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Jesse Palmer has been named as the new host of The Bachelor.

The former host, Chris Harrison, was released after a much-publicized racism scandal.

Palmer, a former contestant, says he’s humbled by the opportunity to serve as host of the show.

Season 26 of The Bachelor is set to go into production within the coming weeks.

Do you like the selection of Jesse Palmer? Who else would have been a good host?

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