“Big Brother is worse than you think–get out now”

“Big Brother is worse than you think–get out now.”
A plane rented by a group calling themselves Media Jammers flew over the Big Brother house Wednesday with a banner telling the house guests to “get out now.” The producers heard about the first attempt, and locked the house guests inside to prevent them from seeing it. But the plane made a second trip, and this time, the message got through. BigBrother2000.com, the show’s official site, called those responsible “[a] determined and apparently deep-pocketed group or individual,” but their site says they pulled it off for only $550.

Frankie leads Big Brother's parade of delusion

Frankie on Big Brother

Heading into the finale, the delusion continues, with a re-appearance by evicted Frankie.

Related: The unwatchable cast of Fox's Utopia keeps yelling and screaming.


Shark Tank is getting a spin-off

Shark Tank

Companies that get deals on the show will be followed for this new spin-off.

Also: Before the show began, Shark Barbara Corcoran was cast and then replaced--but then she sent this amazing e-mail and won the job.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.