One of the reasons for this season's falling ratings for American Idol may be the lack of suspense over which contestant will ultimately win. As this week's episode prepared to spotlight the final three, even producer-judge Simon Cowell was suggesting that there no longer was much of a contest. Appearing Monday on the Oprah Winfrey Show , Cowell predicted that Adam Lambert will win, because he is fearless, he's "got that 'it'" and "he's got swagger."

12/05/2009