Posted by Katherineon August 25, 2015 News /
Comments Off on Kat Has a Guest Appearance with @TheJayRoy on New YouTube Show “Reality Rehab”
This spring I wrote a series of articles about Big Brother Canada. My own personal experiment to see if I could elevate the discussion surrounding the social experiment that is the very popular long-running international series. Now that the American version of the show is running I was contacted and asked to be a guest on a new YouTube show called Reality Rehab by Get Real LOL where I got to talk with BB17’s Jason Roy.
If you’re interested in hearing what it’s really like being on this kind of reality competition show, or just want some gossip about the current season, check it out.
Posted by Katherineon May 27, 2015 News, Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 – And the Winner Is… Production!
After ten long, twisted, weeks there is finally a winner for Big Brother Canada Season 3. And how.
Of course, this being reality television the finale was a two hour show the first ten minutes alone dedicated to recapping the season thus far with dramatic voice overs from the three remaining HGs. And it wasn’t until the last 5 minutes that anything of real importance was revealed.
Well, I shouldn’t say of any importance. We did get down to the business of declaring a final in a fairly timely fashion. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon May 21, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 26 – The Final Final Twist (No Really… We Mean It This Time)
Big Brother Canada ends next week. So if you were watching last night and did some quick math you might have realized that they were going to need to throw out another Twist, Twistos sponsored or not. And so, even though they said the last Twistos Twist! was the final twist of the season we ended up with another one. Double eviction night! Again! Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon May 18, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on BBCAN3 ep 25 – The Best Friend or The Boyfriend?
We’ve all been one corner of this particularly hellish triangle. Take two best friends, add in a significant other and lay down an ultimatum. Them or me. Already it’s a hard choice, but throw in the prospect of $100,000 and it becomes impossible.
Posted by Katherineon May 17, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 24 – Hell, Heroes & Jalapenos
All I want to do is talk about the Mad Men finale. And gossip about the Mad Men finale. And gush about the Mad Men finale. I want to speculate about what would have happened if we saw them in the 70s. And that kiss. THAT KISS! But instead I’m going to talk about Big Brother Canada, Sunday’s other thing that happened that most of you won’t watch until later. (sidenote: if you’d rather talk Mad Men, specifically Stan’s ass in those jeans, hit me up on twitter @katarnett)
Suffice it to say that the tables have indeed turned, as they have a tendency of doing in this game…. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon May 13, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on BBCAN3 – The Final Twistos Twist
If I was being paid to advertise for Twistos I might make a comparison that there are two sides to the Big Brother Canada Twistos Twist!
But they’re not.
So what I will say is that there are good and bad aspects of every Twistos Twist! they’re throwing at the house this year. We can all agree it’s made for some very interesting television, which ultimately is the show’s main objective. But I for one am glad they’re done. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon May 06, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 20 – (Twistos) Twist The Knife In My Heart
Triple. Eviction. Night.
No one could have seen this coming. In the biggest TWISTOS TWIST! of the season (or of any season anywhere) tonight saw three people hit the bricks. One of which was in tears. If you haven’t watched it yet don’t read any further because I’m about to spoil it for you. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon May 05, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 18 & 19 – Never Trust a Big Butt & A Smile.
It’s Tuesday. I figured by Tuesday I would be able to drum up something clever to spin about the show. Something that transcends the nothing much that happened on Sunday & Monday’s episodes. And yet, here I am on Tuesday. Stalling. Contemplating pouring another cup of coffee. Updating facebook about “Dad Bod” in comparison to Magic Mike XXL and then searching iTunes for Ginuwine because once one get’s Pony stuck in their head one must listen to the entire song.
Posted by Katherineon April 29, 2015 News /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 17 – Marsha, Marsha, Marsha! (A Hat Tip to Production)
Two days ago in my Kentucky Fried Veto post I said “I almost feel bad for Production this season. Almost, but not quite, because they haven’t brought back Marsha the Moose and we’re five weeks in!” Well, I take it all back. Because Marsha the Moose has returned! Yay Trevor Boris! And boy did she return in one hell of a fashion. We’ll get to the “news” but first I think it’s time to pump Production’s tires a bit. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon April 27, 2015 News /
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Last night one of the people who has followed all my Big Brother Canada recaps (possibly the only person?), Sam, compared the cast’s behaviour this season to high school. Sam hit the TWISTOS TWIST nail on the head. It’s exactly like that. Or like what MTV’s The Real World has become. Horny 20-somethings falling back on cliques, getting drunk and making out. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon April 26, 2015 Television /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 15 – The Best Lie is None At All
The two worst things that a person can do while in the Big Brother house is a) have a big ego & b) tell a big lie. Gossip, backstabbing, and failed coups will not damage your game as much as those two things. And when the two are combined? Someone is about to go down. Spectacularly. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon April 22, 2015 News /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 14 – So Long Brutus, Don’t Let the Centurion Hit You On The Way Out
Come on, it’s not like Brutus was ever going to run things. He sold out Caesar for nothing. Silly, Brutus. Thought he had everything worked out, thought he was being so smart, but even his lover was working against him. All hail Caesar! Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon April 20, 2015 News /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 13 – “I Want Your Blood On My Hands.”
Julius Caesar was a military General, author, and politician. He was the first Roman to invade Britain. The founder of the Empire. A self-proclaimed King and ‘dictator in perpetuity’. A man who formed an alliance that ran things in Rome for years.
Caesar was stabbed 23 times by a group of 60 men and bled to death on the floor of the senate. A execution planned by his best friend Brutus.
Posted by Katherineon April 19, 2015 News /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 11 & 12: In and Out and Back In
The biggest mistake anyone can make in the Big Brother house is thinking they’re safe. It’s the equivalent of running upstairs or saying “What’s the worst that could happen?” in a movie. And as any film fan knows, just when you think the bad guy is gone for good, they’ll pop back up and make your life hell.
Which brings us to the “Thanks to KFC!” Twist that carried over two episodes… one of the people evicted so far is coming back. And they want blood. Continue reading…
Posted by Katherineon April 14, 2015 News /
Comments Off on #BBCAN3 ep 10 – No More “I Love You’s”: A Johnny Veto Mixtape.
We need to have a little talk about Love. Or rather “I Love You”. Those three little words that are supposed to carry some kind of meaning. Some long lasting deep connection. At least when one person is saying it to another person. Unless you’re in the Big Brother House. Then “love” is thrown around and misused the way “literally” has literally lost it’s meaning. (I see you Newsroom fans, and I understand your pain.) Continue reading…