There's no question this must be excruciatingly difficult on the entire family.
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But we love our sweet DemDem!
Luckily, it sounds like we won't totally be losing the Demi Lovato we know and love, but we might occasionally see a slightly more brutal side slip out from time to time on the new season of X Factor!
"Whatever he has to say, it's the honest truth. Sometimes I don't agree with him, but most of the time he says what I'm wanting to say but, like, I just physically can't because it's so mean! He knows what he's talking about, he knows that he's doing and he's gonna tell you straight up, whether you want to hear it or not."
Awww, DemDem, everything you say to the contestants is always just right!
But we won't be too surprised if we see a more vocal judge this next season…
…but don't start trying to be more like Simon when it comes to fashion! LOLz!
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