Posts tagged "Joanna Pacitti"

“American Idol” Producers Still Think Show’s Viewers Are Idiots

The producers of American Idol hastily booted major-label refugee Joanna Pacitti from its semifinalist pool…
By: Maura / February 13, 2009

“American Idol” Hastily Edits Felicia Barton Into The Top 36

During last night's episode of American Idol—which, thanks to its mansion location, had a weird sort of Joe Millionaire feeling to the proceedings—major-label refugee Joanna Pacitti was shown as making it through to the…
By: Maura / February 12, 2009

Simon Cowell Is Not Very Happy That The Names Of This Year’s “American Idol” Semifinalists Are Out On The Internet

American Idol's premier antifan site Vote For The Worst has got its hands on what it's claiming is this season's group of 36 semifinalists—i.e., all the people who made it through the…
By: Maura / January 30, 2009

“American Idol” Lets It Slide In The Bluegrass State

Yesterday, two pieces of distressing American Idol-related news crossed the transom: First, word that the Tuesday night episode had an eight-million-viewer week-to-week drop (although I wonder if that was because a lot of eyeballs got leeched away from Obamamania on ABC); and second, this year's results shows will be back to their bloated…
By: Maura / January 22, 2009

“American Idol” Is Playing Ringer Toss Again

In preparation for giving my weeknights over to yet another season of American Idol, I've been reading up on the rumored contestants for the coming season, and how many of their names will be vaguely familiar. Rumor has it that we'll be seeing a Castro (Jason's brother), an Osmond (Donny & Marie's nephew), and…
By: Maura / December 4, 2008