American Idol, Steve Carell, and More


American Idol is in chaos!  Ellen resigned, Simon quit, and Kara DioGuardi got fired.  On the flip side, Jennifer Lopez may be in.  Do you let your kids watch reality TV? —  San Francisco Chronicle Blog

Date night?  The NY Daily News gave Dinner for Schmucks 3.5 stars, and says that Steve Carell is in “rare form.”

Here’s a happy love story to end the week:  Former Philadelphia Eagles cheerleader Donna McCall married her favorite childhood TV character — Eddie Munster, a.k.a Butch Patrick.  Now in her 50s, McCall has had a crush on Patrick since she was a child. — Famecrawler

Judy Blume’s Tiger Eyes to become a movie?  I approve!  Blume is looking for a 16 to 17-year-old teen to play Davey, according to her latest tweet. — Jezebel

Are you going to Blogher next week?  The always stylish Lindsay Ferrier has some great style tips to get you started on packing.