Comment of the Day

Reader: The Bachelor Sets a Horrible Example for Young Girls

Lindsey Bartlett's latest post about Ben Higgins, the Denver resident recently named the star of The Bachelor's next season, featured plenty of photos, 

The pics captured him on Labor Day at the Pinehurst Country Club greeting fans, including a number of them who were quite young.

The age of some admirers bothered at least one reader, who doesn't see The Bachelor as a particularly good influence.

Here's what she had to say.

Megan Hanekom writes:
I hate that girls that young are fans of that show.... It's a terrible example of how to find love and is full of catty women.
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