TWoP 10: Reasons We’re Looking Forward to <I>The Voice</I> and <I>The X Factor</I>

We're actually excited for the head-to-head match-up of The Voice and The X Factor on Wednesday, but it sure as hell isn't because of the talent competing (or the awful auditions that make our ears bleed). Instead, we've got many other reasons why we let these two singing competition shows clutter up our DVRs.

<i>The X Factor</i>: Reality TV Judges Who Could Replace Paula and Nicole

Clearly, hiring music industry professionals was of no help to The X Factor, as demonstrated by the recent axing of judge/mentors Paula Abdul and Nicole Scherzinger (as well as host Steve Jones). Who should replace them? We suggest that Simon Cowell look to already successful reality TV judges -- regardless of whether or not they have experience critiquing singers. While some of these personalities might seem like an odd fit, each one of them would be more fun to watch than the former Laker Girl and Pussycat Doll:

Simon Cowell Pumps Up X Factor, Disses Idol and The Voice

by Rachel Stein September 21, 2011 11:02 am
Simon Cowell Pumps Up <i>X Factor</i>, Disses <i>Idol</i> and <i>The Voice</i>

Have you heard of The X Factor? It's kinda supposed to be like the old American Idol, but better and with more Pepsi commercials in the middle of each episode? In the off-chance the media blitz hasn't found you in your cave, judge Simon Cowell took a press call to answer the burning questions that we lowly Americans have about his new series (debuting tonight on Fox) and even took the time to trash a few of his competitors.

Today's TWoP News: Thursday, January 10, 2013

by Rachel Stein January 10, 2013 3:49 pm
Today's TWoP News: Thursday, January 10, 2013

It's (not gonna be) Britney (anymore), bitch.

Today's TWoP News: Friday, December 21, 2012

by Ethan Alter December 21, 2012 1:28 pm
Today's TWoP News: Friday, December 21, 2012

Looks like those zombies claimed another victim.

Today's TWoP News: Friday, December 14, 2012

by Ethan Alter December 14, 2012 4:42 pm
Today's TWoP News: Friday, December 14, 2012

Why is this man smiling? Because he just quit The X Factor!

The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

by Angel Cohn December 7, 2012 2:43 pm
The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

There's a bunch of repeat offenders this week.

The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

by Angel Cohn November 16, 2012 1:46 pm
The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

Rich and entitled people who aren't on a Housewives show? Who knew that was possible?

The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

by Angel Cohn November 2, 2012 1:08 pm
The Most Heinous Person on Reality TV This Week

Wearing clothing is just not that difficult.

Today's TWoP News: Monday, October 22, 2012

by Samantha Rullo October 22, 2012 3:26 pm
Today's TWoP News: Monday, October 22, 2012

It looks like November 3 will be the night that comedy nerds everywhere explode with excitement.

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