Reality Check: 'All Bets Are Off' on American Idol! Plus: Is Crazy Failure Worse Than a Total Lack of Risk?
“Baffling.” “Crunk.” “Taking chances.” “Butt booty naked.” “Shrinky dink.” “Bear running through the woods.”
These are just a few of the unexpected words and phrases spicing up the conversation on this week’s installment of Reality Check — where my co-host Melinda Doolittle and I dish READ MORE
The Voice Battle Rounds Recap: Dude, Where's My Carnage?
File this one under Things You Never Expected to Hear Carson Daly Utter on The Voice: “You know what? America has to pee. America, go pee and we’ll be right back with Pharrell’s decision!” READ MORE
The Voice Recap: Head-to-Head Games
Questions that raced through my mind during Tuesday’s installment of The Voice:
Is Pharrell the most altruistic celebrity in the history of reality-singing competitions? Why is Blake Shelton utterly charming — even when he’s READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
The Voice Recap: Steal Crazy After All These Years
Like an overstuffed deli sandwich that leaves your jaw and your stomach simultaneously dialing 1-800-Too-Much, The Voice jammed the end of its Season 8 Blind Auditions and the start of its Battle Rounds into a single two-hour telecast tonight. READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITES
Reality Check: Is There Room for Three Black Guys in Idol's Top 12? And Why Are the Judges Harder on Women?
If American Idol‘s Top 16 Week were a restaurant, it might’ve been worthy of a Michelin star — had it not been for the “Wait! What?” elimination of Savion Wright. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
The Voice Recap: Suspense & Disbelief
Sometimes, when I watch The Voice, I feel like Charlie Brown going to kick Lucy’s football. READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
Reality Check: Agony and Ecstasy of American Idol's Top 24! Plus: Should Voice Singers Show Their Tax Returns?
This week’s Reality Check is made of EVERYTHING — and I don’t just mean an in-depth discussion of American Idol Season 14 with a side dish of chatter about Season 8 of The Voice. READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO
The Voice Recap: Chair-iats of Fire
Ever wish The Voice‘s Blind Auditions were shown in strict chronological order? READ MORE
The Voice Recap: Handle With Chair
This just in: We’ve made it through the first four hours of The Voice‘s eighth season without a single, unwelcome contestant montage! To quote Jay-Z and the MIA (but forever fabulous) Amil, “Can I get a what-what?” READ MORE & VOTE FOR YOUR FAVES
Ratings: Voice Dips to Premiere Low, Sleepy Hollow Finale Flat, Molly Slips
NBC’s The Voice opened Season 8 with 13.6 million total viewers and a 4.0 demo rating, ticking up in audience while off just a tenth from its fall premiere, and READ MORE