Idol is the summer’s number one show.

Idol is the summer’s number one show.
American Idol‘s ratings Tuesday made it “the most popular series of this summer, so far,” according to Electronic Media. The show was watched by 12 million viewers.
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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, 37, 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.