Really ? American Idol - you all are kidding me, right ? I'd rather chew on ground glass while eating my vegetable curry than waste my precious time on this type of "entertainment".
Studies have shown a direct correlation between the number of hours spent watching reality shows such as this and a measurable decrease in IQ.
I know, I know, it's not nice to be a meany and respect should be shown towards each human being's individuality. As Sly once said "different strokes for different folks" ...................... but an American Idol thread on this web-site ?
Hey, what's next - a list of rules for drum circles ?
Now American Bandstand with Dick Clark - that was an original that showcased talent in a kind and nurturing fashion. "I give it an 80, Dick. The lyrics were good, and you could dance to it".