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Glee makes American Idol look bad

Since its premier following the second to last episode of American Idol last year, Glee has enjoyed a nice relationship with the “reality” TV juggernaut. Maybe too nice. Much has been made of the disappointing group of contestants for this … Continue reading

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American Idol: ‘This is not a Lifetime movie’

Los Angeles was coming across as boring as Chicago and most other “American Idol” audition cities this year that didn’t have General Larry Platt singing “Pants on the Ground.” Then, Tuesday night, toward the end of the L.A. episode, we … Continue reading

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Key to Kevin Skinner win was not being a Susan Boyle (or Adam Lambert)

Click the play button to hear our chat with Kevin Skinner: [podcast]http://copiousnotes.bloginky.com/files/2009/09/090917skinner-audio.mp3[/podcast] Copious Notes podcasts are available on iTunes. When I first heard about the singing chicken catcher from Mayfield, Ky., I said, “Oh, no.” My fears had nothing to … Continue reading

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So, maybe American Idol will come back to Louisville?

Well, it looks like it was well worth American Idol‘s time to come to Louisville last summer. Kris Allen auditioned in the Derby City, and then much like this year’s Derby winner, Mine That Bird, worked his way through the … Continue reading

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And the American Idol winner will be . . .

I’m going to take a quick lunch break here to join my fellow entertainment scribes out on a limb and make an American Idol prediction. It is a bit of a limb, because apparently this race is just too close … Continue reading

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Putting their faith in American Idol

This year’s American Idol finals ­offered the nation 13 singers from across the country with ­different strengths, looks, backgrounds and styles. But six of them had ­something in common, aside from wanting to be the next American Idol: They all … Continue reading

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Danny Gokey: That was so appropriate

So there it is: Kris Allen and Adam Lambert are the last ones standing in the American Idol competition. At this stage, it’s tough to see anyone go. And in the Copley household, we are very happy with the finale. … Continue reading

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EW a bit obsessed with Adam Lambert’s sexuality

With two weeks left in the American Idol competition, Entertainment Weekly came out with a bit of a bold cover story for its current issue: “Loving Adam Lambert: The Most Exciting American Idol Contestant in Years.” Sorry Danny Gokey and … Continue reading

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THAT’S what Adam Lambert was built to do!

A few weeks ago, I was mowing the lawn and listening to Led Zeppelin on my mp3 player. Listening to Robert Plant’s screaming, soaring, majestic vocals, one name entered my mind: Adam Lambert. The America Idol standout has been teasing … Continue reading

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American Idol: Judges have to save the save

Tonight, we got the spectacle of American Idol‘s judges acting like they might just use their save on Michael Sarver. Seriously. I don’t even think Sarver expected they would do that. He seems like a nice guy with a sweet … Continue reading

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