Originally Posted by Strangelove
Aha, yet thou art comingling talent with looks in the latter example. ;o} I'm sure a lot of us guys wouldn't mind seeing some cute young females in thong bikinis, but would doubt seriously that they could even syncopate, which of course brings us back to the stark reality of your first paragraph, sigh............:)
Comingling??? lol. It sounds like something you'd say to a fish when it knocks at your door :)
You know, I can't think of a talent show that was ever more than mildly interesting, often far worse than that. I saw quite a few of these shows when I was young and they were pretty painful too. Endless renditions of To Dream the Impossible Dream
and My Way
and God Bless the Child
- give me a break!
It's hard to imagine a talent show that focuses on original talents with something interesting and new to offer. "Talent show" is as much of an oxymoron as "adult shop". George Orwell foresaw it all ... black really is white in the absence of light ...