A little less than two weeks after taking his bow on American Idol, I fear Simon Cowell has lost memory of a little thing called World Idol. Cowellâs rep confirmed today that the former Idol judge is in talks to put together a Worldâs Got Talent next year that would bring together 20 winners from across the globe for a mega-competition that all the other televised talent-based competitions will surely be jealous and afraid of.
But as you probably recall, the last time an international competition de force was attempted (2003-2004â²s World Idol), it seemed less TV powerhouse than reality competition flatulence, with some judge opinions being the most odious thing of all - one even told a stunned Kelly Clarkson her performance was ânot all that.â I called BS, as did Simon after the show, saying the showâs flawed format turned winners into losers. And he was right.
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