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'Big Brother' 2014 Finale Recap: Big Secrets And Winner Revealed

September 25th, 2014 8:48am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Finale: Big Secrets And Winner Revealed
Big Brother 2014 finally ended. Either Victoria Rafaeli, Cody Calafiore, or Derrick Levasseur took home the grand prize. Before that, the final three players had to compete to earn their final spots. Then they faced an intense grilling by the Big Brother 16 jury. So after it was all done, who won Big Brother 2014 last night.

Head of Household Competitions

Flying High, or Bye Bye: This is the competition where all the remaining houseguests must hang on hang gliders. The contestant who stays on it the longest, wins the first round of competitions. They also advance to round 3 of the HoH c...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 39 Recap: 'Flying High or Bye Bye'

September 20th, 2014 4:15pm EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 39 Recap: 'Flying High or Bye Bye'
Either Victoria Rafaeli, Cody Calafiore, or Derrick Levasseur will wear the Big Brother champion crown after Wednesday's Big Brother 16 finale. Three challenges stand in their way of seeing it through to the end of Big Brother 2014. The first round of those challenges happened last night on Big Brother 2014.

The Final Battle Begins...

Derrick expresses how confident he feels about his chances of making it to the final two. He knows Victoria and Cody will both take him to the finals. Derrick then secures his deals by separately celebrating making the final three with each of them.

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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 38 Recap: At The End Of The Day Beast Mode Goes Home

September 18th, 2014 8:24am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 38 Recap: At The End Of The Day Beast
The final four players on Big Brother 2014 were finally decided on Tuesday's eviction episode. Caleb Reynolds, Derrick Levasseur, Cody Calafiore, and Victoria Rafaeli have all been fighting the entire summer to stay in the house. The men have based their game on honesty and loyalty to their alliance. However, Derrick and Cody's true loyalty has always been to each other. The only player really standing in their way is Caleb. So now is the time to eliminate Beast Mode Cowboy from the Big Brother 16 game.

The Big Brother final four say goodbye to Frankie Grande by looking at the memory wal...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 37 Recap: A Grande Exit

September 17th, 2014 8:42am EDT
BB-Frankie
Frankie Grande's personality has caused division among the Big Brother 2014 viewers. So he may not be one of the most liked players in Big Brother history, but definitely one of the most talked about. On last night's episode of Big Brother 16, only two votes sealed his game fate. So did Frankie go to the jury house, or did Victoria Rafaeli's nine lives finally end on Big Brother 2014?

The Friend of My Enemy is Not My Friend

Frankie starts to get the sense that his days in the Big Brother house could be over soon. His fears are basically confirmed when Beastmode Cowboy, aka Caleb Reynold...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 36 Recap: Jury Fury

September 15th, 2014 9:08am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 36 Recap: Jury Fury
On the last episode of Big Brother 2014, a BB Rewind completely restarted last week's game. This means that the Head of Household, Veto Competition and Ceremony, and Nominations were completely invalid from the previous week on Big Brother 16. Now the houseguests must do everything again, but better.

Trust Me

Caleb Reynolds wins the "Seed Saw" competition redo. Frankie Grande mentions how he trusts Caleb, but knows not to feel safe about his game life this week. This is a good sentiment because Caleb, Cody Calafiore, and Derrick Levasseur celebrate Caleb's win because they believe it se...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 35 Recap: The Rewind Activated

September 11th, 2014 8:53am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 35 Recap: The Rewind Activated
Last night on Big Brother 2014, the remaining five houseguests found out what temptation cost them. To the remaining houseguests, host Julie Chen announced that all the games this week needed to be redone. This means Frankie Grande (the current biggest target in the house) is no longer safe. But he habitually escapes eviction when necessary. Frankie's game is also helped by the Bombonators blind loyalty to one another.

Victoria, Master Manipulator?

Victoria Rafaeli starts to breakdown about being evicted this week. Derrick Levasseur uses this opportunity to gain more of her trust.

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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 34 Recap: Welcome to the Freak Show

September 10th, 2014 8:37am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 34 Recap: Welcome to the Freak Show
Frankie Grande won his way to the final five on Big Brother 2014. Of course, this means he's the house's main target. But getting out Frankie seems impossible this week because he's the Head of Household. The Big Brother 16 houseguests are completely unaware that by pushing the Rewind button, the entire week is invalid, which makes Frankie eligible for eviction. This week's eviction nominees Victoria Rafaeli and Cody Calafiore may get a second Big Brother 2014 life this week.

General Nonsense

Cody starts developing paranoia about being evicted this week. Caleb Reynolds worsens the sit...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 33 Recap: Jeff Proposes To Jordan

September 8th, 2014 8:45am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 33 Recap: Jeff Proposes To Jordan
Last Thursday on Big Brother 2014, another double eviction sent two more female contestants into the jury house. Now only one girl stands in the way of a male-Bomb Squad dominated final four. But as the final five near the end of their stay in the Big Brother house, they may decide to cut each other sooner than they intended on Big Brother 16.

Stop and Rewind

The houseguests react to Christine Brecht's response from the crowd during her eviction. They believe that she talked badly about them behind their backs. Frankie Grande also tells Cody Calafiore that he believes his relationship w...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 32 Recap: The Crowd's Revenge On Christine

September 5th, 2014 8:24am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 32 Recap: The Crowd's Revenge On Chri
Nicole Franzel reentered the Big Brother 2014 house with the hope of winning the game. Since her return, nothing has gone in her favor. Now Nicole's second shot at winning the game ended on last night's episode of Big Brother 16. However, with another double eviction, Nicole's game wasn't the only one to take its final lap on Big Brother 2014.

The Last Second Chance

Caleb Reynolds decides to inform Frankie Grande that he almost nominated him for eviction this week. Caleb believes by spilling the truth now, he can do damage control before someone else tells Frankie about his almost plan....
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 31 Recap: The Ghost Of Dan Gheesling

September 4th, 2014 9:55am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 31 Recap: The Ghost Of Dan Gheesling
With only a couple weeks left in the Big Brother 2014 house, many players have already lost their sanity. Frankie Grande is one of these players. Recently, his paranoia has caused other Big Brother 16 players to want to evict him. Head of Household Caleb Reynolds discussed evicting Frankie over their main target Nicole Franzel with Bomb Squad alliance members Cody Calafiore and Derrick Levasseur. The Big Brother 2014 puppet Master Derrick doesn't want to evict Frankie because of Team America. But in the final days of Big Brother 2014, loyalties can easily shift.

Power Up for Grabs

Christi...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 30 Recap: A Slippery Slope

September 1st, 2014 9:30am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 30 Recap: A Slippery Slope
Since week 1, the Big Brother 16 game has been dominated by the Bomb Squad alliance. Now five members of it are so close to the finals. But could their loyalties finally waver on Big Brother 2014?

Paranoia Hits Frankie

The Big Brother 16 houseguests continue to fight for this week's Head of Household title. With Donny Thompson now evicted, only two players stand in the way of the Bomb Squad making it to the final 5: Nicole Franzel and Victoria Rafaeli.

Nicole knows she's public enemy number one. Frankie Grande's growing paranoia makes him ensure of his safety. Derrick Levasseur is skatin...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 29 Recap: Donny's Bold And Beautiful Offer

August 29th, 2014 8:12am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 29 Recap: Donny's Bold And Beautiful
Donny Thompson has been the underdog of Big Brother 16. People have repeatedly conspired to evict him, but he continued to beat the odds every week. Now it looks like his luck is finally over. Nicole Franzel has had an equally difficult time on Big Brother 2014. She was evicted two weeks ago by her Big Brother bestie Christine Brecht and was continuously betrayed by people she called friends in the Big Brother house. Now either Nicole or Donny will say goodbye to their shot at $500,000.

A Sprinkle of Doubt

Christine and Nicole start to bond again, which immediately creates paranoia in Fra...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 28 Recap: Folding Under the Pressure

August 28th, 2014 3:26pm EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 28 Recap: Folding Under the Pressure
Many Big Brother 2014 fans have been unhappy with the favorable ways CBS has edited Youtube Star Frankie Grande. On last night's episode, he was edited in villainous way. One of America's favorite players, Groundskeep Donny Thompson, suggested that Team America's mission for the week be to save him. The third member of Team America, Derrick Levasseur, was on the fence about the idea, but Frankie was completely against it. This could be setting him up to become the new antagonist of Big Brother 16.

Mission Save Donny?
Donny enters into the Diary Room and gets the newest mission for Team Ame...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 27 Recap: Donny Versus Derrick

August 25th, 2014 8:10am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 27 Recap: Donny Versus Derrick
Last week on Big Brother 2014, Donny Thompson was the house's main target. But their plans failed when Christine Brecht tried to throw the Battle of the Block Competition. As a result, Zach Rance left with Froot Loops on the floor. Then Nicole Franzel won the juror contest and got a second shot at the Big Brother 16 title and money. Now the Big Brother 2014 Bomb Squad has one goal: Destroy Donny and Nicole's game.

A Threat Resurfaces

Everyone puts on their best false faces to celebrate Nicole's return. In reality, all the Big Brother 16 remaining players, except Donny, want her evicted...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 26 Recap: Zach Says Goodbye, Nicole Says Hello

August 22nd, 2014 9:42am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 26 Recap: Zach Says Goodbye, Nicole S
The revolving door of Big Brother 2014 players happened on Thursday's live eviction episode. Since the first double eviction, host Julie Chen teased viewers with the promise of a returning houseguest. On last Thursday's episode of Big Brother 16, Julie announced that this would be the week for a juror competition. Thursday's episode led to one epic farewell and one possibly explosive return on Big Brother 2014.

Zach's Last Shot

Donny Thompson promises Zach Rance that his has his vote to stay. This sparks a fire in Zach to try to campaign for three votes to stay this week. Zach makes two...
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'Big Brother' 16 Episode 25 Recap: Zach Attacked by Team America

August 21st, 2014 9:08am EDT
'Big Brother' 16 Episode 25 Recap: Zach Attacked by Team America
On the last episode of Big Brother 2014, most of the house fought to get Donny Thompson out. They even tried to throw a competition to ensure his eviction. However, the Bomb Squad's plan started to fall apart when they drew Skittles to pick nominees. In the end, Donny prevailed, and people continued to fear the beard on Big Brother 16.

An Odd Couple Alliance Forms

Donny knows that Christine Brecht tried to throw the Battle of the Block competition to help evict him. He feels betrayed. Later, his Team America alliance member Derrick Levasseur lies to Donny about the real plan for the wee...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 24 Recap: An Orange Skittle Saves Zach

August 18th, 2014 8:37am EDT
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Big Brother past and present houseguests have all made some strange game decisions. But Big Brother 16 will forever be known for having one of the weirdest nomination picking strategies. On Sunday's episode, fans witnessed Skittles determining the fate of three players on Big Brother 2014. Skittles Gate might finally shift the power this week.

Team America Betrayal and Mission

Frankie Grande and Derrick Levasseur barely celebrate their win before the alliance formerly known as the Bomb Squad discuss this week's nominations. They want Donny Thompson out this week. They also decide to gi...
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'Big Brother' 16 Episode 23 Recap: One Less Problem For The Detonators

August 15th, 2014 8:45am EDT
'Big Brother' 16 Episode 23 Recap: One Less Problem For The Deto
This week on Big Brother 2014, former besties Zach Rance and Frankie Grande had a major fallout. Meanwhile, Christine Brecht betrayed her former best friend Nicole Franzel. This led to a surprise Veto decision. Zach won the Power of Veto and removed himself from the block. Therefore, Christine was forced to nominate a replacement. After some slight persuasion, she nominated Nicole, which pitted her against her close friend Donny Thompson. Nicole's fate seemed sealed on Big Brother 16.

A Knife to the Back

Nicole confronts Christine about the nominations, which Christine immediately blame...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 21 Recap: Nicole Blows Up Frankie's Game

August 11th, 2014 8:48am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 21 Recap: Nicole Blows Up Frankie's G
One of the most dramatic episodes of Big Brother 2014 happened last night. After the plan to evict Zach Rance failed, the house turned on Nicole Franzel and Hayden Voss. Hayden left the house, but he threw Frankie Grande and Christine Brecht under the bus. This turned the entire Big Brother 16 house against the duo. At the end of the day, one of them became Head of Household, while the other fought in one of the most dramatic Battles of the Block ever.

Life Under-the-Bus

Nicole continues to tell the Big Brother 16 houseguests that Frank and Christine orchestrated the plan to evict Zach....
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 20 Recap: Double Eviction Trouble

August 8th, 2014 9:11am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 20 Recap: Double Eviction Trouble
This episode of Big Brother 2014 changed the game. The double eviction may have kept the numbers on the side of the Bomb Squad/Detonators, but it disrupted their alliance. Now everything they've built is starting to crumble. People are questioning loyalties left and right. Things are getting crazy with only nine players left in the Big Brother 16 house.

A House Flip

Big Brother 2014 episode 20 starts off with host Julie Chen announcing that everyone evicted tonight will become a juror to crown the winner. Then she reminds viewers that two players will head to the jury house tonight.

Fl...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 19 Recap: Holding Out for a Hero

August 7th, 2014 9:15am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 19 Recap: Holding Out for a Hero
Last week on Big Brother 2014, Head of Household Nicole Franzel nominated Zach Rance to get a little revenge for him nominating Christine Brecht and her for eviction. Her revenge got even sweeter when Donny Thompson's nominees Victoria Rafaeli and Caleb Reynolds won the Battle of the Block, which left her as the only HoH. Fortunately for Zach he wasn't her target. His bromance partner Frankie Grande is...but only if the Veto is used to save Zach or fellow nominee Jocasta Odom. What could possibly go wrong for Nicole's plan on Big Brother 16?

Not-So Eden

Despite winning this week's Battle ...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 17 Recap: A Classy Exit

August 1st, 2014 9:29am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 17 Recap: A Classy Exit
Caleb Reynolds' obsession with Amber Borzotra has greatly altered her Big Brother 2014 game. Now it might cost her it. Amber's former alliance members Zach Rance and Frankie Grande made her their main target this week for eviction. She has handled all the negative behavior from the Big Brother 16 players with grace and class. However, Amber was completely blindsided by the backdoor plan. So did she continue to play a nice game on Big Brother 16?

After the veto meeting, Amber confronts both Frankie and Caleb about it. Caleb confirms that he was the person behind her nomination. Then he tr...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 15 Recap: A Fruit Loop Dingus and A Floater

July 28th, 2014 10:28am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 15 Recap: A Fruit Loop Dingus and A F
Sunday's episode of Big Brother 2014 proved why Zach "Attack" Rance shouldn't be president of anything. This week he went power crazy. Christine Brecht even compared Zach's power trip with "Mussolini and a baby." By the end of this Big Brother 16 episode, he angered-nearly-everyone in house, including his alliance and closes friends.

Target Practice with Amber

Last week on Big Brother after Amber Borzotra was nominated for eviction, she discussed forming an all-female alliance with Christine. She wanted to target the guys, especially Zach. As part of the Detonators, Christine told her all...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 14 Recap:Tragedy Hits the House

July 25th, 2014 9:04am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 14 Recap:Tragedy Hits the House
This week, the Big Brother 2014 house's main target was Brittany Martinez. However, until voting ended, no one was completely safe. Many of the Big Brother 16 players love Donny Thompson, but love rarely leads to a half-million dollars. Therefore, the smartest move for the Big Brother 2014 players would have been to evict him, because his popularity makes him a hard player to beat.

Emotions Overload

Cody Calafiore starts to feel the weight of his decision to nominate Donny as a replacement nominee instead of Caleb Reynolds. Everyone reassures Cody that he made the best decision, and tha...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 13 Recap: Beauty and the Beast Mode Cowboy

July 24th, 2014 4:09am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 13 Recap: Beauty and the Beast Mode C
Usually romance and Big Brother results in players making bad game decisions. Caleb Reynolds has made a lot of bad game decisions in the Big Brother 2014 house to impress his crush Amber Borzotra. These decisions have quickly turned his alliance against him, including current head of household Cody Calafiore. Cody and Amber have a close friendship, which makes Caleb jealous. So these Big Brother 16 male players have developed a rivalry over it. Despite their alliance, one of the men will have to strike first. This week could be the best time for Cody to try to take out Caleb before he aims...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 11 Recap: Live Eviction - Did Devin Go Home?

July 18th, 2014 8:13am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 11 Recap: Live Eviction - Did Devin G
Another houseguest got the boot on last night's episode of Big Brother 2014. The houseguests plotted and planned all week to get out one Big Brother 16 player: Devin Shepherd. For three weeks, Devin has played a sloppy game. Some of his bad game moves were: making too many alliances, putting an alliance member on the block, and intimidating many players. Devin's Big Brother game isn't the worst in the series' history, but it's in the top five. So did head of household Derrick Levasseur succeed in sending Devin home on this episode of Big Brother 16?

BBLoveTriangle

Cody Calafiore doesn't t...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 10 Recap: POV Results-The House versus Devin

July 17th, 2014 9:15am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 10 Recap: POV Results-The House versu
Last night's Big Brother 2014 episode proved that the house always wins. The episode set up a full on battle between Devin Shepherd and the rest of the houseguests. People even put on war paint for the power of veto competition. In this battle for power on Big Brother 16, the gladiator players lost to the civilians.

As the Big Brother World Turns

Caleb Reynolds reveals to Amber Borzotra that he threw the competition to keep her safe from eviction. He then expects a date for his sacrifice. Amber does not give in to his request.

Amber and Cody Calafiore have a close friendship, which cau...
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'Big Brother' Season 16, Episode 9 Recap: Stop in the Name of Love

July 14th, 2014 10:30am EDT
Big Brother Amber
Last week, Derrick Levasseur and Nicole Franzel became the fifth and sixth heads of household on Big Brother 2014. At the end of Sunday's episode, only one head of household remained to take his or her throne. Also, Nicole and Derrick each nominated two people for eviction on Big Brother 16. Nicole quickly learned that taking a Big Brother 2014 houseguests' fate in your hand isn't easy, especially when it involves America's favorite groundskeeper.

Devin's Last Chance

Devin tries to gain some allies by exposing the former Bomb Squad to other people. He chooses to tell Donny Thompson, Jocas...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 8 Recap: 'You Have Five Personalities And They All Suck"

July 11th, 2014 8:31am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 8 Recap: 'You Have Five Personalities
Last night's episode of Big Brother 2014 revealed the aftermath of head of household Devin Shepherd putting an alliance member for eviction. It wasn't an easy meeting for Devin. He faced off against hot-head Paola Shea, who felt betrayed by him for not saving her with the veto, and sporadic player Zach Rance, who felt betrayed by being nominated for eviction. In the end, none of the Big Brother 16 players came off smelling like roses. On Thursday night, one person got evicted from the Big Brother 2014 house, while two others enjoyed the head of household powers.

Zach Attack

Immediately af...
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'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 7 Recap: The Honeymoon Ends

July 10th, 2014 9:20am EDT
'Big Brother' 2014 Episode 7 Recap: The Honeymoon Ends
Last night's Big Brother 2014 episode set up the explosive drama to come on tonight's one. This episode showed Devin Shepherd again trying to force his Bomb Squad alliance to obey him. However, when two members of it questioned his decisions, his erratic behavior got worse. By the end of this episode of Big Brother 16, the Bomb Squad explodes.

Bomb Activated

Devin starts to worry about Caleb Reynolds' infatuation with Amber Borzotra causing the Bomb Squad problems later in the game. While talking to her, Derrick Levasseur, and Christine Brecht, Caleb comments that he doesn't like how Devi...
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