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We are a mere two weeks into the 2012 season of The X Factor and already we can’t get over how much talent there is! Here’s a quick run-down of the most salacious news from the set, the best performances, and the most memorable moments of the week.

1. The Voice Beats The X Factor in Viewers — But Which Audience Is More Engaged?
The X Factor had SEVEN TIMES as much social media involvement as The Voice. Boo-yah!

2. Watch Jeffrey Adam Gutt Perform “Hallelujah” on The X Factor Auditions on September 20, 2012
There’s no denying it: Jeffrey made us feel all sorts of feelings.

3. Snooki Tweets About Vino Alan’s X Factor 2012 Audition: “Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover”
The tatted-up Ray LaMontagne-singer got a little shout-out from the new mom.

4. X Factor 2012 Spoilers: Which Contestant Is Already Tweeting About Being Mentored By Britney?
Uh oh, guys, time to tighten the reins on one of the contestants?

5. Who is Diamond White? X Factor 2012 Contestant Info
In a word — darling. And girlfriend can SING!

6. Lady Gaga Tweets About Quatrele’s “Amazing” X Factor 2012 Audition
Gaga goes, um, well, gaga, for the drag queen’s version of “Born This Way.”

7. The X Factor’s Demi Lovato and Simon Cowell Flirt Awkwardly on Conan (VIDEO)
Raise your hand if this didn’t make you feel awkward. No one?

8. The X Factor 2012: Britney is Mentoring [SPOILER]!
Seems like a good fit to us, but what do you think?

9. Top Quotes From The X Factor Auditions on Sept. 19: “I’m Gonna Give You a Little Piece of Panda”
Ah, the joys of live television... No censors? No problem.

10. The X Factor Beats The Voice in Week 2 Ratings!
Well, that's what happens when Gaga and Snooki tweet about you!

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