By Sean Daly and Sharon Fink, Times Staff Writers
There is no better couch potato sport than American Idol. But this year the singers have all the charisma of your basic Idaho russet. So today we handicap the field and rate each hopeful’s appeal on the Spud-o-Meter. Instant mashed, start packing. Loaded, you are so in. Get ready for spud-on-spud action!
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