- Fredericksburg.com - Reference to Clay:
STAFFORD POOCH IS NO. 2 BY THE NUMBERS
Semi-finalist Andrew and trainer Laurie Williams came in second in the contest for "Greatest American Dog"...
...She doesn't know if she'll get any prize for being runner-up. But, with all the attention and support she's received as a result of the program, she said sometimes it works out just as well to come in second.
"It's kind of a Ruben Studdard," she said, referring to the American Idol contestant. "He won, but Clay Aiken got the better recording contract."
- The Northerner - Even in the presidential elections Clay gets mentions:...
It seems every year the presidential election is one step closer to being nothing more than an Olympic-sized popularity contest, with voters choosing candidates like American Idol chose its Rubin Studdard (even if everyone believes Clay Aiken should have won).
- USA Today - Emmys, Josh Groban will salute TV theme songs
Does this sound familiar???
LOS ANGELES — It's the story of a man named Groban, who is singing ).
TV theme songs we all know. In a musical tribute, singer Josh Groban will perform bits of memorable themes at the 60th Primetime Emmy Awards on ABC (Sept. 21, 8
Wonder where they got the idea, LOL...
- From Jesben and Lilred at The Clayboard, we learn that Clay was a clue during jeorpardy:
Under the heading, "Celebrities' Original Names" - they gave the original, the contestants had to identify them as they are known now.From Lilred:
CLAYTON HOLMES GRISSOM
I answered. My husband said, "Who?" The lady in the middle got it right away (she won tonight.)
Along with Kareem Abdul Jabbar, Tony Orlando, Roman Polanski and Tom Cruise.
The clue read "American Idol HEARTTHROB Clayton Holmes Grissom"And the answer, obviously is "Clayton Holmes Aiken"!