Over the weekend, Simon Cowell and friends hosted Britian's Got Talent
. A sort of free-for-all American Idol
: singers, dancers, comedians and any other talent having being can participate. So in walks Susan Boyle, nearly 48, currently unemployed, lives alone with her cat named Pebbles, and a singer who has always wanted to perform in front of a large audience.
On this show the auditions aren't in some tiny room in city xyz. The contestants deliver for the first time in front of thousands of people. Susan Boyle looks like the classic first rounder: a complete disaster. more..