Melinda gone? How could it happen. Mary C. Matthews, producer of Idol Critic, explained it to me in email: “Did we really expect a nation that voted GWB in TWICE to at least choose an American Idol wisely?”
No, Melinda was totally the GOP contestant. Old-fashioned and safe. Stuck in the past. Blake is a Progressive, always looking forward and trying to make things better. Last night’s results were a referendum on the Bush administration and the old boys network as much as the ’06 elections were.
“â€œDid we really expect a nation that voted GWB in TWICE to at least choose an American Idol wisely?â€”
That’s some sort of perfect storm of 2007 idiocy.
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