OPINION: Editor James Bennett's column: Promising 'Bachelor' season ends with everyone's heart broken

James Bennett, The Anniston Star, Ala.
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Mar. 18—This season's episodes of "The Bachelor" were supposed to be groundbreaking and historic with Matt James cast in the lead role.

It turned out messier than a preschooler's bedroom after playtime, temporarily costing longtime show host Chris Harrison his job, winner Rachel Kirkconnell her reputation and exposing James as one of the most disappointing bachelors in franchise history.

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James Bennett is Executive Editor. Contact him at 256-235-3540 or jbennett@annistonstar.com.