Re-Introducing “Kelly Clarkson”


15 years ago, a 20 year old Kelly Clarkson gave us soul and went on to become the first American Idol    Kelly was quickly signed by RCA.  Her first single “A moment like this” was the best selling single of 2002 RCA didn’t want soul. RCA (A division of Sony Records) wanted pop.  Continue reading “Re-Introducing “Kelly Clarkson””

Fantasia, A Diamond in a dollar store


Ten years ago, the world discovered Fantasia Monique Barrino on American Idol.  She was the contestant with the 100 watt smile. Her smile and personality is infectious she has the rare ability to make the audience feel is if they were in her home. Fantasia’s performance of Summertime was named amongst AOL’s 2004 list of greatest televisionContinue reading “Fantasia, A Diamond in a dollar store”

Licking your own snot- It’s cranky Friday


Flu, Gun Control, American Idol, Justin Timberlake . First things first, its flu-cold season Like millions of americans  I have the flu and I’m cranky .Like millions of americans I still have to work, to keep the lights on.   I sneeze and cough into a tissue, towel, or news paper.   I’m not shaking hands as this is noContinue reading “Licking your own snot- It’s cranky Friday”

It’s a Nicki, Nicki, Nicki Minaj Winter


Her way over the top  wardrobe instantly makes one think of Lady Gaga.    Like Gaga, Nicki has a large fan base, she affectionately calls the “barbz” this base  goes where no other rapper has gone before as she appeals to small children and adults. Her debut album “Pink Friday” was released in November, 2010 and in 2011 she scoredContinue reading “It’s a Nicki, Nicki, Nicki Minaj Winter”

SACworldRandom: Queen Elizabeth Moonwalks?- Drake- No Limit Disneyland-Mimi- Aussie Death Texts- A Lohan story and more…….


Notice This Bitch! After being served with a three day eviction notice. Georgetown,Ca  Tennant Thomas Hazelwood and his girlfriend  beat up their landlord Jack Podsebley. (according to El Dorado Count Sheriff papers )  If that wasn’t enough Hazelwood grabbed his trusty ATV trike and tried to mow his landlord down… After being arrested  Hazelwood said his landlord hadContinue reading “SACworldRandom: Queen Elizabeth Moonwalks?- Drake- No Limit Disneyland-Mimi- Aussie Death Texts- A Lohan story and more…….”

Friday Mash Up “Whitney”


WHITNEY HOUSTON  (1963-2012)  Tip your I-pod or Mp3 players to  Jay-Z and Beyonc’e . Like most celebrities they could have made oodles of money selling pictures of their daughter “Blue Ivy Carter” to People or some magazine.  They chose instead to download the picture on the internet for everyone to see.   “Money Can’t Buy You Class” Meanwhile backContinue reading “Friday Mash Up “Whitney””

The Screaming Continues: American Idol Pia!


By:Jarett Wieselman/New York Post Like you, I felt betrayed, bothered and bewildered by Pia Toscano’s utterly unfathomable ousting on last night’s “American Idol” — especially since she landed in the bottom three alongside the two worst contestants currently left on the show (Jacob Lusk & Stefano Langone). And we weren’t alone — Hollywood came outContinue reading “The Screaming Continues: American Idol Pia!”

Simon Who?


Last year the sky was falling?  Who would be the next Simon Cowell?  Would the show go on? It does and its better than ever……. Channel surfing, I paused and stayed. For the first time since Fantasia (four or five years ago)  I’m watching and entertained.            The new judges JenniferContinue reading “Simon Who?”

10/10/10: TV’s top 10 moments of the first 10 months of 2010


It’s been a big year in television, and we still have 82 days to go. To mark the date — 10/10/10 — here are the biggest moments of the first 10 months of 2010: January There was no holiday lull this new year. 2010 began with two departures that are still resonating across the TVContinue reading “10/10/10: TV’s top 10 moments of the first 10 months of 2010”

Big Girls Do Buy……


If you are a fan of American Idol or  Dancing with the Stars you didn’t see the Lane Bryant commercial featuring Ashley Graham.  Fox and Abc decided that the Ad was not appropriate for the viewing audience. These networks, that brought you  Married with Children,  Cougar town,  Desperate Housewives and Family Guy felt the curvy ladyContinue reading “Big Girls Do Buy……”