TV Bachelor Nation Is Divided Over Arie Luyendyk Jr. Announcement: The Internet's Best Reactions By Jennifer Drysdale 2:36 PM PDT, September 7, 2017 This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page. 48:25EXCLUSIVE: Why Peter Kraus Is Not 'The Bachelor' -- and Arie Luy…14:40Peter Weber on Possible 'Bachelor' Return, Kelly Flanagan Split …06:05Wells Adams Talks ‘Bachelor in Paradise’ and Possibly Taking Ove…01:05Watch the 'Bachelor in Paradise' Season 7 Trailer (Exclusive)01:52'The Bachelorette's Andrew S. and Michael A. Reveal If They Want…02:37‘The Bachelorette’s Connor B, Tré and Aaron Tease What to Expect…08:23'Love Is Blind': Amber Explains Why Her Feud With Jessica Isn't …03:34‘Independence Day’: Will Smith and Harry Connick Jr.’s Behind-th…03:38Cardi B Reveals Offset’s Reaction to Her Second Pregnancy and Wh…01:20'Why Women Kill' Sneak Peek: Dee Spills the Beans About Her Enga…01:51Lily James Is Seduced by a Waltz in Amazon's 'The Pursuit of Lov…01:32Chip and Joanna Gaines on the Pressures of Launching Magnolia Ne…02:38Luke Bryan Talks Returning to the Stage and Tour Bus Life (Exclu…07:36Jerry O’Connell on Joining 'The Talk' and Anniversary With Rebec…01:04'The Bachelorette': Katie and Greg Admit They're Falling for Eac…02:20'The Gateway' Trailer Starring Olivia Munn, Shea Whigham and Tar…14:49Symone and Gigi Goode on Growing Up Queer, Their Friendship and …01:47Taylour Paige and Nicholas Braun Can't Escape the Craziness in '…01:39‘Making the Cut’ Judges Heidi Klum and Tim Gunn Talk Not Being A…01:49Jon Bon Jovi and Son Jesse Talk Working Together in the Wine Bus… Arie Luyendyk Jr. was announced as Bachelor No. 22 on Thursday morning, and shortly thereafter, Bachelor Nation made its thoughts known. HINT: they're not exactly pleased. One person pretty jazzed about the choice, however, is Zach Braff. RELATED: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Named ABC's New 'Bachelor' -- 5 Things You May Not Remember About Him "I can't believe I'm the Bachelor! I didn't even audition," he tweeted on Thursday, joking about his resemblance to Luyendyk. "Looking forward to the fantasy suites." I can't believe I'm the Bachelor! I didn't even audition. Looking forward to the fantasy suites. pic.twitter.com/lenjbeEE68— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) September 7, 2017Former Bachelor Sean Lowe, meanwhile, responded to the news with a polite dig at Luyendyk's appearance. My grandmother has been petitioning for an older, grayer gentleman to be the bachelor for years now. She's excited @ariejr!— Sean Lowe (@SeanLowe09) September 7, 2017... which this person so kindly agreed with: shoutout to ABC for providing a pair of #TheBachelor promo shots that manage to make Arie look like his own son pic.twitter.com/egfYWYVrXm— Molly Fitzpatrick Service Area (@mollyfitz) September 7, 2017This lady said everything she needed to say with one look: And here's what everyone else thinks about the decision: When you order something online vs. when it arrives in the mail #TheBachelorpic.twitter.com/z2wKZvDu2v— Dana Weiss (Taylor's Version) (@TheDanaWeiss) September 7, 2017Me when they revealed #TheBachelorpic.twitter.com/hS7j0q6ueV— Shayla Smith (@shaylaasmith) September 7, 2017Raise your hand if you feel personally victimized by @BachelorABC choice for the new bachelor #thebachelor#bachelorpic.twitter.com/JPv8iu7Qx2— Kristin Nesselt (@KGar15) September 7, 2017Me trying to figure out how could Arie Luyendyk Jr. become the new Bachelor instead of Peter #TheBachelorpic.twitter.com/Zk5Pf3LFPv— Wirjil (@Wirjil) September 7, 2017"I'm so excited to watch Arie as #TheBachelor " ...is what I would have said 5 years ago... pic.twitter.com/C5rV3xNJ9B — The Bachelor Lady (@BachelorLady) September 7, 2017My actual reaction to #TheBachelor announcement pic.twitter.com/dKruRYsCGk— Alyssa (@alyssacf10) September 7, 2017If you think we're all disappointed, imagine the people who signed up to be a contestant thinking it'd be Peter, Wells or Eric! #thebachelor— Amanda (@gallagal266) September 7, 2017All of #bachelornation rn 🥀 #thebachelorpic.twitter.com/K1TxOE8nnW— Hannah Young (@uhhuhhannah) September 7, 2017One person not getting the message, however, seems to be Bachelor creator Mike Fleiss. This is by far the most positive reaction we've ever had to announcing the new #thebachelor... Thank you, #BachelorNation !— Mike Fleiss (@fleissmeister) September 7, 2017Only time will tell if the internet's outrage will calm down. But one thing's for sure: A Bachelor nation divided against itself cannot stand!!— Mike Fleiss (@fleissmeister) September 7, 2017Reflect on what could have been in the video below. EXCLUSIVE: 'Bachelorette' Contestant Peter Kraus on His Feelings For Rachel, Being the Bachelor This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page.