12/17/2012 12:04 EST | Updated 02/16/2013 05:12 EST

2012's Most Odd Yet Wonderful TV Duos


As "The X Factor" comes to an end this week (Goooooooooo, Carly Rose or Tate Stevens! Please, anyone but Fifth Harmony. Ugh.), I wonder what will become of the show in its third season. Simon is obviously staying, L.A. has announced his departure, but what are the fates of Britney and Demi? To be honest, I'm not sure if Brit will stick around (though if her lone contestant wins this thing, she might), but Lovato has to, right?

Plus, even though they bicker like a petulant teenager and irksome uncle, I quite like the relationship between Simon and Demi. It's not mean-spirited, nor is it personal, and it's kind of fun to see who can out-smirk and out-eye-roll the other. I never thought Simon and Demi would share much chemistry, but the "X Factor" duo has been delightful to watch, which made me think of other pairs on other shows that have been a surprising treat.

Let me know if you agree with these odd TV couples, and more importantly, who I missed.

Unlikely TV Duos Of 2012