if someone takes $10K and leaves Wed., a new person will enter the house.

if someone takes $10K and leaves Wed., a new person will enter the house.
As was revealed last week on Big Brother, Wednesday night’s live show will feature an offer of $10,000 for one of the house guests to leave. If someone takes the bait, Beth, an alternate, will enter the house. As the New York Times reports (story requires free registration), the producers were distressed that the public has voted out the most interesting house guests, so they’re trying to stir things up with the offer and new house guest. They even tried to get Jordan to return as the replacement, but couldn’t negotiate a deal.

Review: Married at First Sight

Marriage At First Sight

In an era of Tinder and Grindr, instant acceptance or dismissal of a potential partner, or instant sex with another body, Married at First Sight offers the thrill of watching strangers deal with the very basics of relationships.

Beyond the headline-grabbing premise, the series has turned out to be a stripped-down, authentic exploration of something very interesting. Read the full review.

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