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Thursday’s  “The X Factor” had another bad night. It fell from the night before, and was beaten by another rerun of “Big Bang Theory.” I think the audience is sending a message. No one at Fox is listening. But the show is a flop and it’s only been on twice this season. The season actually hasn’t started, and that’s the scary part. Soon “X Factor” will be up against first run episodes of returning shows, not just reruns.

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Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. He wrote the Intelligencer column for NY Magazine in the mid 90s, reporting on the OJ Simpson trial, as well as for the real Parade magazine (when it was owned by Conde Nast), and has written for the New York Observer, Details, Vogue, Spin, the New York Times, NY Post, Washington Post, and NY Daily News among many publications. He is the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.
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  1. It’s Simon. There’s something so smug about him. It worked on AI until he showed his boredom. But he def looks like he’s bored of this show and he’s so smug. Maybe he should be the Jimmy IO on the show and give his critique off the judge table and let the ladies do the judging.

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