Andrew Spencer remains to be getting a rosy reception from a lot of Bachelor Nation.
Calls for the current “Bachelorette” castoff to become the next “Bachelor” are rising louder, regardless of his silence on allegedly offensive tweets from his previous.
“Make Andrew the next Bachelor!!!!!!!!!,” one fan not too long ago enthused through Twitter.
“Bachelor Nation waiting to sign the petition for Andrew S to be the next Bachelor,” one other particular person wrote.
The skilled soccer participant — who got sent home by Katie Thurston on final Monday’s episode, one week earlier than the pivotal Hometown Dates — has not addressed alleged tweets uncovered by Reddit customers which are misogynistic, fatphobic and racially insensitive.
Spencer, 26, is accused of writing the tweets as not too long ago as 2014, with one message allegedly calling girls “fat hoes” and others containing extra offensive phrases or sentiments.
Although many followers are throwing their support behind Spencer, different social media customers had been unable to see previous the allegedly hurtful tweets.
“Noooooo! I just said he was my favorite guy from the past few seasons,” a Twitter person wrote. “This is why I have trust issues.”
Added one other, “Damn Andrew!!! This is so disappointing. I never would’ve pinned him to have such a misogynistic and inappropriate mindset.”
As viewers will recall, Thurston, 30, despatched Spencer house final week, however the pair later shared an emotional alternate that ended with Thurston reconsidering her resolution and asking Spencer to rejoin the competitors for her remaining rose — an invite he declined.
But seven years earlier than he would vie for Thurston’s coronary heart on “The Bachelorette” Season 17, Spencer confessed his dream to at some point star on the franchise.
“Let me be the next Bachelor,” Spencer reportedly wrote in 2014.
But that admission may not sit effectively with some followers after different “Bachelorette” contestants had been despatched house this season for “not being there for the right reasons” after they expressed wishes to become “The Bachelor.”
Spencer could be the second black man to lead “The Bachelor” after Season 25’s Matt James.
Spencer’s alleged tweets got here to gentle not lengthy after fellow “Bachelorette” forged member Justin Glaze apologized for “ignorant and hurtful” social media messages of his personal that allegedly used homophobic slurs and insulted black girls.
Page Six has reached out to reps from “The Bachelor” and “The Bachelorette” for remark.