is “Canadian Idol” an oxymoron?

is “Canadian Idol” an oxymoron?
Plans to produce Canadian Idol prompt the Toronto Sun’s Bill Brioux to ask, “How can you have a show called Canadian Idol in a country that doesn’t have a star system?” He says “the terms ‘Canadian’ and ‘Idol’ are mutually exclusive,” and argues that “Canadian record companies don’t have the money to properly market or promote this new ‘idol.’” He also says that “Canadians don’t want to be Canadian idols. Canadians want to be American Idols.”

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