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Letters to the Idols: Beatles Week (Again)-Part 1

Dear American Idol Producers: Beatles two weeks in a row is totally uncool. I know last week was technically songs written by Lennon or McCartney, not necessarily performed by them, but that’s semantics. When the hell is ABBA week, dudes?

Dear Amanda Overmeyer: (“Back in the U.S.S.R.”) That was a little weak, but considering you had to Beatle-ize yourself for the second week in a row, it wasn’t horrible. I think they should make you sing a ballad, though. And … Read More »

2nd inane post of the day: movie speeches

While running the first leg of my errands, I was listening to the radio and they were talking about great movie speeches. So, of course, I had to come running back and blog about my Top Five Six Great Movie Speeches. (Apparently I can’t count, and then I couldn’t bring myself to cut one.)

It’s a wee bit long, so I’ll put it after the jump.… Read More »

Quick miscellanea

I’m running like a mad chicken today, so forgive the post and run.

Karen Scott: has temporarily relocated here. And there’s a wonderful post linking to a tearjerker post you don’t want to miss.

Big Brother: Didn’t take long for James to throw his soulmate under the bus, did it? And I think they should pull Natalie out of the house. She is seriously :censor: in the head and I think her obsession with Matt is not on the … Read More »

More Letters to the Idols: 80's week for the girls

Dear Asia’h Epperson: (“I Wanna Dance with Somebody” by Whitney Houston) I’m going to borrow from Simon’s stock cue cards and cry karaoke. But really good karaoke sung by a reasonably sober person. I might be slightly biased, however, by the fact that 1) I apparently still absolutely detest that song as much now as I did in the 80’s and 2) every time I see your name I think your mother must have been one of those futuristic romance … Read More »

Letters to Idols

Dear Luke Menard: (“Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” – Wham!) Dude, don’t sing Wham! ever again. Seriously. I think you’re going to be voted off the island.

Dear David Archuleta: (“Another Day In Paradise” – Phil Collins) I think you’re wicked amazing, but at some point you’re going to have to pick something up-tempo. (Ooh, Simon agreed with me! The boy needs a caffeine buzz.)

Dear Danny Noriega: (“Tainted Love” – Soft Cell) I thought that was pretty damn … Read More »

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