1. Acceptance of Terms and Conditions. By voting via text message and/or online by going to the CBS.com web site accessible at CBS.com Big Brother 8
, you hereby accept and agree to the terms of this voting program.
2. Voting Periods: America's Player on Big Brother begins on Sunday, July 8, 2007 at 5:00 PM Pacific Time (PT) and ends at 11:59:59 AM PT on Wednesday September 12, 2007 (the "America's Player Period"). Voting Periods: There will be twenty-nine (29) voting periods (each a "Voting Period and collectively the "Voting Periods") that occur within the America's Player Period. The Voting Periods are every Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday each week during the America's Player Period which run from 5:00 PM PT to 11:59:59 PM PT the same day. Example: The first Voting Period begins Sunday, July 8, 2007 at 5:00 PM PT and ends the same day, Sunday July 8, 2007 at 11:59:59 PM PT. Sponsor may at its discretion shift any Voting Period and post notice of shift online at the CBS.com Big Brother 8
web site. Big Brother broadcasts are subject to preemption and schedule changes. Please check local television listings for Big Brother broadcast dates/times in your area.
3. America's Player on Big Brother Description: During each Voting Period viewers of the Big Brother television program will be asked to vote for either a specific housemate, selected action or group of actions for a housemate to undertake. The announcer will invite viewers to vote either by sending in a text message on their text messaging capable mobile phone or by going online at CBS.com Big Brother 8
. There is a maximum of ten (10) votes using the text message method of voting and ten (10) free votes online.
4. How to Participate: There are two ways to submit votes:
Voting Via Cell Phone Text Messaging: If you are a wireless service subscriber and have a text messaging capable device, you may submit your vote during any of the Voting Periods by sending a text message to the short code "81818" with your vote or votes on the question asked during that Voting Period (e.g., how a houseguest will act or vote). You will receive a "thank you" text message that provides additional information about Big Brother. You will be charged standard text and data rates for each text message sent or received from your handset according to the Terms and Conditions of your Service Agreement with your wireless carrier plus a premium text messaging charge of $.99 will apply for each successful vote. Each wireless carrier's rate plan may vary, and voters should contact their wireless carrier for information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your participation in America's Player on Big Brother.
Free Method of Voting Online: To submit your vote without using text messaging go to CBS.com Big Brother 8
during any of the Voting Periods and follow the instructions to complete the voting form. There is a limit of ten (10) free online votes.