American Idol is over, and huge questions about the future of the franchise hang heavy in the air: Can a female contestant ever again win this show? Will Idol‘s producers admit their failings when it comes to theme nights and song lists? Will Ellen DeGeneres stop behaving like a kindly pre-school teacher and start behaving like a reality TV judge? And can Idol stay relevant after Simon Cowell’s exit? My cohost Jessica Shaw and I tackle these topics, and take a look at the final performances of newly crowned champ Lee DeWyze and runner-up Crystal Bowersox, on the season finale of Idolatry. Plus, READ FULL STORYThe ninth season of
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