We knew it!!!!!!!
Her departure from the show wasn't a publicity stunt, but it was definitely a negotiating tactic.
Sources VERY close to Paula Abdul reveal exclusively to PerezHilton.com that the beloved judge is working to get back on American Idol.
"Don't count Paula out just yet," says our Abdrool insider, telling us that talks are being held about having Paula return and trying to come to a deal that makes sense.
Good! We definitely prefer Paula over Kara.
Figure it out, y'all. There's lots of money to be made - for everyone - on the #1 show in America!
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