Paula Abdul

Now playing in this week's Mitovich Mega Minute:

• If American Idol's Season 9 auditions kicked off this weekend in Boston, what was judge Paula Abdul doing holed up at home in Los Angeles? Stop speculating and let us set the record straight.

The Closer has opened its squad room doors to a Brothers & Sisters alum. Get the exclusive scoop!

• Who's returning to Entourage — and for nearly all of Season 6?

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