Idol has its first-ever all-female top five after neutering its male finalists
No one with a penis remains on American Idol. Having eliminated all its white guys, thereby preventing a repeat of the WGWG winner, the show has now been purged of all its men, giving the show its first-ever all-female top five.
Even though this makes history, it’s no surprise: American Idol and its judges have been pretty transparent about the strength of the women versus the men, predicting that a woman would win even before the season started. Cue the conspiracy theories—or, more appropriately, analysis of the true power the show’s producers have, from casting to pimping. They’re the true idols.