bars now separate winning and losing UK Big Brother housemates.

bars now separate winning and losing UK Big Brother housemates.
A challenge determined which side of the house the UK’s Big Brother 3 housemates would live on. The five losers came out of seclusion after the challenge to find that they were on the primitive side of the house, with no money and only “basic furniture, an outside wood stove on which to cook and an outside toilet and shower, the BBC reports.” On the other side of the bars are, according to the BBC, “comfy sofas, the better bedroom, the pool, a £400 housekeeping allowance and hot water in the morning and evenings.”

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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