South Philly Vikings sent packing from 'America's Got Talent'

The South Philly Vikings, the 2010 champion Mummers fancy brigade, did its sequined thing on Tuesday's edition of the NBC show America's Got Talent (9 p.m., NBC10).

Howie Mandel described them as an "arts-and-crafts project on steroids."

Alas, they were sent home on Wednessay's "results" show. "We're a little disappointed, but it's all good," organizer Vince Buono texted afterward. "America knows the South Philly Vikings."

Here's the Vikings' story.

Philly's other AGT top-48 contestant, Fishtown comedian Doogie Horner, has his moment in the sun on Tuesday, Aug. 3.

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