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Is it just me, or is anyone else totally fed up with yet another season of the X-Factor on a Saturday night?!! It has become so predictable and repetitive, and seems to be targeted at the youngsters, who are probably out on a Saturday night anyway! What do you think?

Created By on 03/09/2015

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20th Feb 2019 06:52:20
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Used to enjoy the X Factor but have decided not to watch the last two series.Why?Well they seem to focus way too much time on the judges,back stage,history of the acts,what they're families think and so on.Then you only get to listen to probably 1 min of actual singing.Very predictable comments from Simon.Also from acts,all say the same thing....its the only thing I ever wanted to do.....blah blah blah....boring! I don't miss watching it one bit.The Voice is becoming the same.
28th Oct 2016 22:10:27
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A somewhat different comment occurred to me in a different context tonight. It's about the screamers in audiences. The other context was a Donald Trump speech. There was no discrimination, they screamed in ecstasy every time he uttered a word. Similarly in X-factor the screaming seems to start with every song and continue throughout the song. Do they even listen to it?
28th Oct 2016 20:08:47 (Last activity: 28th Oct 2016 20:59:22)
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Response from jeanymay made on 28th Oct 2016 20:26:53
Are you sure you don't have a little soft spot for her. Only joking.
Response from jeanymay made on 28th Oct 2016 20:59:22
I agree lol
11th Sep 2015 11:14:22 (Last activity: 28th Oct 2016 19:53:50)
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I have decided not to watch it this year as I don't agree with the choice of judges this year and have become tired of the show in general . As you say far too predictable and I felt at times very contrived . I have to say I'm not missing it one bit !
Response from lindz64 made on 18th Oct 2015 23:05:30
That's two of us then Pam, but I didn't watch it last year either. The fact that they put rubbish acts through at the expense of fantastic singers just to make controversy got to me, big style. The sooner it's gone the better, make room for intelligent tv !
Response from AlisonP24 made on 28th Oct 2016 19:22:23
I have to say, I thought it was going to be better this year. I don't know if its an age thing as I am 60 but I don't know half of the songs they sing so don't really enjoy it at all. It is just a money making machine and it seems to me the louder the contestants scream their songs and warble the notes the better marks they get. I think the judges must be tone deaf! I try to avoid it if I can but it is not always possible to.
Response from jeanymay made on 28th Oct 2016 19:53:50
Used to love it but now it's so fake. It just makes a joke out of Simon Cowell, who looks like a puppet off Spitting Images now he's had a facelift or whatever.
14th Oct 2016 23:32:30
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Biggest load of old pony on the box
Some good singers getting jogged on
The panel want shooting especially
Louis Walsh get it off the screen
It's had its day

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