Jennifer Lopez Cries About Cutting Chris Medina

You’d think with the amount of Jennifer Lopez has faced in her life, she’d know how to let someone down easily. Well, she did – but then she just started bawling. Lopez has has struggled with the part of her job on American Idol where she’s the dream -crusher, but last night she got teary-eyed when she had to cut Chris Medina.

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His story of standing by his severely disabled fiancee touched America’s heart, and his heartfelt performances touched the judges week after week. But as always, when you’re up against so much talent, that doesn’t always carry you over into the final batch.

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