What are the odds of this? Less than 48 hours after Clark's breakfast brawl, Paula Abdul was also making headlines in Sacramento. The Idol judge appeared before California legislators and urged them to crack down on nail salon hygiene. Abdul was hospitalized last year after an unsanitary manicure left her with an infected thumb. "Being a professional dancer, I'm no stranger to pain," she said, "but this time the pain was so excruciating that even my hair touching my thumb caused me to scream." It also made text-messaging Corey a real bitch.