'American Idol' Top 5 L.A. Auditions, from Karen Rodriguez to the Gutierrez Brothers

The freaks come out at night, and apparently they also come out for the Los Angeles "American Idol" auditions. Between "rapper/singer" Matt "Big Stats" Frankel and Randy Jackson-stalker Tynisha Roches, there wasn't much singing to take seriously in last night's episode (thank God for the one MySpace audition). So brace yourselves for the Top 5 L.A. tryouts* below, and please accept our apologies on behalf of "Idol" in advance.

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