To appear on Big Brother 2014, Donny Thompson resigned as a groundskeeper at the Cabarrus County Schools district. Throughout the season, Donny emphasized how much he loved his job. Many Big Brother contestants go on the show to gain fame. One thing that made Donny so likable was that he clearly went on the show for the love of the game. Being famous didn’t even register on his Big Brother 16 agenda.
The North Carolina native won over America’s heart. He quickly became a favorite of the season and even won the America’s Favorite Player title. The America’s Favorite Player prize money, and being part of Team America, won Donny over $40,000 (plus his stipend), which is more than even the runner-up made. A decent earning for 90 plus days in the Big Brother house and jury one, but definitely not enough to quit working forever. So Donny knew he’d have to return to work, and he genuinely wanted to return to it. Click Here to Continue Reading »