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  Dancing with the Stars (USA) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dancing with the Stars is a reality show airing on ABC in the United States.
Some viewers felt the outcome of the show was unfair, as half the winning points came from the judges' votes, instead of solely from the votes of viewers, and Monaco and Mazo had received a "perfect 10" from the judges that night.
In response to the criticism, ABC announced a 90-minute special, Dancing with the Stars: Dance-off, a rematch between Monaco and O'Hurley (with their respective partners), to air September 20, 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dancing_With_The_Stars_(USA)   (464 words)

  
 Dancing with the Stars - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dancing with the Stars is the name for a number of international television series based on the format of the British series Strictly Come Dancing.
Dancing with the Stars has been a consistent high rating performer, usually finishing the number one show for every week it has aired.
Over two weeks series 2 winner Tom Williams and series 3 winner Ada Nicodemoue danced off and in the end Ada was announced as the Champion and awarded the gold trophy and the title of Champion of Champions.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dancing_with_the_Stars   (859 words)

  
 'Dancing With the Stars' stays on its toes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Green was talking the morning after "General Hospital" star Kelly Monaco's bodice strap had snapped, forcing her to complete her samba while struggling to hold her scanty green outfit in place.
The set design on the Television City soundstage is almost identical to the British version, with the audience on three sides of a dance floor, a staircase for grand entrances, a raised podium for the three judges and a live orchestra.
He tries to keep his criticism balanced - encouraging the stars, because they are amateurs trying their hardest, but also "hopefully giving the audience some guidance" on how the dances should really be performed.
www.azcentral.com /ent/tv/articles/0628dancingstars.html   (731 words)

  
 News for "Dancing with the Stars" (2005/I)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Seemingly turning the controversial Dancing With the Stars decision to its own advantage, ABC announced Thursday that it will present a "Dance-Off" special on Sept. 20, a kind of rematch in which the final decision will be made by the audience, not the show's three judges.
Tonight's (Wednesday) final competition on Dancing with the Stars, in which John O'Hurley and partner Charlotte Jorgensen square off against Kelly Monaco and partner Alec Mazo, is expected to draw the biggest primetime ratings of the summer.
There was no stopping those dancing feet Wednesday night as ABC's summer hit Dancing with the Stars overwhelmed the competition with a 10.2 rating and a 17 share, exceeding the ratings of its competition on CBS and NBC combined.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0463398/news   (1766 words)

  
 Soaptown USA
To push past your comfort zone, as the actress herself stated, takes enormous bravery and heart, to push the abject fear of failure behind and put yourself out there is something I think we all aspire to but may never have the strength to accomplish on the kind of level we imagine we could.
Dancing With The Stars may have been ABC's breakout summer hit, but it has truly been Monaco's breakout as well - turning her into an overnight star far beyond the confines of daytime.
No question, it was the daytime audience's support that helped Kelly and Alex past those disastrous first weeks, support for which Monaco has not missed an opportunity to express her gratitude, but it was the broader audience and a completely won over judging panel that propelled her to the win.
www.soaptownusa.com /ghc11July.html   (1396 words)

  
 Dancing With The Stars - News, Recaps, Gossip, Photos, Commentary and more from Reality TV Calendar
Dancing with the Stars is a totally unique and original series that pairs a celebrity with a professional dance partner as they train and then compete in front of a studio audience in a televised dance competition.
Dancing with the Stars has broad appeal, offering viewers dazzling costumes, dancing, celebrity gossip, behind-the-scenes training and contemporary music performed by a live 15-piece band.
Dancing with the Stars is the U.S. version of the international smash hit series, Strictly Come Dancing.
www.realitytvcalendar.com /shows/dancingstars.html   (534 words)

  
 Dancing With The Stars Teams Celebrities With Professional Dancers
Luckily her dance partner, Louis van Amstel, is a legend in the dance world, particularly in the style of Latin dance.
Jonathan is the 2004 USA Rising Star Latin Champion and the twice-undefeated USA Pro-Am 10 Dance Champion.
"Dancing with the Stars" is the American version of the international smash hit series, "Strictly Come Dancing." This version is produced in America by BBC Worldwide.
www.celebrityspider.com /news/may05/article051005-12.html   (1090 words)

  
 Dancing like the stars - Smart Fitness - MSNBC.com
Classes are available across the country at dance studios and community colleges and centers, and they're filling up, says Ken Richards, a spokesperson for USA Dance, a ballroom dance organization in Cape Coral, Fla.
Typically, their dancing history consisted of freestyle moves "with a beer in one hand and a cigarette in the other," he says.
Dancing can be a great social activity but it also helps improve balance and stamina and burn calories.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/9575969/page/2   (486 words)

  
 Reality TV Magazine: Dancing with the Stars
Kelly Monaco was the original winner of Dancing With The Stars, but after fans questioned the three perfect tens she received in the finale, ABC scheduled a Dance-Off.
The original run of ABC’s Summer hit Dancing With The Stars ended in huge controversy as Kelly Monaco and Alec Mazo received the first set of perfect scores from the judges in the entire competition and defeated John O’ Hurley and Charlotte Jorgensen.
When "Dancing with the Stars" returns to the ABC lineup this midseason, there will be more dancing, more dazzle and more episodes - specifically "results" episodes -- it was announced by Stephen McPherson, president, ABC Entertainment.
www.realitytvmagazine.com /blog/dancing_with_the_stars/index.html   (2723 words)

  
 Dancing with the Stars
A new series of the live variety show Dancing with the Stars is beginning on Channel Seven on Tuesday September 6 at 7.30pm.
Produced by Granada Productions, Dancing with the stars is based on a poplar BBC format which has become a hit across the world, from Russia to the USA, 11 countries in total.
In Australia, Dancing with the stars has been one of the most successful program’s in Channel Seven’s history and the finale of the second series was the most watched show on Australian television this year.
seven.com.au /seven/dancing   (224 words)

  
 SOAPnet.com - News - Dancing with the Stars: Dance-off
In the spirit of good-natured competition, champion Kelly Monaco and her professional dance partner, Alec Mazo, will meet runner-up John O'Hurley and his professional partner Charlotte Jorgensen, once again on the dance floor.
Dancing with the Stars: Dance-off airs TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 (8:30-10:00 p.m., ET, LIVE on the East Coast/tape delayed to the West) on the ABC Television Network.
Dancing with the Stars: Dance-off is produced in America by BBC Worldwide.
soapnet.go.com /news/danceoff.html   (363 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Interest in dance grows by leaps and bounds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
But ballroom dancing, as a media phenomenon, sport, hobby and business, is enjoying its biggest resurgence since the 1940s.
Dancing with the Stars:Model Rachel Hunter is paired with professional dancer Jonathan Roberts.
Dancing's popularity has inspired Fox to green-light a reality show on ice, Skating with Celebrities, which will feature weekly elimination competitions.
www.usatoday.com /life/television/news/2005-06-14-dancing-with-the-stars_x.htm   (591 words)

  
 Ballroom dancing - Uncyclopedia
In history, Ballroom Dancing was thought by parents to be part of the human education.
With youth it is all known that Ballroom Dancing is a synonym for sexual intercourse.
Of course this is the main reason Jim Bakkum won the dutch first season of "Dancing With The Stars".
uncyclopedia.org /wiki/Ballroom_dancing   (221 words)

  
 Reality TV Magazine: Dancing with the Stars Premieres   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
As an adult he transitioned into acting and recently starred on Broadway, first in "Tick Tick Bom" and then in "Wicked." He has also appeared on FOX's "Boston Public." His dance partner is Ashly Delgrosso, who has danced for her entire life.
He announced that John O"Hurley won Dancing with the Stars and Kelly said oh, they know the winner already I thought the show was still going on.
I'm sorry, but I think the name of the show should be entitled, "Exotic Dancing with the Stars" as clearly, ballroom dancing has nothing to do with it, and the proof is in the pudding.
www.realitytvmagazine.com /blog/2005/06/dancing_with_th.html   (1677 words)

  
 Strictly Come Dancing Online - Dancing With The Stars Second Elimination   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Darren and Lilia were voted champions of Strictly Come Dancing even though they scored the lowest with the judges, with Colin and Erin second and Zoe and Ian third (who scored the highest.)
"Dancing with the Stars" is the U.S. version of the international smash hit series, "Strictly Come Dancing." This version is produced in America by BBC Worldwide.
Strictly Come Dancing is © to the BBC and this website is the work of a fan, it is not affiliated with anyone who works on SCD or at the BBC.
strictlydancing.utopian-totality.co.uk /content/view/1276/2   (348 words)

  
 Twin Stars are Born USA and UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Twin stars glowing alone above freezing fields rising in the mists of time.” This was Sunday, before the unveiling of the Rock-e-feller Star.
Fiona, a psychologist, writer and intuitive claims “you all have the power within you, all you need to do is to connect via her at astrolovemates.co.uk or com to unlock your future yourself.
A star is Born USA and UK.Founder Astrolovemates
www.prweb.com /releases/2004/11/prwebxml183553.php   (838 words)

  
 USA Swing Net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Viewers hungrily tuned-in to see professional Ballroom Dance Champions perform complex dance routines with amateur celebrities who were given a cram course in 6 Ballroom dances over the course of 6 weeks.
Their final performance was so good and so entertaining that it earned them three "10s" from the judges and gave them just enough points to edge-out their rivals and win the overall competition.
"Dancing with the Stars" has proved to be so successful in the TV ratings that it is expected to be renewed for another cycle in the fall.
www.usaswingnet.com /ballroom_dancing.htm   (422 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - 'Dancing with the Stars'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Dancing with the Stars airs Wednesdays at 9 p.m.
Boxer Evander Holyfield, soap star Kelly Monaco, former New Kid on the Block Joey McIntyre and their partners dance the jive; model Rachel Hunter, Seinfeld actor John O'Hurley and their partners dance the tango.
As four remaining pairs dance two numbers, see if O'Hurley and partner are indeed the "couple to beat," as the judges declared.
www.usatoday.com /life/television/news/2005-06-17-reality-check-dancing-stars_x.htm   (456 words)

  
 Info on Dancing With The Stars and how to learn to dance.
Dance teams made up of professional dancers and celebrities will rehearse routines that they will perform live on TV and the viewers will determine who moves on to the next round.
The Dance teams will perform the Waltz and the Cha Cha in the traditional costumes for each style.
So be sure to tune in to get a taste of what today's Ballroom and Latin dancing are all about, as well as see how well these celebrities can shake it on the dance floor.
www.learntodance.com /dancing%20with%20the%20stars.htm   (292 words)

  
 Dancing With The Stars Jonathon Roberts
With his first partner, Jonathan won the 1997 USA Rising Star American Ballroom before deciding to focus on the Latin style.
He has been dancing with his current partner (and wife) Anna Trebunskaya for 4 years.
Although only having danced together for a relatively short time, Jonathan and Anna have achieved many high placements in competitions around the world.
www.learntodance.com /dancing%20with%20the%20stars%20jonathan.htm   (318 words)

  
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In this photo released by ABC, Kelly Monaco and her dancing partner, Alec Mazo, hold up the trophy after winning ABC‘s ‘Dancing with the Stars‘ Wednesday night, July 6, 2005, in Los Angeles.
HOLLYWOOD, CA -- The ABC hit "Dancing With The Stars" is coming back for a second season.
The dance competition was the most watched series so far this summer.
www.firstcoastnews.com /entertainment/news-article.aspx?storyid=40932   (126 words)

  
 'Dancing With the Stars' back in January
Oct. 31, 2005 7:57 AM LOS ANGELES - "Dancing With the Stars," a summertime hit for ABC, will return for an eight-week run in January.
"Dancing With the Stars" attracted an average weekly audience of nearly 17 million viewers and became the most-watched network summer series in the past five years.
It was followed by a September dance-off between initial champion Kelly Monaco (ABC's "General Hospital") and her partner and runner-up John O'Hurley ("Seinfeld") and his partner.
www.azcentral.com /rsslinks/110478   (193 words)

  
 Caverns Of Blood Forum - Dancing With the Stars   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Posted - 07/22/2005 : 11:07:53 PM Dancing With the Stars was a short reality show that had several stars on it that had to learn to dance in competitions with a pro dance partner.
Posted - 07/24/2005 : 10:55:48 AM Dancing with the Stars cast was on Larry King live.
From the thunder and the storm and the cloud that took the form, when the rest of Heaven was blue, of a demon in my view.
www.cavernsofblood.com /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=1412&whichpage=2   (717 words)

  
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JACKSONVILLE, FL -- Local celebrities from Jacksonville media outlets participated in a "Dancing With The Stars" event at the Prime Osborn Convention Center.
The "stars" have spent the last couple months training with professionals from A Social Affair Dance Studio in Mandarin.
Mazo who danced with Kelly Monaco on the hit show, and Sliwinska who partnered with Evander Holyfield, served as judges then performed 5 routines as part of evening's main event.
www.firstcoastnews.com /news/topstories/news-article.aspx?storyid=44712   (232 words)

  
 "Dancing With the Stars" Blog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
"Dancing with the Stars: Dance-off" airs Tuesday Sept. 20 (8:30 p.m.
ABC confirmed that Dancing's second season will air as part of its 2005-2006 midseason schedule -- though ABC isn't revealing exactly when in mid-season Dancing with the Stars 2 will premiere.
Dancing with the Stars averaged 16.8 million viewers during its six-week run, making it the most watched show of the summer by far.
www.azreporter.com /?itemid=453   (481 words)

  
 Card Games: Commercial Games
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The core of the game is a 50-card deck corresponding to the states of the USA, each showing a map of the state, its rank (1st to 50th) in size, population and "statehood" (date at which it became a state of the USA), its capital, three largest cities, bordering states, state flower and state bird.
The normal suits are replaced by suits of jade, sword, pagoda and star, and the four jokers, each of which has a special property, are the sparrow, the phoenix, the dragon and the dog.
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