Entertainment Weekly’s Jessica Shaw sounds as relieved as most of us that Nikki McKibbon was finally ousted from ‘American Idol’ last night. Shaw said, “Collective sigh of relief, please? Okay. Thank you, America! Nikki McKibbin — she of the tone-deaf singing and unfortunate ’80s fashion sense — is headed home to the random corner of Texas she came from. Sure, she should have been voted off weeks ago and this episode should have been a tension-filled hour between Tamyra, Kelly, and Justin. But better late than never.” Read more.