I know that so many readers are huge fans of reality television, especially reality television in which previously unknown people attempt to sing.
So it pains me to bring news that might dull the world's enthusiasm for such pageants, perhaps permanently.
You see, there is a show called "X-Factor." Currently it runs in the U.K., but it is soon to debut in the U.S. It is one of the several shows which has, at its core, the celebrated critic and music mogul Simon Cowell, formerly of "American Idol."
Last Saturday, "X-Factor" … Read more