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Ludacris, Kesha, Brad Paisley and Josh Groban are the judges on ABC's "Riising Star." ABC/Bob D'Amico
TV preview: ‘Rising Star’ is for other time zones
First Published Jun 19 2014 01:01 am • Last Updated Jun 19 2014 01:01 am

ABC’s "Rising Star" promises to "completely reinvent the traditional singing competition" because viewers can vote via an app in real time to determine who advances. Except that this only works in the time zones where the program airs live — so it leaves those of us in the Mountain Time Zone and further west out. So ... who cares about "Rising Star"?

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