Blogs: X Factor twins - the cases for and against

LOVE them or hate them - everyone has an opinion about the X Factor's twins John and Edward.

LOVE them or hate them - everyone has an opinion about the X Factor's twins John and Edward.

'Jedward' entered the live shows roundly expected to get voted out first, but their cringeworthy singing, unintentionally comic dancing and cheeky personalities have garnered them a burgeoning fanbase.

Indeed, far from being rank outsiders to win, the pair are now being tipped to claim the crown.

And the teenagers have even divided opinion in the Archant Suffolk newsroom, with TV critic Elliot Furniss backing then since the start of the show, while music blogger Jon Barnes can't stand the pair.

Here they lay out their arguments for and against the dynamic duo - have a read and let them know what you think. Do you love them or loathe them?