Kara DioGuardi Mum On Idol Exit (Until Her Memoir Hits Bookstores, That Is)

Kara DioGuardi has pretty much nothing to say about her time on American Idol — abrupt departure included — because she’s saving all the good stuff for an upcoming memoir.

Appearing at the Television Critics Association winter press tour on Thursday to talk up her and Jewel’s summertime Bravo series, Platinum Hit, Kara was almost immediately presented with a question relating to her Idol experience. But rather brusquely … READ MORE

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Team TVLine: What Excites Us About 2011!

One of the best things about launching TVLine.com when we did (the site did go live, right?) is that it came on the cusp of much fresh fare hitting the airwaves. This month alone, you’ve got 14 TV series making their debuts, while a slew of returning favorites (Parks and Recreation included) are set to uncork new seasons. And the other 11 months of the year promise to deliver even more TV treats.

With that in mind — and to help you get to know the TVLine staff even better — here are the TV events that have each of us excited for 2011. In Comments, tell us what you are looking forward to! READ MORE