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Big Brother 16 – Team America: Vote Now For Second Alliance Member [POLL]

| June 28, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT

This week on Big Brother the Season 16 Twist continues with Team America and voting continues to crown its next member. Have you voted yet?

Joey leads Team America on Big Brother 16

Joey leads Team America on Big Brother 16 – Source: CBS

Last week we met the first member of Big Brother 16’s “Team America” Twist when Joey Van Pelt received her invitation to join this secret alliance trio. Soon she’ll have two other team members and they’ll be sent on tasks and challenges much to our amusement.

Interestingly the voting method will require weeks to complete the team of musketeers and there’s a definite danger of things being disrupted by events within the house before the alliance is done.

Should Team America lose members as it’s assembled then we’ll have to wait and see how production handles this twist to their Twist. But don’t let that stop you from voting for who you want to join Joey! Jump over to CBS.com to use your 20 votes in the official poll, but you can also cast your vote in our poll here and share your thoughts on who should be the next member.

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Big Brother 16 Live Feeds: Week 1 Friday Overnight Highlights

| June 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT
Big Brother 16 HGs enjoy the hot tub

Big Brother 16 HGs enjoy the hot tub – Source: CBS

Big Brother Houseguests had an action packed Friday with the results of the Power of Veto competition causing a lot of whispering, plotting, and planning. And that was just in the production office as Grodner scrambled to save her latest Twist already on a crash course to implode!

Find out the highlights from overnight on the Big Brother Live Feeds and get caught up on where the house is headed next. Looks like we’ve got a fun week ahead of craziness.

Big Brother 16 Live Feed Highlights – Friday, June 27, 2014:

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Big Brother 16 Spoilers: Week 1 Veto Competition Results

| June 27, 2014 at 7:17 PM EDT
Power of Veto competition on Big Brother

Big Brother spoilers from the Veto competition – Source: CBS

The first Big Brother 16 Power of Veto competition of the season is over and we have the results and spoilers for you. After the crazy double set of nominations and HoHs a lot of targets were flying around, but this PoV comp was just one more chance to change all that up. Now the Feeds are back and we have results after watching return from the backyard.

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Read on to find out who won and what that could mean for the game this week.

Big Brother 16 Spoilers: Week 1 Veto Competition Results:

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Big Brother 16 Live Feeds: Week 1 Friday Daytime Highlights

| June 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM EDT

Big Brother Live Feed Highlights 2014-06-27

After a crazy first night in the house, for Feedsters, not them, the Big Brother 16 HGs slowly got up late this morning and quickly went to work on plotting their next moves. This cast is not taking things easy the first few weeks, especially not Devin. He’s hear to play hard and fast, apparently even if it sends him out that Big Brother front door.

The first nominations and Battle of the Block spoilers were revealed and now the HGs are preparing for the Veto competition. They think it could be coming up today, but still no sign of any action yet.

Big Brother 16 Live Feed Highlights – Friday, June 27, 2014:

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Follow Us To Get More Big Brother 16

| June 27, 2014 at 2:55 PM EDT

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Will New Big Brother Twist Become ‘Battle Of The Weakest Block’?

| June 27, 2014 at 12:30 PM EDT

Big Brother fans waited and speculated and waited some more this preseason in anticipation of discovering just how this new “Battle of the Block” twist would work. Now after last night’s premiere conclusion we have the answers, but that just raises more questions.

Battle of the Block

Battle of the ‘Weakest Block’ – Source: CBS

As Julie Chen explained last night on Big Brother 16, the Battle of the Block twist will involve each week’s four nominees in a duel battle to escape the chopping block. Despite earlier suggestions otherwise, the HoHs will not be participating in this new competition, only the noms. Here’s how it works.

Each of the two Head of Household winners will nominate two HGs. Those four HGs will face off and work as pairs, grouped by the HoH who nom’d them. The winning pair will be free from the block, but they’ll also get to “dethrone” the HoH who put them there.

Example: “HoH A” nominates “HG B” and “HG C.” “HoH X” nominates “HG Y” and “HG Z.” HGs B&C compete against HGs Y&Z. HGs B&C win the comp and are no longer on the block. HoH A, who nominated HGs B&C, loses his role as HoH. HGs Y&Z remain on the block since they lost and HoH X, who nominated them, becomes that week’s sole HoH.

Confusing enough for you? Yeah, it seems a little complicated, but I think we’ll get the flow of it before too long.

Here’s the sticking point for me though and it was immediately obvious on what we should expect as a result of these rules. If you were HoH and wanted to remain safe for the week, would you put up strong competitors who would have a better chance at winning and dethroning you, or weak HGs who are more likely to lose and let you stay safe? The latter, of course.

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