AMERICAN IDOL 2.0: Yea or Neigh?

After months of anticipation, the new-look American Idol premiered last night, and the results were… eh? Gone were Simon Cowell, Ellen Degeneres, and Kara DioGuardi. In their stead were Aerosmith’s legendary frontman Steven Tyler and Marc Anthony’s legendary rear woman Jennifer Lopez. The big question was how would these two new celebrity judges fare in […]

Ep. 10: Banter with Ben and Lisa

Surprise surprise! Lisa and I are already back with yet another podcast! This time we went a little crazy and went mobile with the show. We set up shop outside a nearby Starbucks and infused our normal banter with a healthy dose of people watching. Mixed with some coffee tasting and naughty jokes about pumpkin […]


I took a week off from American Idol coverage last week because of deadlines elsewhere in my life, but that’s okay because really all we missed was the lame “inspirational” week, which somehow left us hearing Casey James singing theme-inappropriate Fleetwood Mac and Tim Urban taking on a forgettable Goo Goo Dolls song. Sure, there […]