Credit: Michael Becker/FOX ©2012 Fox Broadcasting Co. Photo: Shannon Magrane Takes the Stage on March 7, 2012

We thought we might be spared the pain of an elimination this week on American Idol, given that Jermaine Jones had already been sent packing, but unfortunately, that was not the case. When we got down to the Bottom 3 — which consisted of Elise Testone, Erika Van Pelt, and Shannon MagraneRyan announced that Shannon was on the chopping block. After she sang for her life, the judges opted not to save her.

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