Monthly Archives: April 2011

American Idol – Pushing for mediocrity?

For eight years or so, there was one thing you could count on for American Idol contestants – they could sing live. For most of those years, of course, that wasn’t something weird, as they were trying to become singing … Continue reading

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American Idol Top 6 Results

Live blog Ryan promises shocking results. Steven is “man of the hour” – two covers – Rolling Stone and People. Bruno Mars. Package on royal wedding and Brit Week at a party at the British consulate. Medley of Carol King … Continue reading

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American Idol Top 6 Performance

Top six night begins. Ryan, possibly feeling The Voice breathing down their necks, tries to get the energy of the Idol audience going. He introduces the finalists and then the judges enter – Jennifer in gold, Steven in silver, Randy … Continue reading

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 3 Finale + Untucked

Sorry for the delay, my dears. Holiday recovery. Ah, the grand finale. I’m sorry it’s so late, but I didn’t get to see the episode until this morning, or Untucked until this evening. So. Anyway, we’re down to the final … Continue reading

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Recap

Tonight and tomorrow night are the last two holidays of Passover, and so I will be offline until Tuesday night. I’ll try to catch up as soon as I can. My apologies. And may those who celebrate have a happy … Continue reading

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Top Chef Masters S3Ep3

Today will not be an easy recap – I’m very much a product of my culture and so insects (and all land arthropods and worms) are disgusting to me, plus all of them are also NOT kosher, except for one … Continue reading

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American Idol Top 7 Results

Results night. Randy is wearing a flag shirt and 52 million people voted last night. Ryan interviews the judges. Randy doesn’t know what’s going to happen; Jennifer doesn’t want it to be a girl; Steven doesn’t promise to behave at … Continue reading

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Adam, James and Theatricality

So, Adam is theatrical. This is a given. It’s his background, it’s his first love and it informed his Glam Nation Tour in every aspect, from song order to costuming. And during his time on American Idol, he was called … Continue reading

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American Idol Top 7 Performance

I trust all who celebrated had good seders this Passover. So, back to American Idol. And the audience is full of James signs. Tonight is “Music from the 21st Century.” They start wth the six ousted Idols – five girls … Continue reading

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Happy Passover

Hello, my dear readers. Today is erev Pesach, meaning that tonight is the first night of Passover. Since I’m Orthodox Jewish, that means that I will be away from my computer until Wednesday night at about 8:30. So I’m going … Continue reading

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