Category: Entertainment

Serious Alternatives to Cable or Satellite TV

I am reexamining my television viewing habits, not so much ‘when’ of my viewing routine but the cost vs cheaper alternatives. Much to my surprise I have discovered that most of the major networks offer their normal programming online for FREE! You just don’t get to watch it for free the same week it originally airs. Hmmm… I can live with that.

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American Idol Journal – WEEK 3 CASEY ABRAMS IS… safe?

On balance, no one has won this competition with the vocal styling coming from Casey and he won’t either; he’ll have to return to style that actually captured the imagination of the judges during Hollywood Week in order to make a serious run.

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American Idol Journal – Week 3 (Top 11)

It was the best of weeks, it was the worst of weeks.  Don’t be so surprised, the folks that produce the show finally corrected the monitoring issues  and magically, everyone sang on pitch for the most part (at least nothing…

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American Idol Journal – Top 24

Looks like we’ll be putting up with some highly slanted comments from the judges this year, it’s apparently they have an agenda already. Do you miss Simon yet? Paula? I do.

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American Idol Journal – Week 1 ASHTHON JONES IS GONE!

Ashthon Jones is gone!

Although the judges showed their personal bias in her favor by giving her a nod to the Top 13, she never should have been there. Since making the Top 24 her performances have been quite embarrassing for someone who wow’d the judges during Hollywood week.

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American Idol Journal – Week 1 (Top 13)

Tonight had more singers that demonstrated they could handle the pressure and did well, than singers that, frankly speaking, choked in front of a huge world wide audience. Standouts this evening were Casey Abrams, James Durbin, Scotty McCreery and Haley…

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American Idol Journal – Week 2 (Top 12)

This week was full of surprises, mostly just how many of the contestants were painfully off pitch.  When this many have pitch issues it usually signals monitor problems. All that having been said, a few managed to sing on pitch…

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American Idol Journal – WEEK 2 KAREN RODRIGUEZ IS GONE

America has spoken, I for one consider this a poor choice… Karen Rodriguez was voted off and not saved after her less than impressing final song.  Karen seemed to be perhaps the nicest, girl next door contestant this year and…

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