Idol Headlines for 01/30/12 – The Evening Edition

Lauren Alaina Comes Home To Film Show At Her Old Job – Lauren Alaina’s bringing more national attention to her hometown. The American Idol runner up came to her old stomping grounds to film a show called “Day Jobs.” The GAC show brings country music stars back to the jobs they had before making it big. Lauren worked at Cici’s Pizza in Fort Oglethorpe. Dozens of fans showed up for her return. – WDEF News 12

‘The X Factor’ champ Melanie Amaro talks shooting her Super Bowl ad with Elton John — EXCLUSIVE – It’s fair to say that no reality show singing competition winner has ever been on the kind of high-profile launching pad that The X Factor champion Melanie Amaro is about to experience: Her own Super Bowl commercial. EW spoke with Amaro a few days after she shot her Pepsi spot with pop music legend Elton John, and we have an exclusive shot of them both from the royally-themed advertisement below. Check it – Read more at Entertainment Weekly

O Say: How Fast Can Kelly Clarkson Sing the Anthem? – INDIANAPOLIS – While betting on the actual result of the Super Bowl is, obviously, a popular activity for many fans, the unusual “prop,” or proposition wagers, can often be more intriguing.One of the most popular prop bets in recent years has been the over/under wager on the length of the national anthem, and this year – with Kelly Clarkson set to perform the anthem – most sports books offering action on the wager have set the over/under time at 1 minute 34 seconds. Sound short? Apparently, it isn’t. For those who are so inclined, the analysts at the web site Beyond the Bets researched Clarkson’s previous performances of the anthem and have concluded that there may be significant value in betting the under. – Read more at the New York Times

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