Fashion Recap: Too Many Boots!

Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.21.2012 | Style
Ellie Krupnick

Episode 8 of "The Bachelor" brought the infamous Hometowns, when the Bachelor gets to journey to the remaining contestants' homes and see them in thei...

Was This The Most Boring Episode Of 'The Bachelor' Ever?

Lincee Ray | Posted 04.21.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

Hometown dates on "The Bachelor": Is it too much to ask for a shotgun-toting dad or a grandmother who gets a little too handsy after pre-dinner cocktails? These families were almost normal. Where's the fun in that?

'The Bachelor' Ep. 7 Fashion Recap: Bikinis Galore!

Ellie Krupnick | Posted 04.14.2012 | Style
Ellie Krupnick

In Episode 7 of "The Bachelor," Ben Flajnik and his six would-be wives jump from Panama City to Belize, where Ben introduces the episode with some ser...

'The Bachelor' Recap: Lessons Learned From Week Seven

Lincee Ray | Posted 04.14.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

Thank goodness we still have Courtney in the running. Otherwise, we'd spend two hours every Monday night watching Ben paint the town beige in his bland-colored v-neck tee and unkempt coif.

Monday Roundup: Best #Bachelor Tweets

Posted 02.13.2012 | Women

It's already been established that (some) smart women love "The Bachelor" and that there are a variety of rockin' "Bachelor"-watching parties said wom...

'The Bachelor' Contestants: The Science Behind Their Obsessions

Jo Piazza | Posted 04.10.2012 | TV
Jo Piazza

Just as the dating competition prepared to narrow to a field of just six lucky ladies, audiences had to brace themselves for the cringe-worthy displays from women terrified of rejection -- but their desperate acts may be backed by scientific reasoning.

Robin Wilkey

The 'Bachelor' Talks Dating In SF, Meeting The Parents And Running A Winery

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.09.2012 | San Francisco

Who: The Bachelor, Ben Flajnik Current Gig: As the star of ABC's "The Bachelor," Ben certainly has his hands full. But when not stealing hearts and...

'The Bachelor' Recap: The Ups And Downs of Ben's Relationships

Lincee Ray | Posted 04.08.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

Rachel and Jugs McGee (Blakeley) were paired up for the dreaded two-on-one date: two girls, one rose; one stays and one goes. Rachel is freaking out about being the third wheel.

Tasting Notes on Wine and TV and a Lucky Wine

Mary Orlin | Posted 04.02.2012 | Home
Mary Orlin

What does wine have to do with the Chinese Year of the Dragon? About 1000 cases if you are Iron Horse Vineyards and you make bubbly.

'The Bachelor' Recap: Memorable One Liners

Lincee Ray | Posted 03.31.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

All six people watching at my house screamed interjections at the television at Ben's disposal of the coolest girl in the bunch. She had an unfortunate exit interview that included choking sobs peppered with hiccups and bouts of ugly crying.

'The Bachelor' Recap: A Soundtrack For Ben's Great Outdoors Dating

Lincee Ray | Posted 03.24.2012 | TV
Lincee Ray

Poor Kasie B ... She's professed her love roughly 19 times to the camera, 136 in her journal and I'm confident she worked in an "I love you" once or twice as she whispered sweet nothings into his ear.