Tuesday’s Idol: By the Numbers

Tuesday’s Idol: By the Numbers
F Micelotta/American Idol 2008/Getty Images

04/09/2008 AT 12:00 AM EDT

8 contestants remain in the competition 3 sang rock songs for the night's inspirational theme 2 wore white jeans 5, the number of times the judges mentioned Paula Abdul's pet Chihuahuas 7, the number of times the judges critiqued contestants for not connecting with their audience 3, the number of Brooke White called out after her performance: her father, her brother, her husband 1 contestant, Jason Castro, played the ukulele F Micelotta/American Idol 2008/Getty Images

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