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”

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?”