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Speaking of the military our next guest is fresh off a tour visiting our men and women overseas -- upset about Chris Daughtry.
Who finished fifth in American I don't somehow make something yourself but it.
Avaya a welcome back first -- you or your impression of what -- we just told you about that story over Hawaii with a better.
Yeah I don't.
I don't wanna -- middle it's it's -- -- thing.
But you just won -- visit a whole bunch that is absolutely we arming.
And everywhere there's a few places they told us not talk about the world election you mean.
I'm -- we were we started in Rota Spain and ended in Germany and we went to the Middle East and parts of Asia -- literally flew over.
Afghanistan I was -- -- look out the window and see the mountains and it was extremely beautiful and it's hard to believe that's -- -- war zone but.
It was it was a very were rewarding thing for us to do -- and it was very humbling but a lot of -- six active.
Yeah we were visiting US air force bases and you know we -- to go home for Christmas and a lot of those men and women are there and it was it was very humbling to the to see just a taste of what they go through a daily basis one thing we hear Chris wind -- his return from entertaining our men and women overseas is.
They they knew it would be moving but they didn't know is gonna change their lives.
It was definitely a life changing experience I don't -- I'll ever forget it absolutely.
And I'd be.
I would jump at the chance to do it again.
One may be when.
Something we do.
Anyway you know that we were -- play music anyway.
To see how grateful they were for something so simple something you know we're just -- -- over there and do all we do and if it turns out they don't see a lot of that and and the gratitude was overwhelming.
I -- your Family Guy and maybe as -- -- -- -- that your heart strings too because a lot of these members of the military have families and little kids back absolutely we see all that video when they come home in the joy and -- that parent.
You have is it for kids four kids we this is your wife here in this beautiful the two units that you had twins right.
-- they they just turn -- year old on there and and you know they change every day.
And I go -- I go away for a couple weeks.
And these men and women are away from their kids sometimes before there were even born you know and they don't see any of that stuff so.
That it definitely made me appreciate.
-- Also one of the -- you have I understand Christmas morning.
Is make sure if you if Santa happens to get.
Two toys that need batteries make sure you have batteries.
That is one of the -- you.
Out of an opponent that is.
I've been on the the the receiving end of of not having batters before him.
It can be.
Camille Little hectic -- -- Duracell Batteries because they are sponsored today sponsors we actually we actually eased herself on the road -- use -- for -- -- Wireless packs have mics and everything so I think we use in England and her long time zone so what is the Internet concert today at like this -- FaceBook dot com Lester so we're doing on a free.
Concert for anyone to log on and little little Christmas.
Couple Christmas songs in there and bunch -- songs and it -- you can log on in your living room bathroom every FaceBook.
That's the 3 PM eastern time today some people New Hampshire on street can't eastern -- sponsored actor.
That's correct -- -- you are.
Eight American success story above and beyond the -- -- you for the military in the country today.
Without American Idol -- you did it ever was stunned still to this day that he did not win at the G -- -- getting eliminated.
Without American Idol do you believe that your talent you would have emerged anyway.
If you -- you've got to talk about that you eat I'd like to think so but I mean the reality is I did it for 1011 years.
In clubs and spinning wheels and not really going anywhere and and -- -- -- change so you have to.
Cannot -- the punches and and change -- I don't.
Purcell see a lot of people going to clubs checking out bands to sign anymore you know they they go to the television or YouTube or for.
FaceBook or MySpace in -- check out people's interesting point.
-- and I thought of -- in the flip that's kind of like the auditions now TV producers are doing the legwork -- -- -- -- his new CD it's his third it is called break this spells aren't Chris thank you very much -- you very much faster if they had seen -- -- -- actress -- -- absolutely right.
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