Big Brother Racism: Season Seventeen was the seventeenth season of the popular Big Brother Racism series, which concluded on November 20th, 2009. It received a large amount of negative publicity due to the alleged exploitation of handicapped houseguests Christy Smith and Vanessa Short. It is also one of the few seasons to have a male winner.
Green means that that houseguest was announced the winner.
Blue means that that houseguest was Head of Household.
Light Blue means that that houseguest was Head of Household and held the Power of Veto.
Purple means that that houseguest held the Power of Veto.
Pink means that that houseguest used the Power of Veto on himself or herself.
Yellow means that that houseguest had the Power of Veto used on himself or herself.
Orange means that that houseguest was nominated but was not evicted.
Brown means that that houseguest was not initially nominated, but the coup d'état holder put him or her on the block.
Light Yellow means that that houseguest was removed from the block due to the coup d'état.
Dark Red mean that that houseguest was evicted following the use of the coup d'état.
Red means that that houseguest was evicted.
- In Week 8, Abigail was voted by the public to receive the coup d'état.