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  • Arin Ray Sounds Stilted on 'X Factor'

    Arin Ray Sounds Stilted on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    They kept calling it Diva Night on The X Factor, but it was more like Battle of the Sob Stories. Financial hardship, superstorm Sandy, a heroic kitten rescue and a mother who tragically died in a car...

    November 15, 2012 10:30 AM ET
  • 'X Factor' Pares Down to Top 12 Acts

    'X Factor' Pares Down to Top 12 Acts | VIDEO

    "I did it for the gays. And Japan." Those were the goofy departing words of "Mr. Entertainment" Jason Brock, the first X Factor contestant to be eliminated based on viewer votes. No real shocker there,...

    November 9, 2012 10:40 AM ET
  • Diamond White Returns to 'X Factor'

    Diamond White Returns to 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    Welcome back, Diamond White. You're the next American Idol! Oops, wait, wrong show. Our bad. But maybe you have the X Factor? It's possible. Being offered a chance at redemption worked for last season's winner Melanie Amaro. Yes,...

    November 8, 2012 9:35 AM ET
  • 'Revenge' Recap: Master of Illusion

    'Revenge' Recap: Master of Illusion | ARTICLE

    "To successfully create an illusion, the first thing you need is trust. But to perfect an illusion, the false reality must appear as authentic as the one it hides. Careful attention must be paid to every detail....

    November 5, 2012 11:25 AM ET
  • David Correy Falls Short on 'X Factor'

    David Correy Falls Short on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    Did you hear that? That was the sound of our heart breaking as early frontrunner David Correy got the boot during X Factor's "Save Me" sing-offs. Yes, a terrible injustice has been done, and we're pretty sure...

    November 2, 2012 9:10 AM ET
  • Simon Swears, Khloe's Cold on 'X Factor'

    Simon Swears, Khloe's Cold on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    We've got to hand it to you, X Factor, you've certainly been keeping us on our toes this season. For two weeks, Fox advertised that the live shows would start November 1st. Then, in a head-scratching act...

    November 1, 2012 10:50 AM ET
  • 'Revenge' Recap: A Mother's Love

    'Revenge' Recap: A Mother's Love | ARTICLE

    It seems we're at a point where Revenge is watering down its campy goodness with ho-hum corporate drama. There are still juicy bits, but we get bored when the Grayson Global storylines drag on too long. Make...

    October 28, 2012 10:05 PM ET
  • Demi Lovato Cries as 'X Factor' Cuts to 16

    Demi Lovato Cries as 'X Factor' Cuts to 16 | VIDEO

    After last week's X Factor episode was disastrously pre-empted due to a rain delay during the baseball playoffs (say that fast five times), Fox promised to re-air the ep in its entirety. But they didn't keep...

    October 24, 2012 9:05 AM ET
  • Baseball Delay Wreaks Havoc on 'X Factor'

    Baseball Delay Wreaks Havoc on 'X Factor' | ARTICLE

    Talk about throwing us a curveball! Somewhere, Simon Cowell is crying foul and kicking dirt over what happened with this week's lone episode of The X Factor. It was supposed to be a big, exciting, two-hour...

    October 18, 2012 8:45 AM ET
  • Bieber, Will.i.am Help Judge on 'X Factor'

    Bieber, Will.i.am Help Judge on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    Night two of the terribly-titled Judges' Homes round of The X Factor came hot on the heels of some controversy. Indeed, it was hard not to spend the hour thinking about two things that hit the web...

    October 12, 2012 9:20 AM ET
  • L.A. Reid Throws Tantrum on 'X Factor'

    L.A. Reid Throws Tantrum on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    The boot-camp bloodbath spilled over into this week's X Factor, as the top 24 acts were revealed and quickly divided into four categories: Teens, Young Adults, Groups and – hold onto your prunes and walkers everybody –...

    October 11, 2012 10:05 AM ET
  • Paige and CeCe Face Off on 'X Factor'

    Paige and CeCe Face Off on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    Far from the most exciting episode ever, The X Factor chugged into round two of boot camp last night with a little manufactured drama at the judges' table when Britney Spears fell victim to a moment of...

    October 5, 2012 10:30 AM ET
  • 'X Factor' Boot Camp's Whitney Sing-Off

    'X Factor' Boot Camp's Whitney Sing-Off | VIDEO

    "We're looking for killers," Simon Cowell said with a straight face as contestants from all over the country converged in Miami for boot camp, an intensive week of X Factor auditions. While they don't have to dig...

    October 4, 2012 9:30 AM ET
  • Simon Speechless Over 'X Factor' 'Annie'

    Simon Speechless Over 'X Factor' 'Annie' | VIDEO

    We really had our work cut out for us during the last night of X Factor auditions, as the never-ending parade of freaks – oops, we mean, "memorable performers" – made it hard to pick just one...

    September 28, 2012 8:40 AM ET
  • Gene Simmons' Daughter on 'X Factor'

    Gene Simmons' Daughter on 'X Factor' | VIDEO

    Despite having a dad who could probably just pick up the phone and get her a record deal, Sophie Tweed-Simmons – the 19-year-old celebuspawn of snake-tongued KISS bassist Gene Simmons and actress Shannon Tweed – auditioned on...

    September 27, 2012 10:25 AM ET
  • 'True Blood' Recap: Going, Going, Gone

    'True Blood' Recap: Going, Going, Gone | ARTICLE

    As we head into the homestretch of Season 5 of True Blood (just two more eps left!), the annoying Ifrit, werewolves and Obama wannabes have (seemingly) fallen to the wayside to make room for more important storylines....

    August 13, 2012 11:40 AM ET
  • 'Duets' Finale Recap: J Rome With Love

    'Duets' Finale Recap: J Rome With Love | ARTICLE

    While the Season One winner of Duets wasn't shocking – or even remotely surprising – at least we breathed a sigh of relief that America came through and crowned the most deserving contestant. Even better, the least...

    July 20, 2012 9:50 AM ET
  • 'America's Got Talent' Recap: The Elusive

    'America's Got Talent' Recap: The Elusive | ARTICLE

    It was another overstuffed night of fluff as the third live results show rolled around on America's Got Talent. Once again, four acts advanced to the semifinals, leaving eight more on the cutting room floor. As in...

    July 19, 2012 10:50 AM ET
  • 'Duets' Recap: Going Solo

    'Duets' Recap: Going Solo | ARTICLE

    Duets sent a mixed message during its penultimate episode last night, which was called "Superstars' Choice" even though the main focus was on the amateurs picking one of their own songs. Yes, after what seemed like an...

    July 13, 2012 10:25 AM ET
  • 'Duets' Recap: A Less Than 'Unforgettable' Night

    'Duets' Recap: A Less Than 'Unforgettable' Night | ARTICLE

    Zzzzz. They may as well have called the night "Snooze Fest" on this week's Duets, as the superstars and their amateurs tackled "Favorite Standards." Singing hits from way, way back in the day, for the most part...

    July 6, 2012 12:10 PM ET
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