What’s wrong with American Idol

First, what's right with American Idol this season: they discovered Crystal Bowersox.The ONCE duet last night was marvelous.What's wrong? There is supposed to be a way to answer this question on the American Idol website; I tried to register so I could post but it's really complicated so here is my answer: What's wrong with American Idol? Let me count the ways. Low voltage talent, insipid judging by people with limited vocabularies, two of whom who seem bored and ready to bolt; the show is … [Read more...]

What should Susan Boyle sing next?

Check out my posting today to the National Catholic Reporter's Blog     … [Read more...]

Susan Boyle Advances! “Memories” May 23, 2009 Britain’s Got Talent

<a href="http://"><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZiC_nXo3s94Although Susan falters a bit, she brings it home. She looks lovely and is most gracious when Simon apologizes for their skeptical (cynical) behaviour when she first appeared on the show.In the annals of broadcast civility, Simon's apology might just go down in history. He even gives her a standing ovation!I love Susan Boyle and all that she stands for: humility, good humor, graciousness, … [Read more...]


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