‘American Idol’ judge Paula Abdul tells ‘Extra’ she’s “still hopeful” and she still believes in love, so would she allow her fellow judges Randy Jackson and Simon Cowell to set her up on a blind date? “Randy maybe,” Paula admitted. “I trust [Randy] a little bit. Simon, no, no, never.”
Paula Abdul’s ‘American Idol’ Criteria
February 8, 2007 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Wednesday night, “Paula Abdul says when she’s on ‘American Idol’, she doesn’t just pick people by singing ability, she also judges how well they put together their look. Yeah. In other words, Abdul picks whoever looks old enough to buy her a drink.”
Super Bowl Viewed By 93 Million
February 7, 2007 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Tuesday night, “According to the latest Nielsen ratings, this Sunday’s Super Bowl was watched by 93 million viewers. That’s right. Yeah, that’s a lot. Yeah, usually when that many Americans tune into a show, it involves a drunk Paula Abdul.”
Paula Abdul Visits ‘Fox & Friends’ Part 2
January 18, 2007 – Paula Abdul visited Fox News Channel’s ‘Fox & Friends’ for part two of her interview with Brian Kilmeade, aired on Wednesday (January 17), to talk about whether the most talented always win on ‘American Idol’ and why record numbers keep tuning in. Paula closed the interview by sitting in Brian’s lap in the taped interview, and when they went back live, they joked about the incident.
Video at FoxNews.com has since been removed.
Plastered Paula Abdul?
January 15, 2007 – Paula Abdul appeared to be plastered during a press junket with Fox affiliates last week. The ‘American Idol’ judge is denying it, but will Paula’s antics hurt the country’s highest rated show? ‘Scarborough Country’ host Joe Scarborough found out from former ‘Idol’ contestant Carmen Rasmusen and Star magazine’s David Caplan.
Video of the segment, aired Monday (January 15), at Bing.com has since been removed.