Bad Beats: Handicapping An American Idol That Has Gone Horribly,…

Hello, folks. Welcome back to Bad Beats, the column you visit for betting advice and sad tales of gambling woe. Read past Bad Beats here. Got any stories for us? Email us at tips@deadspin.com. Subject: Bad beats. » 4/08/11 4:30pm 4/08/11 4:30pm

Don't Ruin The American Idol Finale For Derek Jeter

Jeter DVR'd Wednesday night's AI results show, but didn't want to hear the results until he flew back to New York to watch it. SPOILER ALERT: It was the boring white guy, not the crunchy white girl who looks like she smells! » 5/28/10 1:00pm 5/28/10 1:00pm

People With Tenuous Florida Football Connections On Popular TV Show,…

Tim Tebow's maybe-Mary-Magdalene, and a former UCF player are among those in the top 24 on American Idol. Well, for now. Rumor has it one of them's gone because they couldn't keep their trap shut. » 2/19/10 1:30am 2/19/10 1:30am