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Celebrity Big Brother January 2016 [CBB 17] Discuss this Channel 5 series, won by Scotty Timlin, and the housemates here.

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Old 09-11-2018, 11:28 PM   #1
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Yes in my opinion. It had legendary housemates and it has so many iconic moments

- David's Dead
- I'm caustrophobic Darren!
- Tiffany's shoe rant
- The whole steph and Jeremy mess

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Old 09-11-2018, 11:34 PM   #2
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It had some great housemates and memorable moments but it doesn't really click as an amazing series for me.

All of the memorable stuff happened in Week 2/3 then the last two weeks were uneventful (they even had a task where they had their shit inspected) and focused too much on the Stephanie / Jeremy storyline that was never interesting to begin with. Like CBB15, it could've done being a week shorter.

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Old 09-11-2018, 11:37 PM   #3
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Yes

My fave series of both civilian and celebrity, include my fave HM of all time too.
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Old 09-11-2018, 11:39 PM   #4
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Yes it is. Although the hype I have for it died down once I watched more series, it still holds a special place in my heart and came out when I was at a good point in my life. The cast felt much more Ch4-like than any other one I had seen from Ch5 and everyone gave something worthwhile to the series at some point. I wouldn't say it's an AMAZING series, but it's only real competition is 4 which got too spiteful at times, and 9 which never really hit the same time, so it's also the best by default
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Old 10-11-2018, 12:00 AM   #5
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No but it's a very good season. As said, it did die down... sort of not too long after "David's Dead" ironically

But it wasn't a terrible finish either and had some HIGHlights especially around the beginning!
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Not my fave but good one

UGH Nancy is so underrated, the fact you can barely understand her
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Old 10-11-2018, 12:46 AM   #8
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yes and surprisingly by far
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its in my top 3 series of all time too
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It's definitely up there!

Every single housemate bar Kristina and the actual winner delivered.

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Old 10-11-2018, 12:59 AM   #11
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If David's Dead hadn't have happened, then it probably would have been pretty meh but there were some amazing moments beside that. Utterly DIRE winner though and the **** inspection task was a bit of a low point in the show's history imo
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Old 10-11-2018, 02:57 AM   #12
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It’s a tossup between that and CBB19 surely?
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The best C5 one, yes, but 3/4 both outweigh it.
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CBB13 exists, so no.
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Had to say no because the Steph/Jeremy farce bored me stupid .Had they not ruined it then yes.
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Old 10-11-2018, 07:15 AM   #17
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Yes but I wasn’t even a fan at the time (probably because it aired in the wirst month of my life and I was banned so I couldn’t get involved)

The series itsslf? Fantastic
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Old 10-11-2018, 07:27 AM   #18
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No. It’s great, but the last week and a half was pretty substandard.
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Old 10-11-2018, 08:25 AM   #19
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The **** task gave us Tiffany ERUPTING at Steph and Scotty saying "LOOK AT HOW STRESSED MY **** IS!!!!"

Also "**** OFF GILLIAN MCKEITH!!"
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Also can y'all stop criticising the **** inspection task because that was a ****ing scream
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And my favourite, yes!
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No, it had some good moments, it had Tiffany, Gemma and Megan which is always good, but the top 3 is a prime of example why the majority of it was trash.
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