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FF:NZ New Zealand Idol

Discussion in 'Oceania Discussion Boards' started by SimplyThrilledHoney, Mar 14, 2004.

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  1. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    Hmmm, negative lot you are, yes. Recommend a chocolate binge, I do.

    Sela, the youngest contestant in the top ten (I believe) was voted out tonight.
     
  2. jp-30

    jp-30 Manager Emeritus star 10 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Not negative, but honest. I'm not surprised she went, but it could have been any of 6 of them after the weekend's performance.

    I've seen better singers on Telethon.

     
  3. SimplyThrilledHoney

    SimplyThrilledHoney Jedi Youngling star 3

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    yeah, it's gone from "entertaining because you want to see the performances" to "entertaining like watching a car crash in slow motion". Thus far the competition has the feeling of a school talent contest.

    I wonder the judging panel are sitting there, thinking "bollocks ... there's no one here who has what it takes".
     
  4. -Winter-

    -Winter- Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I do have a lot of chocolate fudge in the fridge. But they're too sweet.

    I wished it would be Robin though. Didn't watch the elemination show so don't know if he was in the bottom three. I can't stand him, ugh!
     
  5. SithForceLord

    SithForceLord Jedi Master star 6

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    Harsh but true call JP.

    Telethon. [face_laugh]

    Smooth.
     
  6. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    From memory, I do think Robin was in the bottom three. I know Jessie was.
     
  7. Mr_Burns

    Mr_Burns Jedi Master star 4

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    Jan 12, 2001
    He was second-to-last.
     
  8. Chansplace

    Chansplace Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Jessie is on her way out, Luke is still my pick for the title.
     
  9. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    Camillia is the only female left in the running now. I was pretty surprised that Ben was in the bottom three. I thought he was popular among voters, but I guess the tide can turn from week to week.

    One thing I like about the Monday night show, is you only need to switch it on for a couple of minutes and you get all the necessary information. I just flicked over after Clone Wars Chapter 11, and at the very end, and I found out all I wanted to know.
     
  10. -SILVER-

    -SILVER- Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I can't tell if Camillia's breasts are real or not. ?[face_plain]

    This is drivin' me nuts!!! :cool:
     
  11. SimplyThrilledHoney

    SimplyThrilledHoney Jedi Youngling star 3

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    The sad/ironic/whatever thing about Jessie getting the boot was that she sung really well in her final send off.

    Sadly, I think she peaked in her audition. When she sung "Drive" I thought she was amazing, but ever since I was quite unimpressed, despite being such a cutie ... (sigh)

    I hope Camilla stays in for a while ... it's a lot less interesting if the gender balance isn't equal.

    All this being said, I'm still convinced that the competitors are fundamentally mediocre, and that there's no standout star.
     
  12. -Winter-

    -Winter- Jedi Youngling star 2

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    The last time she sang at the elimination show, or the night before? I though she sounded a little shaky, but who woudn't if they're being voted off. :( I don't know why Fiona's being so harsh on her on Sunday. She probably has some preconceived notion that Jessie can't sing--and Michael can. Eww. [face_plain]
     
  13. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    I'd imagine Dancing Queen is a very difficult song to sing well ... the notes are all over the scale.

    When she said that thing about 'singing like a school production' I was thinking 'I hope she's not thinking back to the singing at my high school.' lol.

    One thing I do hate about the whole Idol format, is the way the judges think up these cruel insults for supposed entertainment value. 'Howard Morrison wannabe' 'you look like a womble' ... that's not constructive criticism, that's just humilitating people.
     
  14. Chansplace

    Chansplace Jedi Padawan star 4

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    yeah, i agree, alot of the things that are said seem to be 'made for TV', which has turned me off the whole idol thing a bit.
     
  15. -Winter-

    -Winter- Jedi Youngling star 2

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    "Cruel insults for entertainment value"... ah, only in America, eh? Funny how Simon Cowell is British. I couldn't believe the things he'd say to people at American Idol. But it is sorta funny. Everything is funny, as long as it's not happening to you. ^^;
     
  16. -SILVER-

    -SILVER- Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Still can't tell if Camillia's super-duper boobs are real or not!!!
     
  17. SimplyThrilledHoney

    SimplyThrilledHoney Jedi Youngling star 3

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    raise the tone, Silver, raise the tone ...
     
  18. -SILVER-

    -SILVER- Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Michael is lucky that guys wear make-up ... as his facial skin looks like the floor of a taxicab.
     
  19. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    And Eddie is gone ... five contestants remain. 'Soul' theme next Sunday, and Peter Urlich will be the guest judge.
     
  20. -SILVER-

    -SILVER- Jedi Youngling star 3

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    A long time ago ... Peter Urlich & one of my sisters had an affair.
    I think Luke is next to be erased.
    Camillia & Michael are my favourites....
     
  21. Kitt327

    Kitt327 Jedi Master star 4

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    I think all Camillia's fans got tired of spending the 99c on a vote, and assumed everyone else would vote. She was in the bottom two tonight, but it was Dave heading home.
     
  22. Chansplace

    Chansplace Jedi Padawan star 4

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    Go Luke!
     
  23. SimplyThrilledHoney

    SimplyThrilledHoney Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I have this sickening feeling that Michael will win. Does anyone else get really annoyed with his winks and finger points?

    On Sunday, they showed all of them in a westfield mall, and this girl who couldn't have been older than 14, asked him "Michael, would you go with someone younger?" Soooooooo disgusting.

    Right now I'm rooting for Ben, although I suspect he may be the next to go. I may even have to vote!
     
  24. YouAgain

    YouAgain Jedi Master star 5

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    NO DON'T VOTE, DONT BE SUCKED INTO THEIR MONEY MAKING SYSTEM!!! Think of what you can spend that 99c on!
     
  25. -SILVER-

    -SILVER- Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Yeah, I agree with Honey, Michael's try-hard winks & pointing are annoying.

    But this is a pop star competition ... image is everything.

    The Aussie Idol has 'da fro'.

    Michael has his 'winks & pointing' to get votes from teenage girls whose hormones are goin' crazy.

    :cool:

    It would be a shame if Camillia was erased from the competition simply because most people spell her name incorrectly.

    SimplyThrilledHoney keeps spelling her name incorrectly, for example.
     
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