The top 10 worst ‘Idol’ auditions

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In our experience, “Idol” viewers break down into two camps: those who don’t start watching regularly until the audition shows are finished, and those who relish the culling of this screechy herd. For a reminder of what we’re up against when the seventh season begins tonight, take a trip down memory lane on this Web page, which collects videos of the 10 worst “Idol” auditions along with Simon’s commentary.

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