Just so everyone’s aware, Jon Bon Jovi didn’t do anything AFL related on American Idol last night. So, there’s no longer a chance of “You got your football-adjacent-sporting-event into my unstoppable entertainment juggernaut!” “You got your… no, that’s about the best we could hope for.”
[Update: You know who else noticed JBJ’s Philly Soul t-shirt? Tony Kornheiser. He noticed (and name-checked the AFL) on Wednesday’s Tony Kornheiser Show. It airs on Washington Post Radio, but I listen to the podcast the next day, so I’m 24 hours behind…]
We now can return to being confused and frightened by American Idol. Maybe some other team owner can do something silly. I’ll keep my eyes peeled. Courage.