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AI Season 10 Finale: It's all over but the snarking.

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by LuckyCharm, May 25, 2011.

Who's Your Idol?

  1. Scotty McCreery

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    25.9%
  2. Lauren Alaina

    3 vote(s)
    5.6%
  3. OMG, Haley Reinhart! WTF!!

    22 vote(s)
    40.7%
  4. Whoever wins Dancing With the Stars

    15 vote(s)
    27.8%
  1. love skating

    love skating Clueless American

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    What an underwhelming finale. After such a promising group of singers at the outset of the season, it ended up very boring. I think Scotty still has the strongest fanbase, but I did think Lauren did a decent job last night though her voice was obviously not 100%. Well, hopefully tonight's show will have some fun surprise guests like they usually do.

    I think Ryan helped Lauren down the stairs because her dress was so long and he looked worried that she would trip.
     
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  2. Kruss

    Kruss Not Auto-Tuned

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    This is part of the reason I think it was so boring - with all the tongue baths these kids got all season from the judges, why would they feel the need to challenge themselves? Thus, no true "in it to win it" moments that normally occur in the Top 2 performances.
     
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  3. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

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    ^^^
    This!
     
  4. jenny12

    jenny12 Well-Known Member

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    I agree with you completely. I do think one reason, IMO, that Haley improved over the course of the season was that she did get criticism from the judges. Granted, I think it was lame criticism, but I do think it helped her, even if just from the standpoint of pissing her off and using that in her performance. Lauren and Scotty got tongue baths the whole season so, as you say, there was never any incentive to push themselves, resulting in two contestants who looked and sounded bored with the whole thing by the end of the season.
     
  5. Satellitegirl

    Satellitegirl New Member

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    Yeah I agree the finale was boring. Very anticlimactic.
     
  6. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Holding Alex Johnson's Pineapple

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    I want Thia's dress.
     
  7. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Then you'd have loved the one Lauren wore last night. :lol: And it was sparkly.
     
  8. kimkom

    kimkom Two Pot Screamer

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    :scream:
     
  9. Cyn

    Cyn Well-Known Member

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    I hate not being able to watch TV and post at the same time :wall: :wuzrobbed: .

    Ever since the all-digital upgrade, if I want to move a TV into the office, I have to move the stupid tuner box as well, reconnect everything, and then wait for the box to reset itself and download all the info. It's just not worth the trouble.

    Sigh…….
     
  10. Jenna

    Jenna Well-Known Member

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    Which thread are we using?
     
  11. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Holding Alex Johnson's Pineapple

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    Judas Priest and James! :respec:
     
  12. numbers123

    numbers123 Well-Known Member

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    I knew you were waiting for this!
     
  13. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Holding Alex Johnson's Pineapple

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    They sound awesome together! Wheee!!!!!!!

    Nice to hear James sing in key again. Well done. That was freakin' awesome.
     
  14. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    I didn't like Judas Priest when they were not having to use viagra. :shuffle: Oh. What a surprise, they're promoting a farewell tour.
     
  15. Satellitegirl

    Satellitegirl New Member

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    I like Judas Priest ok. That was a good performance with James.
     
  16. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Holding Alex Johnson's Pineapple

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    I love Priest. One of the highlights of my life was seeing them play in London. Nothing like a metal crowd in London. :respec:
     
  17. Cyn

    Cyn Well-Known Member

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    :respec: :cheer2:

    Did I call it or what? :lol:

    ETA: …..And of course I missed it by dicking around on the computer :fragile: :wuzrobbed: . Guess I'll have to wait until it's on youtube.
     
  18. PrincessLeppard

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    Do you think Randy realizes what a freakin' tool he sounds like when he repeats that damn phrase?

    Oh, Jacob's on. Time to go do the dishes.
     
  19. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Tsk. Tsk. If he'd sung with Ian Anderson (couldn't have sung with all of Yes since some are dead :( ), or ELP or King Crimson, it would have been impressive. :p
     
  20. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Gladys has had some work done, but she looks and sounds great.
     
  21. numbers123

    numbers123 Well-Known Member

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    How do you scream gospel off tune and still be on Idol?
     
  22. kimkom

    kimkom Two Pot Screamer

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    ((((Freddie Mercury))))
     
  23. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Jack Black. I love him. :D

    Kimkom, Freddy would have loved this. Cheerleaders and all. He was an entertainer par excellence and loved to flaunt it. :lol:
     
  24. PrincessLeppard

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    I think Freddie would find this version of Fat-Bottomed Girls :rofl:

    Hmm. Queen actually had naked floozies bike across the stage.
     
  25. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Fox would have said no. Otherwise, JB would have had them naked. :lol:
     
  26. LuckyCharm

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    Anybody know a good hitman? I'd like to have this song murdered.
     
  27. my little pony

    my little pony war crawling into canada

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    in retrospect, this best top 12 or 13 ever claim was far fetched

    and this is the longest medley ever, it's longer than Rich Man Poor Man
     
  28. rfisher

    rfisher Will you rise like a phoenix or be a burnt chicken

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    Can we see Beyonce's hoohaa?
     
  29. numbers123

    numbers123 Well-Known Member

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    Princess do you NEED Beyonce's shoes?
     
  30. shan

    shan Well-Known Member

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    I found it lacking...