This week’s nomination ceremony didn’t really heat up the Big Brother 18 house as much as last week’s, but it did lead to some plotting and scheming that has left half the house clueless as to what could lie ahead.
Before you read the overnight highlights be sure to go back and ready the daytime report first.
Big Brother 18 Live Feed Highlights – Friday, August 26, 2016:
3:40 PM BBT – Corey is excited to discover he can use his BB Bribe up through the next HoH competition to get someone to take a fall for him.
4:20 PM BBT – Corey thinks America gave him the care package to help him win HOH next week.
4:33 PM BBT – Victor tells Natalie that the guys alliance was called the Executives.
4:43 PM BBT – Feeds cut for the nomination ceremony.
5:46 PM BBT – Feeds are back.
5:50 PM BBT – Feeds cut to the kitchen and we can see Michelle and Paul are the nominees. Nicole says Victor looked terrified during the nomination ceremony.
5:52 PM BBT – Michelle alone in the have-not room counting items in the house, practicing for the veto competition it seems.
5:53 PM BBT – Corey tells Victor he needs to study for the veto so he can win and take Paul off the block.
5:55 PM BBT – James reassures Michelle that Paul is the target and that he thinks Corey will bribe Victor into leaving nominations the same if he wins veto. He says that if Michelle comes down then Nicole will put Victor up.
6:00 PM BBT – Nicole tells Corey she caught James and Michelle scheming.
6:05 PM BBT – Natalie catches the range on fire while trying to make Jell-O.
6:12 PM BBT – Natalie is still freaking out over the fire. Everyone is implying she’s overreacting and that it wasn’t that big a deal. She thinks she put everyone in danger and is brought to tears.
6:28 PM BBT – Nicole tells Corey that Michelle is mad. He says who cares.
6:43 PM BBT – Corey says he kind of wants Natalie to go this week. Nicole says he’s just thinking emotionally because he’s irritated by Natalie. Corey says but with Natalie gone they could keep James closer to them. Nicole says that can still happen.
6:45 PM BBT – Now Nicole is telling Paul that Michelle and James were scheming so they need to study for the veto competition. They tell Paul to use the veto on himself, but the best case scenario is Victor wins and pulls him down. Paul says he can try to freak Michelle out before the competition to trip her up.
7:05 PM BBT – Corey and Nicole talking about their final four options. Nicole says her gut says Paul and Victor but her brain says she can beat James and Natalie easier. Corey says he wants to go with Paul and Victor. They talk about how angry they would be if Natalie won BB18. Corey says he just doesn’t like Natalie. He and Nicole agree they’d rather lose to someone they like. Nicole says James has made her so uneasy the entire game and he almost voted Corey out Thursday.
7:59 PM BBT – Natalie complaining about gaining weight and says she could lose weight in the jury house.
8:22 PM BBT – Natalie still talking about there almost killing the entire house with that 4-alarm fire.
8:30 PM BBT – James and Natalie say they need to win the Veto so they can send Paul home. James says that Nicole and Corey won’t send Michelle home over Paul or Victor even.
8:54 PM BBT – Nicole and Corey are drinking the wine she got in her HOH basket.
9:01 PM BBT – Michelle thinks she is the target. Natalie says she isn’t the target and that if Nicole voted for her to leave this week it would be the dumbest move in history. Natalie tells Michelle not to blow up this week and make a target of herself. She tells her to just chill and have fun because she’s not going anywhere.
9:35 PM BBT – Victor worries about being used as a pawn again since both times he’s gone up he’s been evicted.
9:52 PM BBT – Victor has been drinking and Paul reminds him that they have Veto tomorrow. Victor heads downstairs to return the wine to Michelle.
11:00 PM BBT – Paul, Victor, Nicole, and Corey hanging out talking about Nicole’s family having a party back home and she’s inviting them to attend.
12:00 AM BBT – Nicole and Corey are alone and doing their thing.
12:05 AM BBT – James is enjoying some real food now that his Have-Nots week is over.
12:45 AM BBT – Natalie tried to prank James by stealing his clothes while he was in the shower stall. James reaches over and takes clothes hanging right by the shower and is okay.
1:00 AM BBT – James decides he could have held on longer on the Wall comp.
1:35 AM BBT – Michelle is revealing all she knows about the Fatal Five alliance. She tells James they weren’t targeting him.
1:40 AM BBT – Natalie is anxious to find out who emptied her underwear bag on the floor during that hide and seek comp.
2:10 AM BBT – Michelle predicts Nicole and Corey will end up feeling bad about working with Paul and Victor if that’s what’s going on.
2:45 AM BBT – Natalie says she will no longer only vote for a woman to win.
3:30 AM BBT – Houseguests have gone to bed.
Calm, quiet evening of drinking wine. Great choice the night before your Veto competition. They’ll probably be just fine though. Now we’ll settle in and wait to see who can pull off the PoV win to figure out which way this week will go for Nicole’s plan to target Michelle while working with Victor and Paul.
— Big Brother Network (@bigbrothernet) August 27, 2016
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