J is a floor director for "Morning Express with Robin Meade" on HLN. She has been obsessed with this season of Idol, and takes notes to share with the Morning Express writers and producers. The opinions below are AJ’s alone and do not necessarily reflect those of the staff of "Morning Express with Robin Meade" or HLN. These are her impressions of last night:
Wow, that was rough.
Even if you didn’t really care for Pia, like me, watching her crumple into Jacob’s big green bear hug last night was truly wrenching. But let’s examine the highlights of last night before our beautiful balladeer was shuffled off the Idol coil.