CBBUS, Epligoue: Redeemed

It was a show that made history in that it was the first celebrity Big Brother held here in the United States, and it ended as it began – with history again made with the oldest winner in BB US history in Marissa Jaret Winkour. The 45-year-old Broadway actress did the seemingly unthinkable going into […]

CBBUS, Part III: Responsibilities

The 19th-century writer Charles Dickens might have loved Big Brother, for this show and this season seems to be the best of times and the worst of times. We are simultaneously mindful of the machinations of these houseguests as if they were pieces on a chessboard, held in place by the consequences and the possibilities¬†each […]

CBBUS, Part II: Resurrected

The show is now fully underway, having now aired three episodes on CBS and eliminating it’s first houseguest in Chuck Liddell (7-1 was the vote tally) last night. The eviction cycles will be fast and furious over these remaining two weeks and change, so I’ll implore you all to go visit Hamsterwatch for the vital […]

BB19, Part V: Stay Of Execution?

We’re now past the halfway point of the 19th season of Big Brother, but yet 11 of the 17 are still playing, still holding on to their chance at a $500,000 payday in 38 days. It’s an unusual season where the fan base continues to shift between the favorites, and if your favorite is hated, […]

BB19, Special Comment: Judgement Night

I wasn't planning on doing another commentary until August 13th, but occasionally things change. That whole bullying episode with Cody Nickson and Jessica Graf against the other ten members of the house stirred up some things in me that I feel is worth mentioning sooner rather than later. If I wait a couple of weeks […]

BB19, Part IV: Wasted Days And Wasted Nights

Things are getting more interesting in Big Brotherland, and much like our current President’s administration, it seems every day recently has brought its own series of adventures and crises. In the past two weeks, Dominique Cooper and Ramses Soto have been evicted. Cooper, Jillian Parker, and Cameron Heard were all eliminated in the Battle Back […]