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The Bachelor and Bachelorette

Colton Underwood, Carole Baskin, and Netflix’s power to frame a story

Netflix used its platform to suggest Carole Baskin is a murderer and ignore Joe Exotic’s racism. Now it’s going to help gay Bachelor Colton Underwood rehabilitate his image. My thoughts about the power Netflix has to portray people however they want.

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Bachelorette 17: Kaitlyn Bristowe and Tayshia Adams replacing Chris Harrison

Chris Harrison has been replaced as host of The Bachelorette season 16, which will have two co-hosts: former Bachelorette stars Tayshia Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe. Will the show use this as an opportunity to redefine the host’s (limited) role?

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Chris Harrison’s indefinite exit from The Bachelor won’t fix the franchise’s racism

Chris Harrison is “stepping aside” as host of The Bachelor after apologizing, twice, for a horrific interview with Rachel Lindsay in which he belittled criticism of Bachelor 25 front-runner Rachael Kirkconnell’s participation in a racist event.

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