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Dancing with the Stars: Season 8 Finals

And then there were three.

Yep, we’re down to the finals of season 8 of Dancing with the Stars. I’m in the camp that says Gilles is the front runner, but he is going to have stiff competition from Melissa and Shawn. This really could be anyone’s trophy, still. As a reminder, we get to watch all three stars dance to the same song, then we get the famous freestyle that can often make or break the stars.Read More »Dancing with the Stars: Season 8 Finals

Dancing with the Stars: Season 8 Semi-Finals

It’s time for the semi-finals of season 8. Can you believe we’re here already? The pressure is really going to be on Ty to prove he should be here this week. And all four of the remaining stars complete their dance card by doing the two dances they haven’t done yet. The pros start out by doing some dancing to show us how it should be done. It looked good, but I’m ready to move on to the main event, the stars in the first round – Ballroom.

But first, the stars reflect on their breakthrough dances as we watch them again. Think of it was the audio commentary. (I’m telling you, Surviving Suburbia is doomed is they are vamping this show instead of airing the other.)Read More »Dancing with the Stars: Season 8 Semi-Finals

Dancing with the Stars 8-8: Another Injury and Team Dance Time

Tonight, the six remaining couples dance two routines for scores for the first time. Of course, the second set of scores comes from the team dance. This is only the second time they’ve done the team dance thing, and it really made things interesting last year. I’m curious to see how it will play out tonight when we get Team Tango and Team Mambo.

Well, things are off to an interesting start. Read More »Dancing with the Stars 8-8: Another Injury and Team Dance Time