'Bachelorette' Season 17 premieres minus Chris Harrison, but with lots of other stuff

‘Bachelorette’ Season 17 premieres minus Chris Harrison, however with plenty of different stuff

Katie Thurston met the lads vying for her coronary heart, however one man integral to the present was noticeably absent.

Longtime host Chris Harrison has stepped back from the show after making racially insensitive comments and was changed within the first episode by former Bachelorettes Tayshia Adams and Kaitlyn Bristowe.

They have been fairly nice, however the true stars of the evening have been the myriad methods the Season 17 potential suitors tried to seize Thurston’s consideration.

We had excessive hopes when the limos rolled up with the 30 contestants — on condition that as a contestant on final season’s “Bachelor” Thurston confirmed up together with her vibrator — and we weren’t upset Monday evening.

From James, who confirmed up in a present field, to Connor B., who dressed up as a cat in a full costume to show his widespread love of felines with Thurston, it was positively a #ThirstyForThurston form of night.

However the frontrunner in accordance with social media seems to be Greg, who loves children and offered a necklace his niece had made out of pasta.

Cue romantic sighs.

Thurston, a financial institution advertising and marketing supervisor, told The Hollywood Reporter she had some qualms about doing the present given the Harrison controversy, however she could not move up the chance.

“So after all it wasn’t a right away sure for me. It was one thing I had to consider over time,” she stated. “I did not wish to dwell life with the remorse of not taking this opportunity to fall in love on this very distinctive method, so I stated sure.”