The judge was pelted with eggs by a woman who suddenly appeared on stage during a performance of "The Impossible Dream" by contestants Richard and Adam Johnson.
Violinist Natalie Holt told The Telegraph why she did it: “I basically took a stand against people miming on television and against Simon and his dreadful influence on the music industry."
Watch a video of the egging and another of Cowell's reaction to the surprise attack, AFTER THE JUMP. Holt rushes the stage at the 1:49 mark of the first clip and the tossing begins soon after.
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A drag duo from Manchester called Bosom Buddies scored big on Britain's Got Talent over the weekend with a surprising rendition of "La Vie en Rose".
Watch, AFTER THE JUMP...
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Yes, this footage from X-Factor is a bit lengthy, but contestant Jillian Jensen's story about moving beyond being bullied and her impeccable performance are worth every second.
Check out Jensen's story of strength and perseverance, as well as her dynamic, emotive talent, AFTER THE JUMP.
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The second season of the United States' edition of The X Factor debuts on the 12th, and television's full of promos. This very awkward video from what looks like the season premiere has been making the rounds on Facebook all weekend. In it, an angry contestant absolutely refuses to be talked down to by the judges, and Demi Lovato in particular. (Demi Lovato, I learned today, is a singer.)
Judge Simon Cowell is amused. (He doesn't like Demi Lovato very much.) Judge Britney Spears is snooty. Judge Lovato is flabbergasted unto speechlessness. Watch AFTER THE JUMP ...
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