Credit: Ron Koeberer/ABC Television Group © 2012 Disney Photo: The Ladies Sip on Tropical Drinks on The Bachelor Season 16, Episode 3

Armageddon starts this Monday, January 16, a little after 8 p.m., with the return of a not-so-mystery woman (don’t click the link if you’d like to remain un-spoiled) on The Bachelor Season 16, Episode 3. Don’t be tardy to the emotional apocalypse party!  

As Chris Harrison told Entertainment Tonight of the surprise guest’s arrival, "We might as well have rolled a grenade into the cocktail party." Who is this woman? "She's from [Bachelor’s] past... and is someone who had a relationship with Ben. At least that's what she said."

(Yesterday ABC openly revealed who the woman was in a sneak peek promo video... then took down the video a couple of hours later. Was that a major “oops!” on their part? Still, watch the video here if you’d like a sneak peek at how it plays out.)

How did this “mystery” woman end up coming on the show to date Bachelor Ben Flajnik? "She called me and said, 'This is the situation, I want to come back'…[It was] up to Ben after that, and it was beyond explosive,” Chris said. “I didn't think the women would be happy, but I didn't think it would be such a huge deal. It's a category five meltdown."

Chris credits Ben with being such a great "catch" for bringing out the claws in the women. But he should credit the casting department for finding so many fame-hungry drama queens.

Source: Entertainment Tonight

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