There were also stage appearances by new X Factor judges Simon Cowell, Paula Abdul and Cheryl Cole, with Cowell and Abdul's old American Idol buddy Randy Jackson joining them on stage. Wrong show dawg, cracked Cowell.
|Abdul and Cowell compare mascara|
The TV industry is also in a partying mood after a few lean years where ad revenues were hammered down due to the recession. That doesn't seem to be the case this year as even austere NBC has jumped back into the ballyhoo bandwagon.
|The Glee cast try to distract advertisers from the fact that the show now sucks|