Quick! Someone hand me a paper bag! Paula Abdul is leaving “American Idol.”

I think I’m going to hyperventilate. Someone hand me a paper bag! I can’t take this news that Paula Abdul has officially announced her departure from “American Idol.” After a 7 year run on the show, Paula is hanging up her hat.

2005 American Idol contestant, Paula Goodspeed, commits suicide near Paula Abdul’s home

I’m surprised something like this hasn’t happened before now.  I always wonder about those contestants in the early rounds that are convenient targets of jokes and endless replays.  Are they in it for the 1 minute of fame or have they falsely lulled into believing they have superstar talent if talent at all?  At the […]