No need to continue to search and rescue operations. :)
Some people loved it. Some hated it.
Some liked some parts but didn't like other parts. Some liked it emotionally but not intellectually.
And some people haven't seen it yet so they haven't made up their mind yet.
(and some won't be watching it at all)
The one thing I *can* say though is that something that *everyone* loves and appreciates are the topic threads!! 9 out of 10 dentists agree that an Idol topic thread is good for your teeth and gums!!
The Home Game: http://community.livejournal.com/therealljidol/343954.html
The Contestant thread: http://community.livejournal.com/therealljidol/342300.html
It's something that everyone can enjoy, and each piece end however it is that the writer wants them to end!!! :D