Which is fitting, given that this is something given by your peers, that voting ended up being all over the place for most of the duration. The peers in question are, after all, a pretty darn eclectic group of people!
At one point, it was looking like a 10 way tie! As time went on, that lowered to six... which lowered to three... which went back up to an almost completely differently six!
Up until an hour or so ago, it was a close race between three - and then one of them shot out a little bit ahead, and stayed there.
It was pretty thrilling. Which again, is appropriate for this season. So I guess you knew what you were doing! ;)
The Spirit of LJ Idol for Season 8, who will receive an icon, a banner, a special power (email to follow with that information) and most of all, the recognition of her peers for being the example of what this season has been about for them is
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