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Rep. Jim Frishe’s cousin ejected from American Idol

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Eric Deggans reports on Didi Benami’s departure from American Idol.  Benami is the cousin of state Representative Jim Frishe : Watch closely, and you can see a one-time TV powerhouse working just a little too hard. Forget about the nine hopeful singers still struggling to win American Idol’s top prize — often it seems the show itself is trying WAY too hard to prove it’s still tops at its game. Increasingly, the fates of the actual singers of the show feel like an…

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Rep. Jim Frishe’s cousin makes it to next round of American Idol

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Rep. Jim Frishe’s cousin Didi Benami is one of twelve contestants who made it to the next round of American Idol, along with St. Petersburg native Michael Lynche.

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Rep. Jim Frishe’s cousin makes it to next round of American Idol

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Rep. Jim Frishe’s cousin Didi Benami is one of twelve contestants who made it to the next round of American Idol, along with St. Petersburg native Michael Lynche.

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Rep. Jim Frishe looking for votes – for his cousin on American Idol

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Received this e-mail from Representative Jim Frishe: To everyone who is still awake: My cousin’s daughter, Didi Benami, has just performed on American Idol and needs your vote to continue to the next level. Please take a minute right now to call 1-866-439-5705. This is her number and it does not cost you a dime, but could make all the difference in the world in her life. I may be biased, but I think she is terrific. She comes from…

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Bill Cosby must love American Idol’s ‘General Larry’ Platt

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You’re about to witness the best … American … Idol … contestant … EVER. 62-year-old “General Larry” Platt of Atlanta is a certified hit! He got the whole Idol crew and fellow contestants singing along with his original, and very timely, rap song. And after tonight, nobody had better walk around with their “pants on the ground.” If you don’t love this guy, you’re dead inside (or maybe you’re looking like a fool with your pants on the ground…) Watch:

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Bill Cosby must love American Idol’s ‘General Larry’ Platt

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You’re about to witness the best … American … Idol … contestant … EVER. 62-year-old “General Larry” Platt of Atlanta is a certified hit! He got the whole Idol crew and fellow contestants singing along with his original, and very timely, rap song. And after tonight, nobody had better walk around with their “pants on the ground.” If you don’t love this guy, you’re dead inside (or maybe you’re looking like a fool with your pants on the ground…) Watch:

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