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Pictures from Soccer City

June 17, 2010 – 10:11 pm | 7 Comments
Another fan caught in the act. © Thuy Dinh

In light of USA playing Slovenia tomorrow (Friday) morning, I thought I’d run these pictures my brother sent from Soccer City. If you follow me on Twitter, you already know he’s in S. Africa right …



June 9, 2010 – 1:55 am | 7 Comments
Photo: FOX

**Spoilers: Do not read if you haven’t seen Glee finale**
New Directions may not have been good enough to win regionals, but they showed a lot of heart, which is the perfect summary for Glee‘s finale. …


MTV Movie Awards 2010: One Long WTF Moment

June 7, 2010 – 1:02 am | 12 Comments

The MTV Movie Awards have a category called Best WTF Moment but I thought most of the show could be labeled thusly, minus the “best.” Why did Olympic gold medalist Shaun White present a trophy …



May 27, 2010 – 12:30 am | 14 Comments
lee as idol

Jason, you were right.
Lee DeWyze was crowned the ninth American Idol tonight, with the result coming at the end of a two-hour-plus show that was actually entertaining at times. DeWyze is a decent enough singer …


Crystal vs. Lee: The Final Battle – AMERICAN IDOL Season 9

May 26, 2010 – 9:58 am | 9 Comments
dewyze on finale

by Jason Matthews
America, as it often does, in its infinite wisdom, is about to make a mistake: They are going to name Lee DeWyze as the next American Idol.
Even more than last week, this week …


Reaction: GREY’S ANATOMY Season 6 Finale (Spoilers)

May 21, 2010 – 12:18 pm | 11 Comments

Oh. Mah. GAH!!
*Spoilers! Don’t read if you haven’t seen it!*

Not much on TV surprises me anymore but during the Grey’s Anatomy finale last night, I jumped as if my pants were on fire. The first …


Final Showdown in Sight: Predicting Top 2 on AMERICAN IDOL S9

May 19, 2010 – 2:17 pm | One Comment

by Jason Matthews
As the dying whale carcass of this show lumbers slowly to the season finale shore, the machinations of the producers have become more and more transparent. It is clear as day that all …


Linking Up

May 17, 2010 – 12:13 am | 6 Comments
Gugu Mbatha-Raw & Boris Kodjoe star in UNDERCOVERS

No, that’s not an invitation to hook up later at a bar, just me posting a few links for you to click on if you want to catch up on some entertainment stuff. I could …


Betty White on SNL

May 9, 2010 – 3:14 am | 11 Comments
Photo: NBC

Did you see Betty White hosting Saturday Night Live last night? It was one of the funniest episodes in years. She scored in almost every skit while the average host is lucky to get a …


Strangeness in the Night: AMERICAN IDOL Season 9 Top 5 Perform Sinatra

May 5, 2010 – 5:47 pm | 4 Comments
lee dw

American Idol is officially asleep at the wheel. That’s the only explanation for how they allowed these 5 clowns to attempt to croon on national television, when not a one of them has the charisma, …


AMERICAN IDOL Top 6: You’re Still (Not) The One

April 28, 2010 – 9:56 am | 4 Comments

After a week off to rest, recuperate and actively avoid the awful monolith that is Idol Gives Back, I return to find that nothing has changed, the season is still boring, Randy is still useless, …



April 21, 2010 – 1:34 am | 9 Comments
glee cast art streiber

Our esteemed American Idol critic, Jason Matthews, is unavailable this week so I’m doing a mash-up review of Idol and the “Madge-ical” Glee. It was all music, all night long on Fox tonight.
On Idol, Alicia Keys …

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