That's right! Your favorite reality slash game show slash train wreck American Inventor is back with Season 2 for another look at the churning of our nation's most buttery brains. Audition dates and locations were announced today.

The NY Times reports: "The prize for the 'ultimate in homespun ingenuity' is $1 million and the chance to market the winning product, series producer FremantleMedia North America said Tuesday."

We'll be tuning in to see the next great solution to a problem we never knew we had just like we did last season. Hopefully, the winner will be one of you! Weren't you just telling us about something you've been tinkering with in your basement? Now's your chance to expose your brainchild to the limelight.