What caused Jason Castro to flub his lines on American Idol?
Jason Castro — despite steadily increasing rumors to the contrary — says he
did not purposely blow his chances on American Idol.
But I think I know the real reason he wasn't quite prepared for the Big Time.
The Texas A&M construction science major charmed Idol viewers and
judges with his laid-back attitude, folksy charm, dreamy eyes — and those
dreadlocks. His top 24 performances of the Lovin' Spoonful's Daydreamin' and
Leonard Cohen's Hallelujah helped secure Castro a position in the all-important
top 12.He engaged A&M students and staff, who threw weekly watch parties and
printed up "Gig 'em Castro!" T-shirts.
We know all about Aggie engineers, don't we?
I think that it is a shame the way you pick on the Aggies. After all it
was an Aggie engineer that invented the toilet seat.
...of course a UT engineer stole the design and cut a hole in the