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Wednesday, May 14 2014

A Gay ‘Idol’, and We Don’t Mean Judy Garland

It's no secret that American Idol has had LGB contestants before, but the show seemed to adopt a "don't ask, don't tell" policy up until this season, until M. K. Nobilette.


Friday, May 3 2013

The Month in Pop Entertainment: May 2013

See previews of this month’s biggest pop entertainment.


Wednesday, September 19 2012

Bounce and Go-Go: It’s Not Where You’re At, It’s Where You Are

So expressly "chocolate city", go-go is part art form, part entertainment, and part Washington, D.C. civic totem pole; heading south, bounce is a distinctly and defiantly New Orleansian spin on an established rap genre.


Wednesday, May 2 2012

Catching Up with Former American Idols: Season Three

Despite a record-breaking amount of phone-in votes, American Idol’s third season is most notable for who didn’t get enough votes. A look back at Season Three’s most-loved contestants and what they are currently up to.


Monday, January 9 2012

Scotty McCreery: Clear As Day

You can throw money at a project in the hope of receiving short term notice, but once a singer like McCreery steps off the Idol reservation, giving him material this weak leaves him to swim with the sharks while having no real talent to defend himself with.


Wednesday, September 7 2011

Your Virtual Fall TV Preview: Wednesdays

Part three of a primetime look at what the major networks will be offering us, with predictions on what will stick and what will flop.


Tuesday, August 23 2011

Your Virtual Fall TV Preview: Tuesdays

Part two of a primetime look at what the major networks will be offering us, with predictions on what will stick and what will flop.


Wednesday, May 25 2011

What’s the Appeal of ‘Dancing With the Stars’?

I've tried to appreciate the courage it takes for non-dancing D-lister's to perform outside their comfort zone. Really, I have.


Friday, January 28 2011

The Year In TV: May 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable television events, here’s what happened in May 2010.


Friday, January 21 2011

The Year in Music: May 2010

May 2010, the subject of our latest look at the year’s biggest events in music, was a hodgepodge of notable cover versions, new releases, TV events, and more.


The Year in TV: April 2010 (Mixed Media) [18.Jan.11]
February 2010 in TV (Mixed Media) [20.Dec.10]
The Year in Music: February 2010 (Mixed Media) [7.Dec.10]
Your Virtual Fall TV Preview: Tuesdays (Channel Surfing) [17.Aug.10]
Sons of Sylvia: Revelation (Reviews) [16.Aug.10]
American Idol: The Top Three (Channel Surfing) [19.May.10]
American Idol: The Final Four (Channel Surfing) [12.May.10]
American Idol: Week #9, The Top Six (Channel Surfing) [28.Apr.10]
American Idol: Week #8, The Top Seven (Channel Surfing) [21.Apr.10]
American Idol: Week #5, The Top Ten (Channel Surfing) [31.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #4, The Top 11 (Channel Surfing) [24.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #3, The Top 12 (Channel Surfing) [17.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #3, Top 8 Boys (Channel Surfing) [11.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #3, Top 8 Girls (Channel Surfing) [10.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #2, Top Ten Girls (Channel Surfing) [4.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #2, Top Ten Boys (Channel Surfing) [3.Mar.10]
American Idol: Week #1, Top 12 Boys (Channel Surfing) [25.Feb.10]
American Idol: Week #1, Top 12 Girls (Channel Surfing) [24.Feb.10]
American Idol: The Top 24 Is Revealed at Last (Channel Surfing) [18.Feb.10]
American Idol: Hollywood Week - Group Day (Channel Surfing) [11.Feb.10]
American Idol: Hollywood Week, Round One (Channel Surfing) [10.Feb.10]
American Idol: The Road to Hollywood (Channel Surfing) [4.Feb.10]
American Idol: Denver Auditions (Channel Surfing) [3.Feb.10]
American Idol: Dallas Auditions (Channel Surfing) [28.Jan.10]
American Idol: Los Angeles Auditions (Channel Surfing) [27.Jan.10]
American Idol: Orlando Auditions (Channel Surfing) [21.Jan.10]
American Idol: Chicago Auditions (Channel Surfing) [20.Jan.10]
American Idol: Atlanta Auditions (Channel Surfing) [14.Jan.10]
American Idol: Boston Auditions (Channel Surfing) [13.Jan.10]
20 Questions: Elliott Yamin (Sound Affects) [26.May.09]
Susan Boyle and Anvil: Are They Real Underdogs? (Crazed by the Music) [2.May.09]
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