But when Idol darling Pia suffered a shocking upset weeks later, the panel regretted saving Abrams.
Last week, the distant rumblings became a downpour after the dismissal of an early favorite, Pia Toscano.
The suspects took a Pia flight from New York to Pakistan that evening.
pia pi·a (pī'ə, pē'ə)
The pia mater.