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'American Idol': Paula Abdul says her contract is up for renewal

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During an interview on ABC’s Nightline airing this Thursday, Paula Abdul will reveal that her American Idol contract is coming up for renewal this season. “I love the show, I do,” she says. Asked if she thinks she might be replaced on the show, Abdul says, “I don’t think anyone [can]…. Whenever there is change it’s not about replacing anybody; it’s about possibly moving on.”