Those were the boys on American Idol this week … right?

Saturday, February 9, 2013

The hopefuls among the girls have to be tons better than what we saw offered from the boys on ‘Idol’ this round. At the very least, I’m willing to bet there will be much less drama.

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It’s time to give Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Williams her props

Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Michelle Williams, far right, works the crowd

Haters gonna hate. No one knows this better than Michelle Williams. In this week’s Clacking in Color, the groovy column about ethnic diversity in Hollywood, writer Jaylen Christie gives the singer much due credit for doing great during the Super Bowl performance with Beyonce!

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An interesting moment in time on American Idol

Saturday, January 26, 2013

There was a bit of satisfaction in seeing Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey put in their places by a sweet auditionee who won her ticket to Hollywood. Unfortunately, it won’t be remembered by either diva in the long run.

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Thanks for faking the Presidential Inauguration, Beyonce

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Haven’t we seen enough lip syncing in televised performance? Where’s the satisfaction in knowing you’re doing something real instead of canned? Where’s the integrity? The confidence? The display of ability?

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American Idol: Where was the drama on week 1?

Saturday, January 19, 2013
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Despite the pre-hype publicity that preceded the season 12 premiere, not much fur flew on ‘Idol’ out the gate. Still, despite a decline in ratings and little drama, there were high notes.

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Of course you’ll be interested in season 12 of American Idol

Wednesday, January 16, 2013
American Idol Season 12 Cast

The ratings leader of singing competitions returns with fresh faces and a freshened format. And, regardless of changes, it’s going to continue to kill anything in its vicinity.

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Goodbye 2012 celebrities, hello 2013 hopes and dreams

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Dick Clark Rockin Eve

2012 has left the building while 2013 has arrived. What will you miss from 2012 and what do you hope happens in 2013? The CliqueClack gang remembers celebrities who passed in 2012 and shares their hopes for 2013.

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Dave Brubeck: Jazz giant who left an indelible mark

Thursday, December 6, 2012

Whether they know it or not, thanks to legend and standard-bearer Dave Brubeck everyone knows a little jazz.

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Things I’m thankful for this Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Nashville Clare Bowen

As the United States celebrates Thanksgiving tomorrow, it is a time for us to take a step back and ponder on the things we are thankful for. In honor of that tradition, I thought I’d share with you some of the things in the world of television, film and pop culture in general some of the things I’m most thankful for.

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Team CliqueClack discusses Vulture’s list of top fandoms

Friday, October 19, 2012
Miranda Cosgrove, Jennette McCurdy, Nathan Kress

Vulture recently released a list of the 25 craziest fandoms, but they seem to be missing a couple that we think should be on their list.

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