Based on a report in the New York Post, Mario Lopez is still in, but Kardashian -- whose lack of hosting experience was glaringly obvious during the Season 2 live shows -- is out.
Does this mean Lopez will fly solo à la Ryan Seacrest and Carson Daly? Or are Simon Cowell and the rest of the "X Factor" team already on the hunt for his new partner?
Just in case they're looking (and we really hope they're looking), we've got a few options they may want to consider.
Pros: Cummings is a name talent with proven hosting experience, and she's available! Her E! talk show got the axe and NBC will probably do the same to her struggling sit-com.
Cons: Someone coming off