Attempting to reverse its ratings decline, American Idol
is making a few minor adjustments
this coming season.
Though the changes will be officially announced later today or this week, they've already been leaked via an AI
fansite which somehow got a hold of a production memo.
Without changing too much of the show's format - which initially earned it top ratings - AI
will be making a minor shift toward "real talent."
- There will be fewer audition rounds (and thusly, less of Simon