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MADness 50- American Idol!

1 month ago   |   By Tom Richmond

It's time for another off-key Monday edition of Tom's MADness! This time we drop the mic with a return to the world of “reality” TV and another cringe-worthy performance with “You Can Write the Next American Idol Single”, written by my CLAPTRAP partner Desmond Devlin and appearing in MAD 466, June 2006. This was also my 50th appearance in the magazine. I have to admit I don't like these kinds of reality competition shows, and have never watched more than a few episodes of any of them. It's not that I think they are bad shows, I just find them uninteresting and boring. My wife...
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