Courtney Love on American Idol?

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Now, that's something we'd watch. Maybe. US Magazine today is reporting that American Idol executive producer Nigel Lythgoe contacted Courtney Love, of all people (!), to possibly judge on Fox's juggernaut:

"He called," Love tells "He was wondering if I was interested. I thought it was kind of weird but brilliant."

Is Fox hedging its bets after the rampant speculation regarding Paula Abdul's health? Also, isn't Courtney Love an odd choice for a singing competition? We haven't listened to 'Live Through This' in awhile, but still…