American Idol finale

Powerhouse voices crush male domination of "Idol"

This is the time when Fox seizes the TV spotlight. My previous blog looked at the network's fall plans, including news for fans of "24," TV comedies, "American Idol" and the "Fringe" producers. The one before that viewed Angie Miller, a strong talent who finished third on "Idol."

Now let's go to the big one -- the "Idol" finale on Wednesday and Thursday (May 15-16). Here's the story I sent to papers: