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  • Tenn. Dentist Trying to be ABC’s 1st Black ‘Bachelorette’

    Mar 4, 13 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *ABC’s “Bachelor” franchise, which has been criticized and even sued for its severe lack of minorities, is the target of a new social media campaign launched by a woman trying to be the first African American in franchise history to hand out roses. Misee Harris, a 28-year-old pediatric dentist from Tennessee, has fired up a […]

  • ‘Bachelor’ Sean Sends Leslie H. Home DURING their Date

    Jan 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 12 Comments

    *He couldn’t even wait until the rose ceremony. ABC’s “Bachelor” Sean Lowe sent home Leslie H. during their one-on-one date on Monday’s episode, and has explained the reason behind his decision in his Tuesday blog for People.com. He writes: “You usually know if a spark exists with someone within seconds of meeting that person. In […]

  • ‘Bachelor’ Sean Tells Robyn ‘My Last Girlfriend was Black’

    Jan 9, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Entertainment Weekly has an exclusive preview of next week’s episode of “The Bachelor,” in which star Sean tells one of the show’s three African American contestants that his last girlfriend was black. EW points out the irony of the conversation, considering this current season is the first to air since the show was sued for […]

  • Meagan Good’s ‘Deception’ Helps NBC Win First Monday of 2013

    Jan 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *NBC was a ratings winner on Monday due to “The Biggest Loser” and the series premiere of Meagan Good’s new drama “Deception.” “Loser” averaged 6.3 million viewers and a 2.4 in the 18-to-49 demographic, down 17 percent from Sunday’s premiere, while “Deception” followed with a so-so 5.6 million viewers and a 2.0. “Deception” did manage […]

  • Backflip Fail on ‘The Bachelor,’ But the Sister Got a Rose

    Jan 8, 13 by EURpublisher02 4 Comments

    *There are three women of color on “The Bachelor” this season, and one of them is already in the headlines because she literally fell on her head while trying to do a backflip. Remember, ABC’s reality dating series was the target of a lawsuit from two African American men last year who claimed the show […]

  • Racial Discrimination Lawsuit against ‘The Bachelor’ Dismissed

    Oct 16, 12 by EURpublisher02 2 Comments

    *ABC and Warner Horizon Television have won a class action lawsuit led by two African American men who claimed “The Bachelor” violated racial discrimination laws. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB’s RSS FEED] Nashville residents Nathaniel Claybrooks and Christopher Johnson alleged that the roles of the Bachelor and Bachelorette on the hit reality series have failed to feature […]