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Old 03-06-2008, 02:26 PM   #11
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Old 03-06-2008, 02:42 PM   #12
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I seriously do not watch it. Never got on the AI "bandwagon" so to speak.
Just can't get into it.

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Old 03-06-2008, 05:25 PM   #13
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I liked the girl last night who Simon said had no personality. We watch the first two or three shows of the season, just to get a good laugh. Last night we were changing channels and watched for awhile.
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Old 03-06-2008, 05:51 PM   #14
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Maybe you don't like good girls! LOL At her first audition Simon said she was too much of a good girl and needed to come around to the other side (something like that), and she dared him to make her into a bad girl!

It was the "dark side", at least that is what I was told by someone in the crowd at "strong man" contest I was participating in
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Old 03-06-2008, 05:54 PM   #15
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I liked Taylor Hicks
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Old 03-06-2008, 06:01 PM   #16
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Originally Posted by mozart View Post
"strong man" contest

I LOVED Taylor Hicks. His first audition I said he would win it. Soul down to his toes!

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Old 03-06-2008, 07:41 PM   #17
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I've never seen it and couldn't tell you what network or when it's on. To me, it falls into the reality show category...the music/performing one, that is. I'm happy other folks enjoy it. There's something for everyone on TV.
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Old 03-06-2008, 08:21 PM   #18
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I have a feeling David Archuleta is going to win or at least get to the top 3. Carly Smithson and Jason Castro are amazing as well. I also like the Australian guy Michael Johns. He's good.
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Old 03-07-2008, 07:42 AM   #19
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The ladies in dispatch insisted we watch it when I was on the afternoon shift. Now that I'm on midnights I'm fortunate enough to be asleep when it's on.

I'm not a fan. Though I will say that as cute and talented as Jordin is, Blake got hosed in last year's final.
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Old 03-07-2008, 09:53 AM   #20
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I avoided American Idol for quite a while. Then a kid who works at Goodwill got an invite to Hollywood so Wife started watching it on occasion.

And one night I'm doing crosswords while Wife watches and Chris Daughtry sings Ring of Fire. Wow, there IS something to this show.

Now I watch. Sort of.

DVR is my friend. I fast forward through the Fluff Pieces. It took about 20 minutes to watch last nights show.

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