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.”

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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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.