'American Idol' Recap: The Group Round Dashes Dreams as Designed

Hollywood Week carries on with the group round in this supersized episode. The group round is one of my favorite times for three reasons: 1) It's reminiscent of hellish high school group projects, except this time we don't have to shoulder all the work for Too-Cool-For-Tri-Folds Charlie, 2) People get catty and cry a lot and, 3) The producers are forced to show us new faces we haven't seen in the auditions as the "early favorites" are lumped into groups with them. New talent! I think I will enjoy this group round in particular because lunatic Ashley Sullivan is still in it!

Seacrest promises us that all the drama will "explode on stage" and that "new stars will shine." If he's wrong about this, he owes me two hours of my life. Read More...



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