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Retro Friday: CBS’ original ‘Big Brother,’ circa 2000

We were much more innocent ten years ago. Then along came “Big Brother.” Of course, the CBS summer staple has evolved quite a bit over the decade — viewers of the original season might not even recognize it now.

Here’s a bit of nostalgia: The first episode of the U.S. “Big Brother” from way back on July 5, 2000. Watch as the house is shown, players are introduced… and Julie Chen utters her first ever, “BUT FIRST!”

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