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by | 22nd, June 2007

CAN Big Brother start a war?

CANBERRA (Reuters) – Producers of Australia’s version of the Big Brother television programme apologised to Mexico on Friday after contestants threw goo-filled balloons at the Mexican flag.

The Mexican government complained to Australia’s media regulator after the show’s “Mexican Night” featured contestants in mariachi outfits playing musical chairs and eating chili con carne — a dish almost unknown in Mexico — to win points.

But Mexico was angry at one game where contestants in one team had to protect the Mexican flag against slime balloons thrown by the rival team.

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