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Ex-AI Auditioner Got Killed by a Car

July 26, 2009

First and foremost, I’d like to apologize for not regularly posting lately. There have been a lot in my hands these past view days. Mostly work though. And I am normally tired at night after work so I just opt to sleep earlier than usual.

Anyhow, I was checking my mail just now and one interesting headline caught my attention. It’s about AI’s former auditioner named Alexis Cohen who apparently got killed in a car accident. Cohen was one of the rejects featured in the said reality show 2 years in a row, Seasons 7 and 8 that is. I guess, it was her extreme hatred to Simon Cowell that made her famous. Well, here is the complete article of this tragic incident as reported via yahoo news:

SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. – Authorities say a 25-year-old former two-time “American Idol” contestant has been struck and killed by a car in a New Jersey shore town.

The Asbury Park Press reports that Alexis Cohen, of Allentown, Pa., was killed early Saturday in Seaside Heights.

Deputy Chief Michael Mohel of the Ocean County Prosecutors Office says an autopsy indicated she suffered chest, head and abdominal injuries. Mohel says investigators are seeking more information about the collision.

Cohen auditioned in Philadelphia for the popular Fox singing competition in August 2007, and the episode was aired in January 2008. She tried out again during the show’s eighth season.

A video of her angry rant after being rejected by judges went viral on the Internet.

For those who are not AI followers, here is Cohen’s first AI audition in Season 7:

9 Comments leave one →
  1. IKAY permalink
    July 26, 2009 5:33 pm

    naks nman beys!..ahihi

    huwaw, base na naman! 😛

  2. IKAY permalink
    July 26, 2009 5:37 pm

    ay kakasad nman…
    may she rest in peace. 😦

    i got shocked when i read the news. she’s too young to die.

  3. July 26, 2009 11:35 pm

    hala this is sad 😦

    ang sad nga, hayden! este jeff pala! hehehe!

  4. July 27, 2009 1:44 am

    wawa naman sya. sya ba yung nag-dirty finger kay Simon?

    yep yep! sya nga yun, mon.

  5. Mr. Nonsense permalink
    July 27, 2009 6:15 am

    yet another victim of fame. she lost her privacy. god bless her and fam.

    oo nga, jesse!

  6. July 27, 2009 8:44 am

    sa fil-am party ko rin nabalitaan ito doon sa mga teenagers na naglalaro ng poker. may kasikatan nga dahil sa viral youtube vids.

    prayers… rip..signum crusis +

    kawawa noh?

  7. jayvie permalink
    July 27, 2009 10:08 am

    oh my! i’m in shock. i clearly remember her audition and her rants..

    me too, i clearly remember her rants against simon. dirty finger kung dirty finger talaga! hehehe!

  8. snglguy permalink
    July 27, 2009 11:18 pm

    Sad no? Getting rejected twice and now this? can fate be any more cruel? Anyway, at least she got her 15 minutes of fame…

    i feel sad for her. napanood ko talaga ung dalawang auditions nya eh. life was too short for her.

  9. July 30, 2009 12:39 pm

    isa nanaman biktima ng isang car accident.. nakakalungkot!

    i read an update, nahuli naman daw ung nakasagasa sa kanya. but still, her life was cut short because of that tragic incident.

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