“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.

Survivor San Juan Del Sur's dark cloud is lifted

John Rocker

In its third episode, Survivor San Juan Del Sur improved significantly as John Rocker faced off against an Amazing Race villain. But the Exile Island reward challenge remains a drag on the series.


Why Dick Donato left Big Brother 13

Dick Donato

The Big Brother villain known as "Evel Dick" has finally revealed why he left the show during its 13th season: he learned he was HIV positive.

Also: Dick claims he had no choice but to leave the game.

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