Chiara denies boyfriend-girlfriend relationship with Roddy; calls it friendship.

Chiara denies romantic relationship with Roddy; calls it “true friendship.”
Now out of the Big Brother 3 house, Chaira Berti–she of the secret codes and of drunk driving charges–says that the boyfriend-girlfriend relationship with Roddy was the result of editing. She tells The Hartford Courant that while there was “flirtation,” “really it was true, true friendship. And it was a friendship just like Marcelle’s [sic] and Amy’s–the only difference was, he’s [Roddy] not gay.” She also says she wants Jason or Roddy to win.

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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