Emmy Nomination Preview 2013 - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy
It took seven nominees to fill this category last year
Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy
Attrition: Well this is pretty much a nightmare, isn't it? Not only are all of the nominees from last year eligible again, but there was a tie somewhere last year, so there were seven nominees. Barring another unlikely voting scenario, that means that even without a single new contender rising up, somebody is going to fall out of the nomination field. That's hardly fair!