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BB12 DRINKING GAME
Take a swig whenever someone speculates about double eviction
Matt is Head of Household
Brendon & Rachel are nominated
Britney holds veto
Matt holds diamond veto
Kathy is Have-not
Ragan is Staboteur 2.0
Random mood swings
Veto meeting Monday
Next CBS show is Wednesday 8pm: Stabotage, veto comp, Jeff & Jordan, veto meeting, assorted dramas
Sunday's show placed second with 7.5 million viewers, 4.5 rating and 8 share, behind Football Hall of Fame game on NBC with 11.4/6.8/12, and ahead of 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' rerun on ABC with 5.1/3.1/5, and 'The Simpsons' and 'The Cleveland Show' reruns on FOX with 4.0/2.1/4 and 3.8/2.0/4 respectively. Football also won the 18-49 demographic.
Who do you want to be the new staboteur to WREAK HAVOC?
They're soliciting stabotage ideas again but don't bother submitting any as they'll ignore them and do dumb stuff they wanted to do in the first place
Two hour finale is September 15
Matt opened Pandora's Box which held the return of the staboteur (in the form of Ragan) to WREAK HAVOC, and gave him diamond veto for 2 weeks.
Ragan will win $20k if he performs 3 tasks a week for 2 weeks undetected. His identity will be revealed to them on the finale.
Matt holds diamond veto for 2 weeks. He can override the regular veto if used this week or next, and name a replacement nominee.
I use Stabo/Staboteur/Stabotage because of the typo in an early official CBS BB tweet
Annie & Monet have been sprung from sequester so we won't have Revive-a-Hamster after all.
The first saboteur was Annie. She'd have won $50k if she lasted 5 weeks undetected.
Have-Nots have their own room again, cold showers again, slop again, plus popcorn, plus additional food items decided by viewer votes.
Nobody knows why Paolo isn't there.
The winner of BB12 will win $500k and 2nd place gets $50k. Hamsters earn $750 a week including pre-show hotel and jury sequester.
The habitat has 52 cameras and 95 microphones.
The recorded Big Brother in-house announcements are the voice of producer Don Wollman.
All feeds stay on one 'scene' when someone's in Diary.
|August 8, 2010 - Day 37
>> past >> present >> future >> all
>> Matt is Head of Household - Rachel & Brendon are nominated <<
>> Britney holds veto - Matt holds diamond veto <<
>> Tweeting Big Brother since BB8 - click to see all or follow - latest:
Rise and shine
Their day began with Rachel & Brendon bitching in the hammock over coffee, which was good enough comedy in itself, but then it got better
Rachel & Kathy were sitting in total silence at the dining table, the tension thick enough to cut with a plastic knife.. Matt came out of Diary and chatted a bit, then more silence.. Kathy finally left, Matt invited Rachel to open up, and the "everyone hates me" floodgates poured open.. Matt gave her a great talking-to about how it wasn't personal and the many game reasons she & Brendon were nominated.. he also pointed out how great she'd been the first week when she was nominated AND a Have-not
She seemed to listen but then she went off and sobbed alone, until Brendon came in glistening with sweat.. she told him Matt was a douchebag and that he'd said it was her fault everyone's making it personal now, making Matt out to be a total meanie, which is exactly how Brendon heard it
Later on, after all the many times Rachel said she wanted Kathy to apologize to her, Rachel actually apologized to Kathy.. she said she really was glad she'd won their bowling round, and how she really did understand the whole Hayden/Kristen, Kristen/Kathy, Hayden/Kathy, Britney/Monet situations, but that it was different for her & Brendon.. later Kathy made a point of telling Britney that she had not apologized to Rachel
WREAK HAVOC fail 2.0
They got another stabo video - this one was hidden from us like the early Annie ones.. apparently Rachel & Brendon were actually named in it? Or at least clearly identified without names, which is just wrong in my opinion, and worse than duct tape & crickets, but none of them got too excited about it one way or another
All of them napped at the same time for an hour or so except Matt, who was in Diary, so it was a very dull afternoon.. in another rerun, Enzo, Lane & Hayden made a whirlpool like BB10 Dan & Memphis Bob and BB9 Adam, Ryan & Matt did before them
Evening didn't bring much other than a rerun of Rachel trying to buy Britney's veto for $5,000, and the Pandora's Box & staboteur revelations on the show.. see the FAQ on left sidebar for how Matt's sparkly stickers cubic zirconium diamond veto works
The best group activity of the season came along when Britney & Ragan were trashing Rachel.. Hayden joined and they turned it into a talk show with advice for potential future BB hamsters
They were all quick & funny with things like Rachel's constant over-exposure and Brendon's toe, with puns galore (sabotoe, intoelerable), and Hayden of all people coming up with the suggestion WWJD (What would Julie do?) when deciding if something was inappropriate or not.. Matt joined for a few as a special guest, and acknowledged what was posted on that Average Joe message board that he had indeed really had his toenails removed - gah! (he is ShootingBlanks on that board)
It was a great time that rivaled the BB10 first week puppet show, and well worth the Flashback - it starts around 11pm.. earlier Hayden reported that Brendon was getting "riled up" over Rachel talking about her ex but that was withheld from us, and that's okay considering the great fun they gave us in the backyard
Rachel got sippy later and went around hardcore bikini-campaigning to everyone, one by one, as if it was Wednesday night and not just the irrelevant veto meeting coming up.. I thought she'd finally lost her mind but later she whispered to Brendon before sex that it was all an act, similar to her act for Rally Crashers
before CBS gets hold of it and turns it into something else for the air show
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LINES OF THE DAY
Brendon: Obviously the competitions were designed for small people, with small feet.. it's not fucking rocket science, it's just physics
Rachel: At least when I'm here the public gets to see drama
Brendon: Why don't they just happen to have a HOH competition that involves swimming?
Rachel: In hindsight I wish I'd just kept Kristen here even though she hated me
Enzo: I just want to eat so I can get tired and go back to sleep.. these are the mind games you play in this house, you have to fuck your own head up
Rachel: I didn't choose to have people dislike me
Matt: I know the Have-Nottie Rachel and I like her, and I know she's still in there somewhere
Rachel: No she's not
Rachel: I can't wait til you come to my town and see how personal it can really get
Matt: Well it's not personal with me
Rachel about Kathy: An apology is two words: Ï'm sorry for hurting your feelings
Kathy to Brendon: Thank you for making my tea and all that stuff
Brendon: If Matt's gonna talk to you like that, fuck him!
Brendon: I've spent more time with you than probably 90% of my relationships
Rachel: Do you like me better?
Kathy: Just for the record, I did not apologize
Britney: Where have you been all day Kathy?
Kathy: In my room asleep
Brendon: It's funny, you have so many stories about getting wasted
Rachel: It's my job
Enzo: What a corny ass saboteur message today
Britney: They always hear us talk about production but they never hear when we're out of milk
Rachel: My social game sucks
From the show
Rachel: I fought so hard I have to get another injection of botox because I've got so many wrinkles now
LINKS OF THE DAY
Get the 24/7 live feeds It's a whole different show than CBS puts on
BB12 parody Twitters
Big Brother Saboteur - Brendon's toe
Rachel & Brendon True Love video
Attwx.com all seasons BB history & trivia
My BB12 links page has many of the things Rachel talked about today
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BB9 - BB8 - BB7 - BB6 - BB5
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These are some of my favorites:
24/7 feeds - SuperPass free trial see everything that happens before it gets edited into something else for tv
SuperPass FlashBack instant replay by time/date/feed (requires SuperPass)
Hamsterwatch Twitter - Twitpic
Hamsterwatch Chatroom - Forum
BB adult/explicit links - updated with BB10 Steven Daigle
CBS Big Brother 12 the official site
DogDave BB12 scouts all the BB sites so you don't have to: all the news, edgy stuff & the best mini-recaps in town
Attwx Remembers Big Brother all seasons fun & reference by BB's number one fan
Sir LinksALot Big Brother 12 all the links, once again
Nominee speech scorcher: 1 Andrew
Makeout pairings: 2
Brendon & Rachel
Hayden & Kristen
Sex event pairings: 2
Brendon & Rachel
Hayden & Kristen
House meetings: 2
Major Noteworthy fights: 6
Rachel vs Annie
Andrew vs Kristen
Andrew vs everyone
Rachel vs Kristen
Rachel vs Ragan
Rachel vs Kathy
No major fights unfortunately
Deaths: 4 fishies
'The Soup' mentions: 3 of 5 shows
-Intro & Britney's flaming homosexuals
-Rachel the waitress chemist
-Matt's wife's fake illness
'The View' mentions: 1
-Matt's wife's fake illness
Pap smear incidents: 1 Andrew & Annie
Pre-season connections: 3
Hayden & BB4/7 Erika
Rachel & BB2/7 Boogie
Matt & BB8 Joe
Absentee hamsters: 1 Paolo
BBQ SMACKDOWN SCORECARD
Big Brother 12
I'm hoping for some killer matches
Big Brother 11
Round 1: BBQ 0, Jeff 0
Round 2: BBQ 0, Jeff ½
Round 3: BBQ ½, Kevin 0, Michele 0
Big Brother 10
No title events
Big Brother 9 Winter Edition
Round 1: BBQ ½, Ryan 0
Round 2, BBQ ½, Adam 0
Round 3, BBQ ½, Ryan 0
Big Brother 8
Round 1: BBQ 1, Dick 0
Round 2: BBQ ½, Zach 0
Round 3: BBQ 0, Dick 1
Big Brother 7 All-Stars
BBQ training sabbatical
Big Brother 6
Round 1: BBQ 1, Ivette 0
Round 2: BBQ 0, Howie 0
Big Brother 5
Round 1: BBQ 1, Cowboy 1, Drew 0
Round 2: BBQ 1, Drew 0, Diane ½
Round 3: BBQ 1, Cowboy 1, Nakomis 0, CBS 0
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