Ryan: Does it?David: YeahRyan: Cuz to me it feels like it was five years ago.David: This last year fleeeeeew by. Flew.Ryan: I guess it did.David: And um...Ryan: Because you're all on the road and everything.David: Yeah, yeah. And I think, uh, you know, I'm, uh, I, I was just excited last night. You know, I-- cuz we were just joking off-air about, uh, just, I'm not a newbieanymore.Ryan: I know.David: I feel like, I feel like a grizzled vet. And uh...[
]David: You know, I think um...we just, we just added a buncha great people to thefamily, which is cool.Ryan: David Cook is with us. We'll be back. It's On Air.[
]Ryan: David Cook. Seacrest with you. Thanks for havin' us on. Uh, he did his single"Permanent" last night. And it is a
song. And I...David: Aw, thank you.Ryan: ...I could see how emotional you were, obviously...David: Yeah yeahRyan: ...singin' that song, thinkin' about your brother.David: It was um...it was interesting. I, I, I went on stage not really knowin', ya'know, if I was gonna be able to hold it together. And, and um...ya' know,fortunately I did. Um...but just...ya' know, to-- for Idol to give me kinda thatplatform, ya' know, and give me the opportunity to, to...get up on the soapbox forfour minutes and talk about somethin' that's important to me and sing that song,uh, I mean, that was huge. Uh, cuz last night was not about...me, it was about Krisand Adam. And so...