by pat howard

BB9 | “Illuminating ourselves”

In Big Brother, Elsewhere on February 10, 2008 at 11:46 am

Jacob, a TWoP recapper, posted some insightful preseason meditations on the value of Big Brother at his blog, Knees Up (scroll down past the stuff about Friday Night Lights). A preview:

But to me, a couple of hours of Big Brother is equal to a day watching The History Channel is equal to four episodes of Laguna Beach (seasons one and two). It’s what we were promised, and what we were given, in the early days of The Real World, when my obsession and yours with watching normal people do normal things first gained its glamour.

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