Us Weekly caught up with ‘American Idol’ season six semi-finalist Alaina Alexander to get tips on how to achieve a star style, as well as to clear up that fantasy Simon Cowell concocted about Ryan Seacrest romancing her. “Well, we went on a couple dates… [awkward pause] No, I’m just kidding,” Alaina responded. “It didn’t really pan out, I was like, ‘You’re just so busy and, you know, I don’t know if this is fraternization or something.’ Simon made that quirky comment about him trying to date me and that was it – he said it just for television. Ryan’s a great guy and he’s super talented but that’s seriously all it was.”
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