But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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This is EPIC!
For the first time in six years, American Idol did not win the night in the ratings. They took the silver spot as NBC's coverage of the Winter Olympics struck gold!
That's a huge win for NBC!
Hey, 222 consecutive nights atop the ratings is nothing to scoff at, AI. Next week, we'll start the count all over again.
Did U watch the Olympics last night?
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