8:00 p.m. ET Welcome to the chaos of "American Idol" Hollywood Week and, most particularly, the debut of Ellen DeGeneres as permanent "American Idol" judge.
8:01 p.m. I don't think I've ever done Hollywood Week as a live-blog, so this may be a mistake. There's much too much to process. We'll see how this goes and maybe I'll do something different tomorrow.
[Full recap of Tuesday's (Feb. 9) "American Idol" after the break...]