05/04/2012 03:53 pm ET Updated May 07, 2012

Chris Harrison Divorce: 10 Reasons Why He Should Be The Next ‘Bachelor'

In case you haven’t already heard, Chris Harrison is getting a divorce from his wife Gwen Jones. HuffPost Celebrity referred to the split as a “case of brutal irony” because Harrison is the longtime host of ABC's “Bachelor” franchise, where bright-eyed (and often dim-witted) men and women search for true love … and go on a lot of journeys … and totally are NOT there to make friends.

After we got over the initial shock of Chris Harrison’s split -- I think at least one “Nooooooo!” was expressed -- we started thinking about how perfect our beloved Mr. Harrison would be as a “Bachelor” leading man himself. (People evidently agrees.) Here are our 10 reasons that Chris Harrison should cast himself as the next “Bachelor.”

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10 Reasons Why Chris Harrison Should Be The Next 'Bachelor'