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Clay Aiken Takes a Broadway Break

Clay Aiken Takes a Broadway Break

Clay Aiken finishes up his work day, performing on the Broadway show Spamalot, and then tries to avoid the press as he goes home on Wednesday.

American Idol‘s Simon Cowell, who when told Clay Aiken had revealed he was gay, jokingly responded, “Wow, that’s a shock. It’s like being told Santa Clause isn’t real — unbelievable.”

“Good for him. If he said it, it’s the right thing for him. Good for him,” Simon told Extra.

When asked about fan reaction, Simon said, “I don’t think anyone cares. Let’s face it. It’s 2008. You know, who cares?”

“No, I don’t know him well enough, and I think I’d be the last person on Earth he’d call,” Simon said, referring to rumors he was asked to be the godfather of Clay‘s son, Parker.

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  • hhmmmmm….

    ew he looks like a freakin chick

  • Seth

    Finally there is something to like about Simon Cowell.

  • CrazyDaisy

    creepy

  • gnmc

    Good for him! Congratulations on deciding not to spend his life evading or denying himself.
    Now he can get on with workin’.

  • Kiiiim

    Hey, the straightest man in the world says it’s okay to be gay…

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EYvH7Gjbxh4

  • GOOD VICTORIA

    RIGHT ” SETH ” , NUMBER # 3……No hateful comments from Simon is nice and I’m sure appreciated by Clay……..I believe he will make a wonderful father, and no-one should judge him…Clay has alot of talent, and has come quite far since American Idol days……….He is one of the lucky ones…Like Simon says, ” WHO CARES “?..

  • ellen

    Only 7 comments on a Clay Aiken story?
    Where did his Claymates go? Is he over already?

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