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I know, it's too much to ask: Could we please, pretty please, have an "American Idol" judge who knows what he/she is hearing? Doesn't matter if said person is a celebrity or not -- just possesses a bit more of an aesthetic than the last two judges....

In the words of one potential candidate: "Dream On."

August 8, 2010 12:19 PM |

So I don't watch American Idol start to finish. My wife and daughter follow the show, and our family joke is that I always wander through at the worst possible times, when the singers are particularly adrift and earnestly butchering whatever song.

Last night, though, something different happened. I turned up just as Crystal Bowersox was beginning "Summer Wind." It was "Sinatra" night, with Harry Connick Jr. leading the remaining five singers through the great one's songbook. There was reason to be worried, as Sinatra's art is about subtlety and Idol is decidedly lacking in that department.

May 5, 2010 8:25 AM |


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