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15 of Bachelor Nation's Most Notorious Villains

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15 of Bachelor Nation's Most Notorious Villains

Originally posted 08/09/2015 04:10PM

All's fair in love and reality TV, right?

While there's no doubt that many of our favorite contestants on The Bachelor and The Bachelorette over the years would probably agree with that phrase, there are quite a few seem to have taken it a little too literally. They plotted, schemed, lied and betrayed – and they made for some pretty amazing television in the process.

And, if we were really lucky, they then ended up on one of the spin-off shows, Bachelor in Paradise (currently airing Sundays and Mondays on ABC) and Bachelor Pad (which celebrates its fifth anniversary this weekend). In the spirit of free-flowing roses, champagne and drama, let's take a look back at all of the contestants that we loved to hate over the years – and a few we just plain hated.

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Former Bachelorette Star Andi Dorfman Penning Tell-All Book About Split With Josh Murray

Former Bachelorette Star Andi Dorfman Penning Tell-All Book About Split With Josh Murray

Originally posted 08/07/2015 06:00PM

From Bachelorette to Carrie Bradshaw?

Andi Dorfman, one of New York City's newest residents, told PEOPLE at a housewarming event hosted by Palm Breeze on Thursday that she's been writing a breakup book since her big move from Atlanta.

"It is basically a tongue-in-cheek diary of my breakup but it's also kind of like the anti self-help book," the former assistant district attorney says. "I went through a very public breakup but it was also extremely private.

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The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn and Shawn Crashed a Wedding in Her Hometown!

Bike Rides, Picnics and ... Wedding Crashing? Inside The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn and Shawn's First Days in Her Hometown

Originally posted 08/05/2015 01:30PM

Step aside, Owen Wilson and Vince Vaughn – there are two new wedding crashers in town.

Since arriving in Vancouver, Canada, on Tuesday, Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth have certainly kept busy. From bike rides and sunset picnic to crashing a local wedding, these two lovebirds can't seem to keep their hands off of each other.

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Love Notes and Secret Promises: Why Bachelorette Star Kaitlyn Says Shawn 'Was Always the One'

UpdatePosted 08/02/2015 02:05PM

Love Notes and Secret Promises: Why Bachelorette Star Kaitlyn Says Shawn 'Was Always the One'

Originally posted 07/29/2015 08:00PM

Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth open up about breaking the rules and their plans for a (really big) family. Subscribe now for all the details plus exclusive photos, only in PEOPLE!

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Find Out the Romantic Thing The Bachelorette's Shawn Did with All His Roses from Kaitlyn

Find Out the Romantic Thing The Bachelorette's Shawn Did with All His Roses from Kaitlyn

Originally posted 08/02/2015 12:00PM

Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth open up about breaking the rules and their plans for a (really big) family. Subscribe now for all the details plus exclusive photos, only in PEOPLE!

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The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn and Shawn Reveal the Truth About That Snapchat: 'We Felt So Bad!'

UpdatePosted 08/01/2015 01:55PM

The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn and Shawn Reveal the Truth About That Snapchat: 'We Felt So Bad!'

Originally posted 07/29/2015 01:30PM

Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth open up about breaking the rules and their plans for a (really big) family. Subscribe now for all the details plus exclusive photos, only in PEOPLE!

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Hilary Swank Is Not Dating a Former Bachelorette Contestant – But They Are Friends

Hilary Swank Is Not Dating a Former Bachelorette Contestant – But They Are Friends

Originally posted 07/31/2015 04:30PM

No need to whip out the roses. Hilary Swank is not dating former Bachelorette contestant Kasey Stewart, PEOPLE confirms.

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Bachelorette Runner-Up Nick Viall Has Cozy Night Out with Mystery Brunette

Bachelorette Runner-Up Nick Viall Has Cozy Night Out with Mystery Brunette

Originally posted 07/30/2015 06:30PM

Nick Viall had his heart broken by Kaitlyn Bristowe on the finale of The Bachelorette, but the reality star appears to be doing just fine.

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Inside the Bachelorette Rivalry: How Shawn and Nick Feel About Each Other Now

Inside the Bachelorette Rivalry: How Shawn and Nick Feel About Each Other Now

Originally posted 07/30/2015 08:20AM

Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth open up about breaking the rules and their plans for a (really big) family. Subscribe now for all the details plus exclusive photos, only in PEOPLE!

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Kaitlyn Bristowe Blogs About Shawn Booth's Bachelorette Proposal: 'My Heart Felt Like It Was Going to Explode'

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Kaitlyn Bristowe Blogs About Shawn Booth's Bachelorette Proposal: 'My Heart Felt Like It Was Going to Explode'

Originally posted 07/29/2015 11:40AM

Kaitlyn Bristowe and Shawn Booth open up about breaking the rules and their plans for a (really big) family. Subscribe now for all the details plus exclusive photos, only in PEOPLE!

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