Why did 'The Bachelor' censor a fully clothed contestant?

Why Did 'The Bachelor' Censor a Fully Clothed Contestant?
Why Did 'The Bachelor' Censor a Fully Clothed Contestant?


There was some bizarre and inexplicable censorship on "The Bachelor" Monday night.

In case you missed it, the awkward situation happened to Jill. She was wearing a bikini bottom on the show, but her backside was blacked out with a censoring box. Now, if she was wearing a thong bikini or something super inappropriate, that would be one thing -- but her front was blocked out, too.

Jillian herself seemed equally baffled, saying on Twitter that she was wearing a normal bathing suit bottom. Twitter users had a field day speculating about what went wrong, but the black boxes didn't end there.

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Jillian was continually censored out, from all angles. Yep, ABC even censored her jeans. Huh?! Jillian jokingly sent out a pic of herself in jeans -- butt unblocked.

Viewers were tweeting about the seemingly excessive censoring of Jillian, and the jeans moment was especially confusing to many. If it was supposed to be a little inside joke, ABC didn't really try to get us all in on it.

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Jordan, the woman who claimed Jillian's behind was, well, hairy, took it back on Twitter, saying she was simply intoxicated when she said that.

So, all's well that end's well -- pun intended. Anyway, no comment from ABC on why Jillian's butt was so inappropriate for TV. BUTT, we'll keep you posted. Sorry.

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