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American Idol: Your Top 36 Revealed!

Is it time to start caring about this season of American Idol? Thankfully, no — that won’t be for several more weeks, when America has finally picked the best twelve contestants. But last night, Simon, Paula, Randy, and whats-her-face selected 2009’s Top 36. So who are these young hopefuls, most of whom will soon be returned to complete obscurity? Our probing, Microsoft Excel–based analysis, after the jump.






American Idol: Your Top 36 Revealed!