Clarkson performs the national anthem at Yankee Stadium in New York. Plus: Heidi Klum, Kendra Wilkinson, Patrick Dempsey and more
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Published: Thursday Apr 16, 2009 | 05:00 PM EDT
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It's a pizza party! After being spared elimination by the judges Wednesday on the live American Idol show, Matt Giraud (left) celebrates backstage at Hollywood's Kodak Theatre with fellow contestants Adam Lambert and Allison Iraheta.
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