I'm checking in on Thursday's (August 21) "Big Brother" after spending my afternoon and evening on the set of FOX's yet-to-shoot "Utopia," a new reality show that's exactly like "Big Brother" except for all of the ways it's completely different.
"Utopia" isn't a competition and while people are sent home, they aren't "eliminations," per se. Also, nobody wins.
Somebody will definitely win on "Big Brother." And somebody will definitely go home, or at least to the Jury House, with the catch being that according to Julie Chen, tonight's episode will also feature the return of a recently eliminated hamster.
So it sounds like tonight's "Big Brother" will actually be a zero-sum game?
Let's find out, after the break...