IDLE MUSINGS: This actual season of American Idol, at the moment, isn't nearly as interesting for me as the discussion/mock draft Bill Simmons hosted on the B.S. Report this week: if you had an unlimited budget, and the people you ask would say yes, what's your dream American Idol judging panel? Timberlake-Madonna-Prince, anyone? Harry Connick Jr-Stevie Wonder-Cyndi Lauper?
[Yes, Isaac, you can pick NPR NPH and Anne Hathaway.]