Originally Posted by guru
..Not sure why that is so hard to grasp...
-It's not hard to grasp, i just think it's not very bright. Goes back to my point about some vague sense of 'nostalgia'. Voting based on feelings is what American Idol is for, and should not bleed into the Hall.
But, as i said earlier, the trend has been a constant and has resulted in a voting based (much like voting for the Gold Glove or other postseason awards) decreasingly on merit.
Steam vented, i'll just go back to ignoring the Hall.