Former Bachelors Respond to the Death of “Bachelorette” Contestant Julien Hug

As I’m sure many of you have probably read by now, a sad story involving a former “Bachelorette” contestant broke today. Julien Hug, who was on Jillian’s season of the “Bachelorette”, was found dead yesterday morning in California. Not many details known at this point, so I’m not going to begin to speculate on what happened. You can google his name and read all the different accounts being reported. I never had any contact with Julien myself, but by all accounts he was very well liked in the house despite only lasting a couple episodes on the show. Thoughts and prayers go out to his family. I was able to reach a few of the guys from Jillian’s season that knew Julien, and here’s what they had to say about him:

Wes Hayden: “Julien was a nice guy and very likable. I remember he laughed a lot which made me laugh. My prayers go out to his family. He will be missed.”

Reid Rosenthal: “He was like the dad of the group. Always … Continue reading

November 4th, 2010 | 4 Comments | Posted in The Bachelorette 5 - Jillian

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Ok, so I’m a little late. Sorry. Just needed to find the time and motivation to sit down and hash this thing out. First things first, if you follow me on Twitter or Facebook, you saw me mention last week that I got dressed up for Halloween for the first time in probably 20 years this past weekend. Good times. Happy Hour lasted till the wee hours of the morning. No, I didn’t go as Jake. I thought it was rather obvious who I went as, but I’d say 75% of the people who came up to me asked, “Are you Octodad?” Huh? Who the hell is Octodad? Once I pointed out the Bluetooth, the earrings (which you can’t see in the pics), the Ed Hardy shirt, the eight kids, and the lovely inscription on the back, they seemed to guess correctly.

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So I’ve gotten this bit of info regarding a girl who was cast to be on this season with Jake. I emphasize “was”. This particular girl was … Continue reading