Although American Idol ceased to be about singing a long time ago, this new format strips away the last bit of normalcy from the singing competition and leaves viewers with one incredibly awkward

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The pre-recorded episodes of American Idol will come to an end on March 30, meaning that the series' creators didn't have much time to figure out how to maneuver the show without live episodes. Because California is under a stay-at-home order, it was essentially impossible for the show to film live episodes in front of a judges panel or any