Okay, so I checked. I haven’t talked about Dancing with the Stars since late August…before the show even premiered.
Talk about self-control.
Now the competition is in full swing. I like David and Carson and find Nancy Grace annoying as predicted. They’ve had their first truly shocking celebrity elimination — Kristin Cavallari, say it isn’t so!
But, as usual, the team that is surging to the forefront — the one that is the clear audience and judge’s favorite is…
It doesn’t matter who he dances with, really. She can be famous, unknown, tall, short, talented, or just so-so. If Derek is dancing with her — and choreographing their numbers — you will be hard-pressed to find another pair that can take that glittery, mirror ball trophy away from him.
Except maybe his sister Julianne…and she’s moved on to bigger and better things. (See Footloose this weekend.)