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The Thing I'll Miss Most About American Idol Is Jennifer Lopez's Facial Expressions

I am both an early and late adopter of American Idol. I watched it early on with the kids I babysat, embarrassing them as I imitated the contestants in front of their large floor-to-ceiling windows, in full few of their neighbors. Somehow this season, I happened upon it again, tuning in one quiet night home alone…

A Chat With La'Porsha Renae, Who Could and Should Be the Last American Idol Winner

The first half of the two-part finale of the 15th and (probably) final season of American Idol airs Wednesday night, and with it goes an important chapter in American cultural history. While the U.K. had enjoyed Idol-type shows for years, before the competition premiered in 2002, Americans, long comfortable with the…

American Idol Contestant Potentially Saves His Marriage By Being Kicked Off the Show

After duetting with Fantasia on her song “I Believe,” Jordan Sasser—dad to Westlund, husband to Alex, worship leader to the people—was kicked off American Idol Thursday night. The writing was on the wall the night prior, when the judges labeled his performance overly “theatrical,” but still: it must hurt to …

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