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Big Brother 12 Finale: "Fredo, You Broke My Heart."

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Sunday was a clip show. I heard so many lines I'd already written jokes for, I wondered if I shouldn't just do a clip column. So let's skip over the boring clip show and get right to the finale.

And The Winner Of 'Big Brother 12' Is...

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The Animal scored the home run on "Big Brother 12." Hayden Moss, a shaggy-haired 24-year-old college student and former baseball ...

Big Brother 12: "One of My Good Dogs," The 8-Second Man

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

This was an odd week, as the penultimate week always is. We had a live eviction on Wednesday, then a second live show without an eviction on Thursday. Just one more column, I keep telling myself, and I'll never have to see or hear or discuss Boobiac ever again.

Big Brother 12: The Puppetry of the Pea-Brains.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Enzo said: "De Brains goes home. Maybe he wasn't De Brains after all, because I beat him, and you know I'm not the sharpest knife in the drawer." He wouldn't be the sharpest knife in the drawer even if he were the only knife in the drawer.

Big Brother 12: Mothra, the Penguin, and the Succubus.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

The thing I love about double-eviction weeks is that it clearly shows the producers are as sick of these house guests as I am.

Big Brother 12: The Boobiac Strikes Back!

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

It is a dark time for The Brigade. Although the Death Showmances have been destroyed, Imperious goofs have driven the Brigade forces from the HOH Room, and pursued then across the Big Brother House.

Inside the Big Brother House

Roger Catlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger Catlin

It's creepy to peek into the windows of a place where a dozen people live. But that's what millions do three times a week, for a summer broadcast that's doing its best ratings in years.

Big Brother Proves Bully Bosses Don't Win on TV or in the Office

Leslie Grossman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Leslie Grossman

Believe it or not, Big Brother is loaded with what 'to do' and what 'not to do,' if you want to be a successful leader and win.

Big Brother 12: The Sorrows of Boobiac

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

We rejoin our competition with the houseguests clinging to a spinning giant paint can while being splattered with gaily-colored effluvia, and slapped by a paint brush the size of my second husband.

Big Brother 12: I, Boobiac!

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Captain Kosher's parting shots last week set off dynamite in Rachel, aka Boobiac, which detonated in Kristen's face the moment Boobiac won HOH a second time, thus demonstrating that she is the Empress Caligulotta.

Big Brother 12: Tongue Digging

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

The producers of Big Brother, left with egg all over their faces by the spectacular fizzle-out of their Saboteur twist, are trying to resurrect it by asking America to vote for one of the houseguests to become the new saboteur.

Big Brother 12: Waiting For Monet

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Sunday:: When the show began Sunday, the houseguests had still not been told that they had accidentally evicted the Saboteur the first week.

Big Brother 12: (Mala)Props to the Houseguests.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

Kathy: "Yeah. You have to go on your gut." Yes, none of this investigating, and making deductions based on evidence for this cop. Her "gut" is all the evidence she needs. My gut tells me she's an imbecile.

Big Brother 12: The 12th Coming

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

It's summertime in Studio City, and CBS has rounded up another group of houseguests to spend a summer trying to outwitless each other, on what is known to some as "Survivor For Shut-Ins," aka, Big Brother: Season 12: The Saboteur.

Big Brother Really Is Watching Us; Here Is the Video to Prove It

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Without intending it, the police have given us the crudest testimony they could about our present reality. A succession of scenes that, no doubt, will be stored in the visual memory of this country.

Get Gmail. Now. Or else.

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

During the course of the last year or so, I have detected a trend in corporate life that bears momentary scrutiny, then universal action by anybody wh...

Saying "Nyet" to RoboCop in Colorado Springs

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

The best way to avoid Big Brother is by saying "no" to Little Brother, before he gets too big for his britches.

You Are Being Watched: Chicago Surveillance Cameras Make City The Most Watched In US

AP | DON BABWIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — When the body of Chicago's school board president was found partially submerged in a river last fall, a bullet wound to the head, came...

Give Us Back Our Private Lives

Christina Patterson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Patterson

We have battered down our boundaries. The thoughts we might have shared with a friend we now tweet. And here we all are, watching ourselves watching other people watching us.

The Impact of Cell Phones on Psychology, Community, Culture, Arts and Economics

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jim Luce

To harness power, one must first acknowledge power. To some people, the ubiquitous cell phone is still 'just' a phone. To others, it is so much m...

198-Foursquare: The Unfollowed Life Is Not Worth Living

Ali MacLean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Ali MacLean

3:00 pm: Ali has just 'checked in' to Dr. Finkelstein's OBGYN office on Wilshire Boulevard. 3:33 pm: Dr. Finkelstein has just checked into Ali.

The End of Privacy as We Know It

Jasmine Boussem | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jasmine Boussem

Today, it seems that a new (and, naturally, digital) realm of social contract is evolving which requires an individual to trade away a significant amount of privacy in order to be part of the digital society.

The "Retard" Controversy Over the Water

Katharine Quarmby | Posted 02.18.2010 | Politics
Katharine Quarmby

The "retard" controversy swirling around public figures in the US has been pretty toxic, but enough of that -- here's a perspective from over the water, where we've had our own "r-word" crisis.

Change Your Life, Be A Mentor!

Lissa Coffey | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lissa Coffey

What makes Big Brothers Big Sisters unique is that it is a one-on-one mentoring program. There are local chapters all over the country, so that many different geographical areas are served.

Survivor: Samoa: No Fruit Cup.

Tallulah Morehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tallulah Morehead

My future ex-husband Jaison was shivering, which means he was hot and cold at the same time. And with their amazing losing streak, Tribe Zsa Zsa is losing members faster than the Republican Party.