fans say Pop Idol is rigged–because the phone lines were busy.

fans say Pop Idol is rigged–because the phone lines were busy.
Fans of Pop Idol‘s Aaron Bailey say they feel “cheated” because they couldn’t get through to vote for Aaron during the latest round of voting. The same fans also claim that their votes for Aaron last week instead went to Zoe Birkett.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.