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The X Factor: Who Just Missed The Top Three?

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.14.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

After two weeks of painfully uncomfortable "X Factor" results shows -- replete with a child crying hysterically and death threats against Nicole Scherzinger -- this week's elimination seemed poised to offer a little satisfaction for the outraged fans of Rachel Crow and Drew. But did Marcus manage to escape the chopping block for a fourth week, with no "save me" performance to pull him back from the brink?

'The X Factor' Recap: The Top 4 Perform

Laura Prudom | Posted 02.13.2012 | TV
Laura Prudom

The "X Factor" stage is now bereft of children -- though we can't say the same for the judges' table -- and our final four contestants definitely had their game faces on for this week's semifinal sing-off.

Rachel Crow And Wendy Williams Get Along Famously

Posted 12.14.2011 | TV

Wendy Williams sees a piece of herself in Rachel Crow, the 13-year-old singer who collapsed to the stage and sobbed after being eliminated from "The X...

Why Stop at Cameras in the Supreme Court?

Andrew Tucker Avorn | Posted 02.11.2012 | Comedy
Andrew Tucker Avorn

The United State Congress is trying to force The Supreme Court to broadcast oral arguments on television. But why stop at cameras in the courtroom? Here are some other ideas to spruce up Supreme Court arguments.

Nicole Scherzinger, You Should Be Fired If You Won't Make The Tough Decisions

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 02.08.2012 | Entertainment
Bonnie Fuller

Nicole, it's your fault the super-talented Rachel Crow has been x-ed out of The X Factor If you had some balls & did your job, she'd still be a contender.

We Sing Your Thanksgiving Tweets

Posted 11.23.2011 | Fifty

Kevyn Smith and Jeremy Johnson, the masterminds behind the entertaining videos We Sing Your Tweets, create musical snippets based on tweets they like....

Naughty But Nice Rob

'People' Mag's Sexiest Man Reconsidered? | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 11.18.2011 | Celebrity

People magazine just named Bradley Cooper the sexiest man alive. However, "Real Housewives of Atlanta" star NeNe Leakes; Donald Trump's wife, Melania;...

Piers Morgan Announces Big Plans

Posted 01.10.2012 | Media

Piers Morgan announced that he will not be returning to NBC's "America's Got Talent" next year. Morgan made the announcement on Wednesday during h...

'X Factor' Rachel Crow Was A 'Crack Baby'

E! Online | Posted 01.08.2012 | Celebrity

X Factor star Rachel Crow has more of an emotional backstory than show producers have revealed. The birth mother of the 13-year-old fan favorite us...

"X Factor"Guilty Of Lip Syncing?

Posted 01.04.2012 | Celebrity

Those tuning into "X Factor" Thursday night may have witnessed an Ashlee Simpson-on-"Saturday Night Live" moment when 60-year-old crooner Leroy Bell o...

Are Simon & Nicole Feuding?

Posted 01.02.2012 | Entertainment

See Simon, we believe this is what you call Karma. After replacing U.K. pop star Cheryl Cole with U.S. pop star Nicole Scherzinger, it seems like Cowe...

'X-Factor' Contestant: My Elimination Was Rigged Deal

AP | By LYNN ELBER | Posted 01.02.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- Former "The X Factor" contestant Dexter Haygood said he wasn't pushed off Fox's new singing contest. He jumped. Haygood was among five...

Youyoung Lee

'X Factor' Recap: Drew, Josh Dominate | Youyoung Lee | Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment

Last night's "X Factor" was a two-and-a-half hour blast of flashing lights, thunderous music and spit-fire fast performances and eliminations. Was th...

14-Year-Old Singer Wows Simon Cowell (WATCH)

Posted 12.26.2011 | Home

"I dont think many famous singers come out of Chino Valley," said fourteen-year-old Drew Ryniewicz, who comes from the small town in Arizona. She is c...

Simon Says Tweet!

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 12.26.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — Simon Cowell doesn't use Twitter but he wants "X Factor" fans to use the site to vote for their favorite contestants. The Fox show a...

Youyoung Lee

'X Factor' Recap: Brian Bradley Has Swag | Youyoung Lee | Posted 12.14.2011 | Celebrity

Last night's "X Factor" whizzed us off to the judges houses where we learned that Mariah Carey pulled a rain check on Simon Cowell and that all four j...

Why Did Mariah Carey Miss Her 'X Factor' Appearance? | Posted 12.14.2011 | Entertainment

Will she take a rain check? Mariah Carey was supposed to fly to Simon Cowell's home in France to help him determine which of The X Factor's top 32...

Simon Cowell, Vladimir Putin & More: Today's Famous Birthdays

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.07.2011 | Home

In a world with nearly 7 billion people, chances are someone famous is celebrating their birthday today. And indeed: Simon Cowell, Vladimir Putin, ...

Youyoung Lee

WATCH: Simon And LA Call Nicole And Paula 'Jealous' | Youyoung Lee | Posted 12.06.2011 | Entertainment

How quickly time flies. Just last week, we were still entrenched in the [cue stern Steve Jones accent] nation-wide search for those lucky enough to be...

Naughty But Nice Rob

'Don't Bet Against Simon Cowell' | Naughty But Nice Rob | Posted 12.05.2011 | Celebrity

Simon Cowell’s new show, "The X Factor," debuted to disappointing ratings, getting only half the number of viewers that tune in to watch "American I...

SPAM Pie and Other Cooking Competition Winners

Anneli Rufus | Posted 12.04.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

Cooking contests not only make great reality TV. They also inspire creativity, attract publicity, and potentially raise money for charities while celebrating local products, industries and cuisine.

Simon Cowell Admits He Was Wrong!

AP | ALICIA RANCILIO | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — Simon Cowell acknowledges that he regrets saying ratings less than 20 million for the U.S. version of "The X Factor" would be a failu...

Why Did 'X Factor' Host Storm Off 'Piers Morgan Tonight'?

E! Online | Posted 11.30.2011 | Celebrity

First Christine O'Donnell and now this. Just a month after the former U.S. Senate candidate stormed off the set of Piers Morgan Tonight, X Factor h...

Youyoung Lee

WATCH: 'X Factor' Josh Krajcik Is The New Susan Boyle | Youyoung Lee | Posted 11.29.2011 | Entertainment

Cue the dramatic music and switch on the red lights! Pepsi advertisements and startling cuts to commercial breaks! The "X Factor" returned this week w...

Fox On, Fox Off: New Girl and The X Factor Open to Surprising Results

Ed Martin | Posted 11.27.2011 | Entertainment
Ed Martin

The most interesting television news of Premiere Week 2011 is the comparatively modest performance of The X Factor.