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04.09.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
I'm trying to downplay how much �American Idol� I've caught this season, but since I am watching�and since I�m as opinionated as the next guy�I might as well blog about it like everyone else. A couple of observations about last night�s comically uninspiring �Inspiration� episode: 1. All lecherous eyebrows and apolitical dreadlocks, Jason Castro is still my least favor...
02.21.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Evan Rytlewski
Early blogosphere whispers about an "American Idol" ringer soon bloomed into an outraged roar as major news organizations picked up the story of hopeful Carly Smithson's high-profile (and comically disastrous) stint on a major label. Somewhat absurdly, "American Idol" never acknowledged the elephant in the room, and in Smithson's life story segments, the producers wrote around her tenure on ...