"DWTS": Jacoby Jones jumps over Karina Smirnoff! (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS’ Recap: Maks Is Back, First 10s of the Season Scored

Maks was back in the ballroom! Yes, “Dancing with the Stars” bad boy Maksim Chmerkovskiy, who quit the show after last season, was right back where we wanted him for a cameo appearance sure to thrill fans who were missing his dark energy this year. On Week 5, Judge Len Goodman’s side-by-side challenge would have […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Week 4 Elimination (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’ Elimination: Did Bristol Palin’s Luck Finally Run Out?

Before the week four “Dancing with the Stars” elimination show, I was in a tizzy, trying to decide which star would go home – because Bristol Palin would surely stick around once again. And, in fact, this week Kirstie Alley, and not Bristol, got the lowest score, a 30 out of 40. Sarah Palin’s daughter […]

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 Tom Bergeron, Chelsie Hightower, Helio Castroneves (ABC/ADAM TAYLOR)

‘DWTS’ Double Elimination: Did Bristol the Pistol Shoot Down Two More?

Tuesday night’s “DWTS” results show was going to be more than interesting, with a double elimination hanging over the heads of our beloved All-Stars. Once again, Bristol Palin had received the lowest score and once again, I was going to predict her safety. After Bristol’s televised rehearsal blowup with partner Mark Ballas, and some improvement […]

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'DWTS: All-Stars' Kelly and Val (Photo: ABC)

‘DWTS: All-Stars’ Recap: Two Tied for the Lead, Paula Abdul Enters the Picture

This week, “Dancing with the Stars” was trotting out what looked like a sure-fire concept—the remaining 11 celebrities and their partners would recreate iconic dances from past seasons of the show. Plus, the stars themselves would act as the creative directors for the routines instead of the pros. But rabid “DWTS” watchers would know that […]

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