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DWTS Facebook Picture Contest

I’ve been thinking about a DWTS picture contest for a while. There are so many amazing DWTS pictures. So, let’s see your favorites so we can all be taken back to some of the best DWTS moments. All you have to do to enter the contest is to:

That’s all. Whoever gets the most comments and likes of their picture will win a special spotlight on them or their favorite star on Pure DWTS. That’s right. You can write an ode your favorite DWTS pro or star and we’ll post it for all the DWTS fans to see. Or you can write an essay on why DWTS should bring on your favorite star and we’ll post that. Or you could write a soliloquy on why you are the biggest DWTS fan ever. Maybe you just want us to post your name and call you the winner. That’s fine too. It’s up to you. Although, we’ll of course not allow anything crude, vulgar, rude or the like and it needs to be DWTS related.

Writers on Pure DWTS are welcome to upload photos, but sorry Heidi you can’t win the posting of more Derek pictures alongside a poem about his sexy hair. That goes for the rest of the writers as well.

Ok, post your pictures to the Pure DWTS Facebook group and leave a link to your picture in the comments so we can see the best DWTS pictures.

March 9, 2011 I Written By

Better known as Charlie.

DWST Season 12 – Sugar Ray Leonard Committed To Putting On The Best Show Possible (Video)

Practice for the new season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ was frustrating and discouraging at first for Sugar Ray. But, everything is coming together now and he wants to put on the best show. LOL to him being open to wearing “feathers”, etc.

Picture above came from Anna’s Facebook Page.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Season 12 – Lacey Schwimmer And Mike Catherwood Dish On Each Other & The Show

Wetpaint has a new interview up with Lacey where she dishes on her new partner Mike Catherwood, the show’s dynamics, and more. Here are some snippets where she talks about Mike. Special thanks to PureDWTS reader Vin for sending this interview.

Who has been your favorite dance partner so far – the person you meshed with the best?
My current partner Mike Catherwood and I are like two peas in a pod, but Kyle Massey is like my little brother.

What do you think of this season’s crop of contestants? Is there anyone, in particular, you’re a big fan of that you’re excited to see learn to dance?
I love my partner. I love that he is the defined underdog, I can’t wait for the ladies to see him move.

How has Mike been doing during rehearsals? What does he have to work on the most?
He is so nervous but so determined to kick butt. He’s a bit stiff and shy but I just use crude humor and he loosens right up. Haha!

Last season we loved your chemistry with Kyle? Are you finding a similar chemistry with Mike, or is it slightly different because he’s older?
Kyle was a typical 19-year-old. Mike is sexy and hilarious….we get along just the same! I actually tackled him yesterday, Mike is pretty weak.

I have a feeling Mike is going to do better on this show than a lot of people are predicting?

Mike also gave Fancast a new fun interview. Here is a take for what he says about Lacey and the show so far…and uhhh, his sex appeal too. The interviewer isn’t afraid to get personal. 8O

You said at the ‘DWTS’ cast reveal event that you’re uncomfortable having your crotch close to your dance partner [Lacey Schwimmer]. Uh, explain.
Yeah, I’m not really comfortable with that. When you slow dance with a girl in 7th grade, you change your direction and it’s embarrassing and you end up with this part of your body far apart. You know? I don’t want to be on the bone phone. There’s an understood biological reaction when you are aroused.

You are the first person I’ve ever interviewed for “DWTS” that has said this.
Yes. What I did for my first rehearsal is I pulled a trick I haven’t used since my first trip to a strip club with a fake ID when I was doubled up on the briefs. I wore two pairs of briefs and the bottom pair is tighter. So I did that. I sized down the bottom one, so there’s heavy amount of compression to the twig and berries.

Wow. Okay. What does Dr. Drew say about this?
He was very much against me compressing that area and thinks there might be some long-term effects to my libido, but I said I’m not prepared to deal with the embarrassment that comes with that.

Being so nervous and, well, admittedly awkward, do you think you can bring the sex appeal needed for this show?
No. I’m bad on that. I can do the moves. I’ll learn the dance. I’ll know my steps. Can I project sex appeal through the camera, probably not. That’s something you can’t fake.

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Season 12 – More On How Our ‘Dancing Duos’ Are Preparing For The Show

A week and a half to go and counting down, Guys!! :) Access Hollywood gives us some more video coverage from the photo sessions for how our “Dancing Duos” are preparing for the show.

Also, here are some recent tweets from the celebrities for how their recent practices might be going too.


Wow! That was great, yet hard day. I’m trying to reprogram my whole body. The goal is to make from elephant butterfly ready for #DWTS.
@pnemcova
Petra Nemcova


Just finished practice, wow what a great LONG day…..I’m making progress and my posture is definitely getting better.
@SUGARRAYLEONARD
Sugar Ray Leonard


My feet are not my friends.
@ChelseaKane
Chelsea Kane


UP UP UP!!!! this dance stuff is ADDICTIVE…..finally a GOOD vice…….spin me M, spin me!!!!!!
@kirstiealley
Kirstie Alley


Did our entire routine to music today and survived…barely! But it was an awesome feeling…@CherylBurke = Dancing Yoda
@IAmJericho
Chris Jericho


Great rehearsal today. Love the song for first #! Now, off to Take Me Home Tonight premiere!
@ralphmacchio
Ralph Macchio



@ChelsieKayH you seen wat @charliesheen said about us on #DWTS? He said were #WINNING. Thats pressure lol #TigerBlood
@RomeoMiller
Romeo Miller


ok gnight…@LouisVanAmstel see ya tomorrow…ughhh my feet and brain hurt..mmmwah lolol
@KendraWilkinson
Kendra Wilkinson


Finally, the cats out of the bag! I don’t know what I got myself into but I want to win that Mirror Ball Trophy. I… http://fb.me/LDXhx7jw
@mvp86hinesward
Hines Ward


I wish I could tweet all the things my partner @laceyschwimmer is saying right now. Pure gold!!
@MCatherwood
Michael Catherwood

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.

DWTS Season 12 – Kirstie Alley: “Oh, Jesus. What have I done?’”

TV Guide has a great interview up with Kirstie Alley. In it, she talks about her ability to dance, if she’s a quick learner, being critiqued, her partner Maks, and more. Here’s a take. Be sure to read the link for more. I am soooo liking her!! I really hope she will go far in this competition.

TV Guide Magazine: Are you a great dancer?
Alley: I’m an OK dancer. I dance at clubs, at parties, in my living room as exercise. I’ve done Zumba, which is sort of like Latin aerobics.

TV Guide Magazine: What do you excel at? Are you a quick learner? Really flexible?
Alley: I have good endurance. I don’t think I’m too flexible. Last season, I saw Jennifer Grey gracefully lift her leg up and put her foot on her dance partner’s shoulder. I was like, “Damn! I’m not flexible like that.”

TV Guide Magazine: Are you ready to be critiqued on national television?>
Alley: Being judged, I think, will be hard. When you’re doing a play or a sitcom, the audience laughs or doesn’t laugh, but they don’t usually yell things out like, “Oh, my God. You suck!” [Laughs] Also, you know when you’re in the bottom two and you’re standing there and the lights are bouncing back and forth? I don’t know how I’ll take that. I don’t know if I’ll be a bitch or something. But [the judges] aren’t Simon Cowell-mean. Which I think is good.

TV Guide Magazine: What kind of prep have you done?
Alley: None.

TV Guide Magazine: None?
Alley: I’ve gotten myself up to doing two hours on the treadmill or elliptical. I was told, “You really want to get your stamina up.” It’s a rigorous schedule.

TV Guide Magazine: Your partner is Maksim Chmerkovskiy, the legendarily intense Latin ballroom champ. Predict how you two will get along.
Alley: I think we’ll be good together. I’m excited. That’s who I would have chosen. I’m one of those girls who, as hard as I try, I still like a bit of the bad boy. Honestly, if I looked like him or could dance like him, I’d be a cocky dude. He’s sweet, though, and has a good sense of humor. We were instantly bantering and playful.

Some of Kirstie’s and Maks’ most recent tweets;


I’m ready to choke myself out!!! Everyone tells me I have more energy than they’ve ever seen… DANCE with Maks and I’m like a heroin addict
@kirstiealley
Kirstie Alley


Aww… You’re quite welcome G! Just a beginning though… RT @kirstiealley: not usually the serious (cont) http://tl.gd/96a7vf
@MaksimC
Maksim Chmerkovskiy

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I'm a fashion and music fan....and I have always loved dancing too of any kind. Dancing With The Stars seems to have this way of bringing all of those things together. One of my favorite dancing quotes at the moment: "No matter what, nobody can take away the dance you've already had...." ~Gleb Savchenko . For fun music and dance mixes, visit WilUnleashed Soundcloud.