Bristol Palin on 'Dancing with the Stars?'
August 26th, 2010
04:20 PM ET

Bristol Palin on 'Dancing with the Stars?'

We won’t know for sure until Monday, but the Internet is ablaze with rumors about who will be on this season’s cast of "Dancing with the Stars."

The latest alleged dancer is none other than 19-year-old Bristol Palin, E! Online reports.

If that's true, she'd join David Hasselhoff, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino, Audrina Patridge, Brandy, Michael Bolton, Florence Henderson, Rick Fox, Jennifer Grey, Margaret Cho and Kurt Warner, according to EW.

OK! is speculating that Ali Fedotowksy and fiancé Roberto Martinez might join the cast as well, adding to a short list of former "Bachlor/Bachlorette" contestants to dance on the show.

There is, however, more Internet hype for some possible cast members than others, with E! Online and OK! both reporting that Palin and Sorrentino will definitely be dancers this season. We're not saying yay or nay....just, you know, pointing out the coincidence.

“It’s people like that who come on the show who people will tune in and watch because either it will be a travesty or it will be interesting to see somebody turn something completely around,” "DWTS" pro Derek Hough reportedly told OK!.

When asked for comment, ABC wouldn’t divulge any secrets.

“We don’t comment on casting rumors, but be sure to tune in for the announcement this Monday night during ‘Bachelor Pad,’” a representative said.

Well, it looks like we have no choice.


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    July 5, 2012 at 11:18 am | Report abuse |
  2. lauren

    Bristol is the worst! She is just a little joke that has been strung on way too long.I completly hate how she can stay on the show when she has no tallent, and now are getting rid of the good dancers.It makes me laugh she thinks evryone wants her off because they dont like her mother. I just think she sucks at dancing, and apparently so does everyone else.

    November 18, 2010 at 7:25 pm | Report abuse |
  3. santy

    shes a joke

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    October 10, 2010 at 7:12 pm | Report abuse |
  4. sheila

    I believe the question was asked by Showbiz of who was more interested in attention, Palin or Levi. Neither. The media comglomerates, i.e. agents, newscasters, promoters, etc., are the ones with the most interest in notariety. Palin and Levi were asked to be on the show or perhaps their "agents" asked for them. I don't think for one minute that these unsophistcated young adults are in control of what the media does.

    September 1, 2010 at 11:57 am | Report abuse |
  5. No one Special

    Bristol Palin? She's a kid who couldn't keep it in her pants, got knocked up, and has a parent in government. So that's what it takes to be a star? Wow. Granted, at least I've heard of her, but unfortunately it's for the wrong reasons IMHO.

    August 27, 2010 at 4:59 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Stacy

    When this show first began, it seemed the premise was to spotlight actors/celebrities that had "no professional dancing experience"

    They have, it seems, each season, continued to add more and more 'stars' that have had extensive dancing experience. Now they have Jennifer Grey? Come on! She studied dance for years, even before the "Dirty Dancing" movie.

    How about inviting some interesting people, like Anderson Cooper, or Robert Downey Jr. or some well-known authors? This cast of characters for this season is totally lame. I won't be watching either!

    August 27, 2010 at 3:37 pm | Report abuse |
  7. DragonChick76

    Really??? Come on now... This is just absurd!

    August 27, 2010 at 2:42 pm | Report abuse |
  8. B

    Who gives a RAT'S what anybody from the hypocritical Palin family does. I don't care about these totally braindead people, wink, wink... This ain't news my friends, why are you wasting your bandwidth?

    August 27, 2010 at 2:37 pm | Report abuse |
  9. MrBo

    The Palins are like herpes. You might think you're cured, but they keep coming back to burn you over and over and over.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:32 pm | Report abuse |
  10. Craig

    I don’t understand with all of the potential true stars out there why they would choose someone who has not really done anything of notoriety. It takes away from what the show was supposed to be all about.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:12 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Sybaris

    Mediocrity as entertainment. If you watch, don't vote.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:08 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Former Viewer

    Yes, thanks for reminding me about Brook Burke as the new co-announcer. Not smooth or polished – ill at ease – smiling at the wrong times and so on. I felt like I wanted to help her speak. Ugh – with her again, and now Palin, I think I'll be checking out the Discovery Channel or the red box at the grocery store to rent movies.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:06 pm | Report abuse |
  13. downthedrain

    The recession seems to have no boundaries! What a creepy show anyway and now...just plain (or should I say palin) scary.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:04 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Keylee

    Bristol has more of a reason than "The Situation" to be on the show. What did she ever do that's so horrible? I'm not a huge palin fan but at least they are pretty average folk & don't have a stick up their butt like most politicians.
    Seems like a better cast this year. Always going to have a few questionables & worthless mom being on last year really annoyed me but all in all it may be O.K.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:00 pm | Report abuse |
  15. sayitagain

    Wow...everyone is so quick to condemn...no one even knows for sure yet if she is actaully on the show. Shows what part each of you has in feeding into these non "Stars" constantly being in the spotlight. You are perpetuating the crap that is posted on the Internet and everyone is basing their judgement on a rumour. Get the facts people, then react! That certainly would have saved people that Shirley Sherrod a lot of personal pain!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:58 pm | Report abuse |
  16. Anna

    Seriously they must let anybody be a politician in Alaska. I'm sick of this hick family

    August 27, 2010 at 1:56 pm | Report abuse |
  17. Tony in St. Louis

    I blame John McCain for this!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:49 pm | Report abuse |
  18. john

    longest 15 minutes in history! Will these hillbillies (my apologize for offending hillbillies everywhere) ever go away? These Palin's, who I swear must be inbreed, are the most ignorant, pathetic, illiterate oppurtunist I have seen in my life time. John McCain needs to be tortured for bringing them oout of their lair!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      And yet, they've all accomplished more than you ever will. Think about that.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:52 pm | Report abuse |
  19. Eric

    The day they put a Palin on DWTS is the day I stop watching the show.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:44 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Why? Also, if you stop watching this show, will also try to date women?

      August 27, 2010 at 1:46 pm | Report abuse |
  20. bailoutsos

    You people. If you were stupid enough to watch it before, you will still watch it with her on it.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:43 pm | Report abuse |
  21. Terry

    I don't really care!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:42 pm | Report abuse |
  22. louise

    I quit when you had the crook Tom Delay, what a joke, now this is a bigger joke, you guys need to attract a better group.,i would not watch anything associated with PALIN.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:41 pm | Report abuse |
  23. KT

    I agree. What happened to the real stars? Every time someone gets int he news, they are automatically a "star". Next, I guess Sarah Palin will be on DWTS! God help us!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • Phil

      Never fear.. Steven Slater will also be picked too.. and hopefully Potsy too for he/she deserves to be unjustly star-labeled!

      August 27, 2010 at 1:49 pm | Report abuse |
  24. Sad

    Yes, she's a teen mom, not a star, irresponsible, etc. We get it. All of this is no reason to bash some girl on an internet site because you disagree with the possibility she may be casted on a show you once liked. Why you all care so much? Beats me.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Because liberals are brainwashed into extreme hatred. Why isn't anyone complaining about Margaret Cho? She's fat, ugly, not funny, and definitely not a star.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • Sad

      It's nothing to do with politics. Some people are just bitter, such as yourself. Calling out a group of people and then claiming they are something. It's really kinda silly. You do not know them, why bother insulting?

      August 27, 2010 at 1:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Ummm, have you read any of the replies here? It's all political.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:46 pm | Report abuse |
  25. Eric

    It's truely amaing how many individuals have a point of view on this topic, than on topics that have a direct affect on life on our world (400% more). It's true, "10% of the American public think, 10% think they think .......and the other 80% wouldn't be accused of it."

    August 27, 2010 at 1:35 pm | Report abuse |
  26. Potsy

    Bristol Palin = hotter than every single person who has posted here. FACT

    August 27, 2010 at 1:34 pm | Report abuse |
  27. Jerry is DUMB!

    DWTS is a TV show - some of these tea baggers must be dimwits! I didn't know that DWST was about politics.

    Also, last time I checked Bristol Palin was NOT a star, a hypocrite, yes a star NO.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:33 pm | Report abuse |
  28. boocat

    I'd like to thank the republican morons to exposing us to this family of cretins.....

    August 27, 2010 at 1:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Every black family which has a teenage mom is a cretinous family too, right? Nice post, racist. Mods, please ban boocat the racist.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:36 pm | Report abuse |
  29. jim

    I've heard of scraping the bottom of the barrel but this is ridiculous.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:29 pm | Report abuse |
  30. Julie C

    The continued hypocrisy from this family is what makes people angry. They slam the "lamestream media" but hold their hands out for the cash and can't get enough exposure. Does anyone else see this? Bristol is no more a "celebrity" than my neighbors dumb teen who is also an unwed teen with a kid. America, we are getting more Jerry Springer-like everyday. Embarrassing.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Why has everyone heard of Bristol Palin, but nobody has heard of your neighbor? Sounds like you're the dumb one here.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:48 pm | Report abuse |
  31. Sad, pathetic choice

    I've never really watch this show. I think all the people are Z-list stars, but this, this is just stupid. This show should be renamed "DANCING WITH PEOPLE WHO WISH THEY WERE STARS". I'm glad I don't watch TV. People, let's read a book.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:17 pm | Report abuse |
  32. Jerry

    Sure is easy to see the True Colors of the leftists whenever there's a story about a member of the Palin family. The libs attack like the haters they are.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:17 pm | Report abuse |
    • Phil

      Well spoken, great Master of the Red Herring!

      August 27, 2010 at 1:22 pm | Report abuse |
    • boocat

      Look in the mirror moron...you and your fellow cons are the real haters...and I am not a liberal but your party and philosophies are so full of derision and hate. You're all pathetic.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      The liberal hate machine at its finest...I bet half of these haters were unwed preggo teens too.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • Dimwit

      Since when is DWTS about politics?

      Also, Bristol Palin is NOT a star. Didn't she break up with her baby daddy because he wanted to be in the limelight and not stay at home raising their child? Oh, but look, Bristol is doing the VERY same thing - dimwits.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
  33. Laurie

    Um, "TOM"?
    Dancing with the Stars is on ABC, not FOX.

    I'm loving these hysterical comments. "Dancing with the Stars doesn't get any real stars anymore... blah, blah, blah."
    I'd be curious to know what version you've been watching. DWTS NEVER had A list stars on it! Hahahaha! I've watched just about every season. It's all athletes and kinda hasbeen stars. Always!

    "Well, if they put Bristol Palin on there!" cluck, cluck, cluck.

    Get a life.

    It is a fun show to watch and there are plenty of us who will still be tuning in, Bristol or no Bristol. What has that kid ever done to you? Grow up.
    You're right, she's the only teen parent in the whole universe. Get over it.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:15 pm | Report abuse |
    • Phil

      So you're totally OK with the redefinition of "star" in this case, enough to imply that we're all "immature" because we do not share your relativistic viewpoints on concept in this case? YOU need to be on DWTS!!!

      August 27, 2010 at 1:20 pm | Report abuse |
  34. Niwotmom

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:13 pm | Report abuse |
  35. RJ

    You go Palin. You go Bristol! We need to show the democrats that us republicans can dance too other than run the country better than Obama! Funny Obama isn't on the show. He could do the Muslim or black dance. surely Obama can't ballroom dance!

    August 27, 2010 at 1:06 pm | Report abuse |
  36. MB

    Hey DWTS......Good luck with THAT!!!
    Would the producer who thought up that one please step forward

    August 27, 2010 at 12:57 pm | Report abuse |
  37. Allison

    To be on "Dancing with the stars" one is required to be a star, no? When are people going to wake up and realize that there is a difference between famous, notorious, and infamous?

    Can we get real and maybe put people we can admire on that show- like Olympic athletes, or charity leaders, or at least C or D level celebrities? Bristol Palin- really? What a great example you are setting for the world and youth- become famous by having a racist redneck mother and have a premarital baby in your teens and you can be on TV as a “Star” not an example of the denigration of society.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:51 pm | Report abuse |
    • Phil

      In the 20s, 30s and 40s (mid-late Jazz Age era), the term "star" was coined in reference to an actor or actress who gave premier performances in stage and/or screen. Shows like "Dancing With the Stars" would reflect the feeling of enamorment we would have with these people for their glamorous lives as well as their apparent talent which earned them their glamorous lives.

      Someone please explain to me the talent one must have to have a child out of wedlock as a teenager to be equaled to Jean Harlow, Cary Grant, Greta Garbo or Marlene Dietrich?

      August 27, 2010 at 1:04 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Phil is too dumb to figure out how to watch a TV show. What an ultra-maroon.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:38 pm | Report abuse |
  38. Bristol is NOT a star

    What a bunch of hypocrites those Palins are…Bristol breaks up with Levi Johnston because he wants to be in the limelight when all along she was doing the VERY same thing!

    I will NOT be watching this show any longer.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  39. rhonda

    UNBELIEVABLE I don't understand the thinking of adding a nobody like Bristol Palin to the show. Why is she considered a Star? She has yet to make any accomplishments for her life or her child born to an unwed teenage mother.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
  40. Phil

    ...why?

    August 27, 2010 at 12:46 pm | Report abuse |
  41. smellyfart

    I would lick that Palin girl from the bottom up

    August 27, 2010 at 12:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • Fish Market

      You are a very sick dude. Go seek medical help for your issues.

      August 27, 2010 at 12:55 pm | Report abuse |
  42. catspurr

    Stay home Briston and take care of your baby. No one says you have to be like you mother. BE A REAL MOM!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:45 pm | Report abuse |
  43. LAD

    Looks like I will not be watching anymore. There is no way I will support this daughter of a whack job being on TV!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:42 pm | Report abuse |
  44. Janice

    This show is no longer featuring the "Stars" for their contestants; therefore, I am no longer interested in watching if Bristol Palen is one of the contestants. She is no star but a young foolish girl with no common sense, does that run in her family??? Guess so if the parents have no say-so in this matter!!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:42 pm | Report abuse |
  45. Caitlin

    I don't really have anything against Bristol, but if it's true, I can't believe they would let her on. I mean, she's only well-known for a couple of reasons: a) because of who her mother is, and b) because she became pregnant as a teen whist her mother was the vice-presidential nominee of John McCain. If she hadn't become pregnant, I doubt she would be this well-known (after all, none of her other siblings really make the news as often as she does).
    And as another person said, how is Bristol a "star"?

    August 27, 2010 at 12:38 pm | Report abuse |
  46. Amy Sanders

    Its a stupid show who cares who is dancing with who!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:37 pm | Report abuse |
  47. ridiculous

    news flash bristol
    you're not a celebrity, go home and be a mother to your child and pursue a "normal" life

    August 27, 2010 at 12:36 pm | Report abuse |
  48. CJ

    First it was Kate-now it is Bristol? Who said Bristol was a star just because she was a teenage mother and is a daughter to Sarah? I used to feel sorry for Bristol being forever tied to "what's his name" who is the father of her baby. But if Bristol goes on DWTS, she is no better than he looking for publicity. DWTS has certainly gone downhill. I, too, will no longer watch.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:28 pm | Report abuse |
  49. Frank Opinion

    First Kate without the 8 and now Bristol Palin ....Give me a break!!!....Is this news? I don't think so. TV is out of control and CNN is not far behind with reporting such trivial information..

    Frank Opinion from Wisconsin

    August 27, 2010 at 12:27 pm | Report abuse |
  50. Not All Docs Play Golf

    Maybe the Alaskan version is "Dances with Wolves."

    August 27, 2010 at 12:24 pm | Report abuse |
  51. jacomo1025

    I stopped watching last season. Kate Gosselin's constant whining was too much. Also the selection of Brooke Burke as co-host was not good casting. I always expect her to ask, "If you were a tree, what kind of tree would you be?" ARGH!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:23 pm | Report abuse |
  52. charlene

    since when is bristol palin a "star"? i don't get it.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:20 pm | Report abuse |
  53. j in SC

    My GOD, some of you idiots with your witless comments really make me wonder about the future of this country. I know all of you have to had voted in the DEMO CROCKS we have in the current administration. I'm waiting to see your comments when they bankrupt our country and we a suddenly thrust into a poor 3rd world country. You'll never be able to survive...

    August 27, 2010 at 12:19 pm | Report abuse |
  54. beenz

    DWTS is now DWSP.. Dancing With Some People.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse |
  55. Chris

    Absolutely ridiculous. Last year's roster was populated by "wanna be"s. It looks like this year it's a list of "never will be"s. I can't bear to watch. Pick up a good book instead.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
  56. panthersofamerica

    Ugggh, I definitely will not be watching this show anymore. They need to get rid of all these reality show losers before I'll watch again.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:09 pm | Report abuse |
  57. Mike

    Its become an igloo trash show (I guess there are no trailers in Alaska ?)

    August 27, 2010 at 12:07 pm | Report abuse |
  58. John

    "Dancing With the Unwed Teenage Moms" Very christian, I will be watching with my boyfriend, unless it's on when we are in Church, then I will have to TeVo it :)

    August 27, 2010 at 12:07 pm | Report abuse |
  59. Gack

    I'm sorry, where are the "Stars"? This show should be renamed to "Dancing with America's Choads".

    August 27, 2010 at 11:58 am | Report abuse |
  60. Bill

    I was going to question why they think Bristol Palin is a start – then I saw the list of "stars" on the show this season. Enough said...

    August 27, 2010 at 11:53 am | Report abuse |
  61. Mohamed

    Masturbation fantasy for the Godless.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:53 am | Report abuse |
  62. Geo In TO

    No ! No !! No !!! NO !!!!!!!

    August 27, 2010 at 11:50 am | Report abuse |
  63. Annie Espinosa

    the only one that I would be interested in seeing, is Kurt Warner, the rest not interested

    August 27, 2010 at 11:36 am | Report abuse |
  64. maxi pad

    C'mon folks. She looks good and if you treat her right, who knows, maybe her mom will reward you, too.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:32 am | Report abuse |
  65. John

    Stay tuned, right after the break, dancing bears! That's sow business.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:30 am | Report abuse |
  66. amwhoIam

    They need to change the name of the show to "Dancing with...um, who are these people again?"

    how can people watch this garbage?

    August 27, 2010 at 11:29 am | Report abuse |
  67. Mission

    Who gives a flying flip about the teenage mother of a quitter governor? Not me or most others. The idiots that keep talking and/or writing about this need to find new jobs because this is NOT news of any kind.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:24 am | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      You're spending all of your energy pounding your chubby little digits frenetically onto the keyboard, but you don't care about it? LOL Nice try. This is probably going to consume your entire weekend.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:51 pm | Report abuse |
  68. brown

    I'd pop Bristol's cherry :)

    August 27, 2010 at 11:23 am | Report abuse |
    • amwhiIam

      Take your two functional brain cells, go away and never come back

      August 27, 2010 at 11:34 am | Report abuse |
  69. abby

    The Palins will do anything for money - it's just another page in the trailer trash family of Tobacco Road...

    August 27, 2010 at 11:21 am | Report abuse |
  70. carol disario

    cad sp another display on stage – oh no!!! those money,media, hypocritical palins are a product of 75 year old john mccain. thanks alot!!! senile?

    August 27, 2010 at 11:16 am | Report abuse |
  71. ms-houston

    ms-houston
    I am glad they picked her.Why people not understand the name of the show. I'ts all about " Dancing with star"(like cheryl, Julian. Deric, mark, Kim,etc..) they didn't say they are the star.If these people are dance star, they weren't aske to do it. It's for entertaining purpose, if you do not like the show ? don't watch ! but do not say ugly thing about these harmles people. No body forced you to watch. Are you jealous you weren't picked. How about if someone say about you these kind of comments ????

    August 27, 2010 at 11:16 am | Report abuse |
  72. L.Tutt

    This has to be a joke Bristol Palin or Mike (the situation) Sorrentino to judge on Dancing with the stars?? If thats the case get Miss PIggy and Kermit the frog

    August 27, 2010 at 11:12 am | Report abuse |
  73. SB

    We have hit rock bottom as a society when we celebrate Bristol Palin as a 'star'. She, like her mother, has no brain. I've watched loyally but am now done with the show. I hope this is the last season.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:11 am | Report abuse |
  74. CATom

    So what if they have bristol palin or some gay guy from new jersey. You are a dumb jerk if you ever watched the show to begin with.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:07 am | Report abuse |
  75. nick

    But then again we are posting on a cnn blog. Try posting these remarks on a fox news blog and be ready for a hurricane of contrite remarks.

    August 27, 2010 at 11:04 am | Report abuse |
  76. nick

    its funny reading the array of quips you guys post. Let me save you the trouble. The palin family is a joke. Just another reason the republican party is a joke too. To sink so low to use this woman as a publicity stunt and play her off as a potential "vice president"

    August 27, 2010 at 11:00 am | Report abuse |
  77. penelope

    shes not a star the program has gone downward by there choice the last 2 seasons, reality people are not stars just lowlife, put someone of quality on the show. shouldnt the networks have some standards. i dont care for that family because at first they were all for the people now its all about money there just as corrupt as the rest of the politicians.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:59 am | Report abuse |
  78. mkjp

    I really hope they don't waste Derek Hough's awesomeness on freaking Bristol Palin. come on now.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:51 am | Report abuse |
  79. Effie

    You Americans have it all wrong as usual. No wonder your country is in such trouble! The "stars" on DWTS are the professional dancers – not their partners. I tune in to watch the real stars. In the end the real "winners" are the professionals who were able to teach the misfits with 2 left feet how to dance.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:49 am | Report abuse |
  80. RS

    Bristol won't last long at all.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:49 am | Report abuse |
  81. George

    Anything that has to do with making money, you can count the Palin's in. $arah(the queen of the money grabbers) set the example for all to follow.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:46 am | Report abuse |
  82. Cpt Mike

    Pretty sad state of America Media, supporting media wh0res and all. The Palin family is a joke. DWTS only audiance will be the Tea Baggers and the MTV crowd that love to watch the depravity that those two clowns provide to tv. So much for american tv... There is the Weather Channel and Discovery Channel.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:44 am | Report abuse |
  83. alex

    WOW ...now thats news alright..

    August 27, 2010 at 10:41 am | Report abuse |
  84. Lori Thompson

    I'm not understanding why the media is making Bristol Palin into some kind of idol. She didn't run for president, her mom did so what is up with all of this. She's being paid for speaking engagments etc., it's utterly ridiculous!!!

    August 27, 2010 at 10:37 am | Report abuse |
  85. Frank

    Does this fame-whoring family ever stop?

    August 27, 2010 at 10:36 am | Report abuse |
    • Lori

      Frank, I totally agree with you.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:38 am | Report abuse |
    • Um Frank

      You should be asking that question for the rest of the cast, too... what exactly made any of these guys "Stars?"

      August 27, 2010 at 1:57 pm | Report abuse |
  86. Fair and Balanced

    I am so happy that I have enough good in my life that I will never need to attack the family of a politician (or anyone) to make me feel better about myself. What a lonely existence so many of you must have to spew your venom on somebody you don't know simply because of a rumor about a mind-numbing reality show.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:34 am | Report abuse |
    • Nick2

      Oh come on all of you prissy scandalized bloggers! Any 'celebrity' that has the guts to do this show deserves some kind of kudos. It is a really difficult show for amateurs and they take a real risk that they might just look ridiculous.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:41 am | Report abuse |
  87. jimmylew

    boy oh boy does this country have some good Role Model figures........these Palin's are soooo out of touch with the world, yet the media loves them..........what a joke......these losers are trying to destroy America yet people think they are the saviors.........did I say Religion controls everything, and I DO NOT believe in GOD, religion or anyone who preaches garbage to listening sheep........

    August 27, 2010 at 10:29 am | Report abuse |
  88. Jay Kay

    I'd watch Palin shake her cans around!

    August 27, 2010 at 10:29 am | Report abuse |
  89. Janine S.

    Do us all a favor...Please just make the Palin family disappear from the media.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:26 am | Report abuse |
    • Alek

      I'm afriad that won't be possible. Sara is our next president.

      I wonder what Canada's immigration policy is? Maybe 2012 will be a good time to look into that.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:28 am | Report abuse |
  90. Ken

    OWWWW! My head. Please make them go away.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:25 am | Report abuse |
  91. Maria

    The show is called Dancing with the Stars. Brystol Palin is no star. She is just another little girl that had a baby and her parents are doing everything for her. Nobody considers her a star except her family I hope.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:24 am | Report abuse |
  92. Alek

    'Dancing with the D-list Nobodies' would be a better name.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:24 am | Report abuse |
  93. LMD

    This show started with such class,and from there went totally downhill. Now just a breeding ground for tabloid seeking morons

    August 27, 2010 at 10:24 am | Report abuse |
  94. EDDIE

    yeah, she got pregnant out of wedlock. are we going to start using that as a criteria of whether people can do something or not? if so, 99% of the african american population would be disqualified from doing anything.

    August 27, 2010 at 10:14 am | Report abuse |
  95. ROCKWOOD

    Who's Bristol Palin?

    August 27, 2010 at 10:08 am | Report abuse |
  96. Sharon

    This show is bad enough but bringing on these two "stars" is pretty much scrapping the bottom of the barrel. Is there nothing else on tv to watch? Really?

    August 27, 2010 at 10:07 am | Report abuse |
  97. msk

    I have really enjoyed watching this show, but "stars"? That part has gone downhill over the seasons and is now wannabe's and has-almost-been's. It is very disappointing. In the first few shows it is easy to see who will be knocked out–those who have no public following. Public following is what got Donny Osmond the mirror ball. So even if Bristol Palin is in, she will be out quickly. I love watching ballroom dancing. I admire the professionals unreservedly. I was very impressed by Pamela Anderson. But this year, I know almost none of the "stars", so what is the point?

    August 27, 2010 at 10:06 am | Report abuse |
  98. Cathy

    You can blame John McCain for introducing the world to the Palin's. Wasn't that nice of him? Look what the heck he has started.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:56 am | Report abuse |
    • Mike S.

      You said it Cathy. His first major decision as a presidential candidate was to select Sarah Palin to be a heartbeat from the presidency. His campaign ended that day, and she hasn't stopped grabbing media and money ever since.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:02 am | Report abuse |
  99. ciara

    Her and her squeaky whining mother need to go back to Alaska and hide. That's one family McCain should have left in Alaska.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:55 am | Report abuse |
    • eddie

      at least she is WAY PRETTIER and more attractive than that overweight niecy nash.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:22 am | Report abuse |
  100. Lorraine

    I watch to see the professionals and some of the actual celebs, but if DWTS thinks this will bring in viewers- they are sadly mistaken...I won't WATCH

    August 27, 2010 at 9:51 am | Report abuse |
  101. Tony

    I have to join the consensus and think this is a bad idea all around. She is unfortunate to be in the situation she is in. Nobody chooses their parents. She'll be subject to a lot of ridicule and abuse.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:50 am | Report abuse |
  102. sherry

    She will probably scew the guy she dance with

    August 27, 2010 at 9:49 am | Report abuse |
  103. Alex

    Isn't $14,000 per speaking engagement enough to pay the bills?

    August 27, 2010 at 9:39 am | Report abuse |
    • alex

      14000?? its close to 100,000 now imagine the people who pay it just so they can listen to who? sarah palin. lol
      my iq level drops everytime i hear her talk.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:52 am | Report abuse |
  104. Former viewer

    Bristol? After she complained that Levi was media hungry? Makes no sense. She is NOT a star. Shame on you DWTS for adding her to the list. I won't be watching.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:39 am | Report abuse |
  105. jim

    Levi's going to be on the show too...

    August 27, 2010 at 9:34 am | Report abuse |
  106. BOB

    I HOPE "The Situation" knocks up Bristol!

    August 27, 2010 at 9:28 am | Report abuse |
  107. snowbird

    Someone want to tell me when Bristol became a "star"?

    I don't even watch the show....I'd rather see "dancing with regular people" than "dancing with the stars!"

    August 27, 2010 at 9:28 am | Report abuse |
  108. midwest

    The program's definition of "star" has become more and more questionable. The selection of Bristol Palin is the straw that broke the camel's back. Last season was bad, but promoting someone whose only claim to fame is having a child out of wedlock sends a message I refuse to support. I thought Tom Delay was a bad choice – but DWTS has reached a new low. I won't be watching.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:28 am | Report abuse |
  109. gee

    Since when did these two became stars? They are putting more garbage people in this show. I won't be watching.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:27 am | Report abuse |
    • Max

      I wonder if John McCain realized that by choosing Sarah Palin as his running mate, that the Palin's would take it as a
      magic carpet ride to try to become MOVIE STARS? What does politics have to do with the Palin family? NOTHING!
      Thank god this woman didn't end up as vice president, or posibly president of the United States.

      August 27, 2010 at 11:59 am | Report abuse |
    • Max

      I wonder if John McCain realized that by choosing Sarah Palin as his running mate, that the Palin's would take it as a
      magic carpet ride to try to become MOVIE STARS? What a joke!

      August 27, 2010 at 12:00 pm | Report abuse |
  110. John

    What a big bunch of losers.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:26 am | Report abuse |
  111. steeve-o

    Neither of these people are "stars". Black holes are more like it, only much less interesting.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:25 am | Report abuse |
  112. Greg

    America is sick of the Palin's and sick of reality crap TV! Both need to go away.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:24 am | Report abuse |
  113. LINZY

    I agree – BP is not a star so why would she be on the show other than that she's been a name in the news (loosely speaking "news"). Give us some real stars and I'll watch. Keep up with the Bristol's and Kate G's and that will be it for me.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:22 am | Report abuse |
  114. Barry oBROma

    feelin like we should "redifine" what the word "star" means.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:21 am | Report abuse |
  115. BarbB

    I used to love this show... never missed it. But the lineup of "stars" to compete is just pathetic. Honestly, one of the fools from "Jersey Shore?" You really are dredging the bottom of the barrel now.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:19 am | Report abuse |
  116. TT

    She isnt a star, and that family is nothing but media hungry sell outs. She makes way more money than she lets on. She makes 30 grand for speaking engagements, 30-100k for magazine cover shoots. This girl is a legal adult and people saying we shouldnt talk bad about her are so wrong. If she wants a private life then do it. Dont flaunt your s caled "whoa is me life" then have your mommy cry leave my kid alone. I curse John McCain for bringing this family into the spotlight.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:14 am | Report abuse |
  117. SSS

    She's hot. I'll watch.

    August 27, 2010 at 9:11 am | Report abuse |
  118. TerryL

    Who is Pistol Palin?

    August 27, 2010 at 9:10 am | Report abuse |
  119. brandy@jtown

    Man people are mean lately!! who cares whos on dwts! its our fault for watching it enough for the high ratings for it to continuie to be on the air! and as for Bristol Palin being on the show, big deal! Shes the equivalent of Kim Kardashian being on the show! shes just as big of a nobody! but Kurt Warner!!! come on Kurt dont do it! dont ruin ur rep man!!!! the NFL will be so dissapointed in u!!!!

    August 27, 2010 at 9:01 am | Report abuse |
  120. PATTI

    I STOPPED WATCHING WHAT WAS A GOOD SHOW LONG AGO !

    August 27, 2010 at 8:50 am | Report abuse |
  121. lewis kalmbach

    Un wed Bristol? What kind of mother and grandmother lets her daughter do something so insipid? That whole family is just so damn TACKY. (Remind me again how my partner and I -20 years together- are a threat to marriage?) This is proof of how ignorant that argument is. However, I might watch to see Mrs. Brady dance.

    August 27, 2010 at 8:46 am | Report abuse |
  122. woody

    I wanna c my mama grizzly on da show. LOL

    August 27, 2010 at 8:45 am | Report abuse |
  123. woody

    DWTS = Dancing with the Stupid. Another failing Palin.

    August 27, 2010 at 8:40 am | Report abuse |
  124. WilmaWonka

    No one will ever be as awful as Master P

    August 27, 2010 at 8:33 am | Report abuse |
  125. Levi

    I can't believe I bang out Sarah. Now I have a rash on my ding dong.

    August 27, 2010 at 8:27 am | Report abuse |
  126. Lila

    I thought ALL the Palins wanted to be with family and live a private life? How any of them got to where they are is beyond me. How does DWTS keep you with family and your life private? Bristol, stay home and be a responsible parent and don't worry about money. Your mom has plenty and will keep footing the bill for you.

    August 27, 2010 at 8:23 am | Report abuse |
  127. Ballz

    Not that I would watch that brain-drain program anyway...but I might one time just to see that Palin melon patch jiggling around. Those things are about the best thing to come from the Palin family.

    August 27, 2010 at 8:07 am | Report abuse |
  128. big jim

    Did they change the name of the show to Dance your A$$ off?

    August 27, 2010 at 7:57 am | Report abuse |
  129. jim

    Just two or three more "reality" shows and she will be as qualified as her mother for political office!

    August 27, 2010 at 7:40 am | Report abuse |
  130. Big Benny C.

    Hasselhoff! Sweet! What's this show about again, exactly? My wife watches it occasionally, but says she stays updated on the results always. My wife tells me she'll catch the an episode she has on DVR if there is a really good or really bad performance on the show. But now she won't even talk to me about it at all, because she knows I'm only asking because I know David Hasselhoff is going to be on the show, and yes, I'm a huge Hasselhoff fan. Go Hasselhoff, go! May the essence of Fred Astair be brought out in you when its your turn to dance on the show. Wait he is dancing on the show, right? He's not the host or like one of the shows commentators or judges or whatever they have, is he? Whatever, Hasselhoff rocks!

    August 27, 2010 at 5:40 am | Report abuse |
  131. Georgie

    I think they should have.....LINDSAY LOHAN on DWTS.

    August 27, 2010 at 4:09 am | Report abuse |
  132. Dingdong

    It's amazing to me how all of your comments are so judgemental of having a child, whether planned or not.

    It would make great poll results to see how many of your parents wished you would have stayed just a yellowish "sheet stain" instead of becoming the wonderful and productive individual that you all are so eloquently proving to be with your recent postings re: DWTS.

    August 27, 2010 at 3:22 am | Report abuse |
    • mikiejoe

      I love it when, among the ignorance and bliss, a shining knight in armour states something that doesn't wreak of stupidity and arrogance! Well said...

      August 27, 2010 at 5:42 am | Report abuse |
    • You are so right

      Well said a million times!

      August 27, 2010 at 8:33 am | Report abuse |
  133. morr2fab

    Publicity stunt Yes. Worth watching, probably not. At least I wont be watching.

    August 27, 2010 at 2:42 am | Report abuse |
  134. NP

    This family makes me vomit.

    August 27, 2010 at 1:40 am | Report abuse |
  135. Jangocat

    Enough of this stupid kid. Ridiculous how she is cashing in just for being too dumb to use birth control and getting knocked up. The media is pathetic for giving her so much attention. She's no more news worthy then the thousands of other teen age mothers out there. When a girl from the inner city gets pregnant they are viewed as stupid and irresponsible. Just because this girls mom is a cult of personality shes somehow viewed as a sympathetic figure and a celebrity? Unbelievable double standard...

    August 27, 2010 at 1:38 am | Report abuse |
  136. malabar

    as if any of the other so called stars wud garner as much attention or get as many trolls commenting on here. were u people complaining when kardasian got on there? shes famous 4 what? screwing and taping it. its ignorant trash like u folks that drive the crap on t.v. so spare the world ur sanctimonious b.s. Just admit u hate republicans and their children. ur intolerance is plain as day to every1 but urselves. DWTS HAS ALWAYS SUCKED. ITS AMERICAN TELEVISION MORONS

    August 27, 2010 at 1:13 am | Report abuse |
  137. Jonas Brothers

    OMG Palin, im going to throw up. How about Lady Gaga, Lindsey LoHan, and Pee Wee Herman. That would be awesom

    August 27, 2010 at 1:07 am | Report abuse |
  138. Ants

    people complain every year about who's on but every season it tops the ratings! they rarely have STARS but they recently been getting PRO Celebrity Dancers who are one step to getting the trophy from the 1st dance! Who's next Antonio Banderas,Janet Jackson,Justin Timberlake? watch if you want & don't watch if you don't any to,use the remote control...its the button with the CH.. (ENJOY)

    August 27, 2010 at 12:44 am | Report abuse |
  139. ed

    D dont w want t to s see. I think my goldfish abstinence should be her partner

    August 27, 2010 at 12:42 am | Report abuse |
  140. Chase

    WHO chose the "stars" line up?!? Someone is CLEARLY misunderstanding the meaning of " STARS "

    August 27, 2010 at 12:28 am | Report abuse |
  141. al

    maybe they should call the show dancing with the pigs

    August 27, 2010 at 12:12 am | Report abuse |
  142. Terms of Service

    har har har har har to Mytake! I so agree! while you're at it, can you include Bobby Flay? It's been a while since they had a cooking star on the show.

    August 27, 2010 at 12:09 am | Report abuse |
  143. Mytake

    The show should be renamed? So you think you're a STAR? SYTYAS....and then get people like Jennifer aniston, Lindsay lohan, that guy from cake boss, that girl from LA ink, and all the kiddies from 19 and counting!

    August 27, 2010 at 12:04 am | Report abuse |
    • momo

      all kidding aside, Jennifer Aniston is a star...dated the or one of the biggest stars of the last 20 years and was part of one of the biggest and most popular shows of the last twenty years...the rest of your take is spot on, but Jen at least has a resume to back up her popularity.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
  144. Bleh

    I don't think I even made it through the first season of that show. I did tune in when Heather Mills was on there, hoping to see her leg fly off. That would have been so awesome.

    August 26, 2010 at 11:56 pm | Report abuse |
  145. Fel

    Why are you so mean to Bristol and the Palins? What did they do to deserve this persecution? Are you so pure and without sin? Pleassssse, let us be more civil. What we need is more love and less hate.

    August 26, 2010 at 11:36 pm | Report abuse |
    • kapechi

      "Love" is what got her where she is today, isn't it? Misplaced though it was.....

      August 26, 2010 at 11:46 pm | Report abuse |
    • Chris

      Someone forgot to send that memo to Mama Palin. The only memo she got was to preach hate. She is a divider. Love? You have to give love to get love. I feel badly for all the Palin kids.

      August 27, 2010 at 12:50 am | Report abuse |
    • Steve

      I dont think she should be on the show, however I agree with Fel. Don't judge lest Ye be judged yourself. Her parents arnt bad put aside your political affiliation. Good parents can still have children that make mistakes and it isnt the end of the world for her child.

      August 27, 2010 at 5:55 am | Report abuse |
    • Sam

      You are obviously one of the naive Americans that assist the Palin's and put them on your payroll. You have not yet realized they are after YOUR money and YOUR support for spreading hate at the pulpit, and pretending to be movie stars as they become rich and "famous"....on the backs of gullible Americans.
      So go buy Sarah's book that was written by someone who really knows how to put intelligent sentences together, and
      give donations to the Tea Party which is more like "The hitler foundation"....and continue to express love for these people who represent the armpit of America.

      August 27, 2010 at 11:50 am | Report abuse |
  146. saftgek

    I am pleased some of those posting have decided to stop watching this sorry excuse for television and entertainment. I am sad those same people took this long to realize what a ridiculous example of programming it is.

    August 26, 2010 at 11:31 pm | Report abuse |
  147. arniauld prophete

    t will. Be wonderful to have bristol. I think the will. Have more audience. Bristol is like all of r teenagers give her a break please?

    August 26, 2010 at 11:22 pm | Report abuse |
    • saftgek

      So, does this mean ALL teenagers have out-of-wedlock (illegitimate) children? Please provide the statistics to suport the claim.

      August 26, 2010 at 11:27 pm | Report abuse |
    • boocat

      She's not like any teenagers I know....high school dropout.....gets knocked up by her equally irresponsible moronic boyfriend. You've just insulted all of the teenagers in this country with intelligence.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:35 pm | Report abuse |
  148. John

    I thought the show was dancing with the stars, Bristol Palin is no star she just a hillbilly from Alaska. And won't be watching the show this fall,because she a joke with no brain.

    August 26, 2010 at 11:17 pm | Report abuse |
  149. jen

    What the heck!

    August 26, 2010 at 10:54 pm | Report abuse |
  150. kathy

    Never mind Bristol Palin. Some of these "stars" were "B-listers"in their hey day. Let's hope Edyda gets a decent partner this time.

    August 26, 2010 at 10:51 pm | Report abuse |
  151. Rick

    Well, if it worked for Kate Gozzilla....

    August 26, 2010 at 10:50 pm | Report abuse |
  152. george

    OK Watch and make sure you all VOTE and she will be gone in no time

    August 26, 2010 at 10:23 pm | Report abuse |
  153. Michael S

    What's wrong with you people? Dancing with the Stars is the perfect place for a talentless fame wh0re like Bristol Palin.

    August 26, 2010 at 10:09 pm | Report abuse |
  154. Laura

    Did someone say "Dancing with the HasBeens and WantaBes" Time to just turn it off, glad that is easier than having to watch.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:59 pm | Report abuse |
  155. Ken

    lovely. A fat annoying child of politicians on reality TV. No wonder the medium is so tedious.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:52 pm | Report abuse |
  156. STEVE

    Bristol is one HOT MILF and the only thing I want to see her doing is me :O

    August 26, 2010 at 9:49 pm | Report abuse |
  157. Joita Belin

    Bristol is a very smart girl and she can do whatever she wants.Some people just hated her because they can't be like her.Just leave this girl alone.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:48 pm | Report abuse |
    • JC

      Oh my...you are so clueless...she is a nothing – she has glorified her teenage pregnancy and is making money off of it...her mother lacks the intelligence to even teach her daughter right from wrong and Bristol is following in those footsteps... neither show the integrity to keep their dirty laundry within the family...it is a shame that young women possibly look up to her...

      August 26, 2010 at 10:49 pm | Report abuse |
    • Christina

      You can't be serious! Who in the right mind would want to be her? I'm sure she doesn't want to be her. She's the laughing stock of America – all thanks to her mother, who by the way, continues to preach hate. She is scary! People like her makes the human race look really bad. DWTS – bad idea!

      August 27, 2010 at 12:38 am | Report abuse |
    • Twilla

      Other than receiving cash for absolutely no talent or reason.....I don't know who would want to be Bristol Palin. The only difference between her and her mother is she hasn't got the notes on the hand thing down yet; so it's hard for her to communicate.

      August 27, 2010 at 11:42 am | Report abuse |
    • momo

      you do know that the only reason she is a "star" is because she got knocked up after hypocritcally telling teens that they should abstain? IF she was only the daughter of a Presidential hopeful she would not be on the show? She is a star because she is/was a 17 yr old single mother...I am not casting judgement because my mom was 17 as well...lol, BUT my mom was not a star...

      August 27, 2010 at 12:58 pm | Report abuse |
  158. jude

    bad idea!! very bad idea!! DWS is desperate if they have her on there.. geez

    August 26, 2010 at 9:46 pm | Report abuse |
  159. mikel

    Celebrity Rehab must not be looking for any more *talent*.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:46 pm | Report abuse |
  160. Brandi

    I don't know why they would call bristol a star she isn't even on the same page as the other people lined up to do the show but ill watch it no matter what.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:42 pm | Report abuse |
  161. rosario

    Enough please.....sarah palin should be banished from planet earth....good riddance.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:31 pm | Report abuse |
  162. B-Dog

    Can't wait.... Bristol has some amazing knockers.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:25 pm | Report abuse |
    • momo

      she does have a fantastic rack and if it does for her what it did for Jenni Garth (who looked AMAZING) and Kate Goseelin (c'mon, admit, if you didn't know she was a train wreck, you'd be drooling), it might make for some interesting internet surfing...can't say that I have actually watched the show except for the few times that Emmit Smith was on, but damn, do the women ever get themselves cut for TV, there are some fantastic bodies...

      August 27, 2010 at 12:55 pm | Report abuse |
    • B-Dog

      I will tune in if she's on it.....

      August 27, 2010 at 2:17 pm | Report abuse |
  163. Carl Unger

    Enough already of the Palins!

    August 26, 2010 at 9:25 pm | Report abuse |
  164. cm

    DWTS should be renamed Dancing of No-Talent Losers. I used to watch, but no longer. Bristol Palin is no star – she is a white trash teen mom.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:21 pm | Report abuse |
  165. Peggy

    What is DWTS thinking??!! I, and it sounds like many others, will not be tuning in this season.

    August 26, 2010 at 9:15 pm | Report abuse |
  166. Rich

    Sounds more like cast for the "upchucking" season rather than the "upcoming" season. My wife still watches the show, but she works on puzzles until she hears the dance music start and then only watches the actual dances. She avoids all of the filler crap when the show is on. Last season, she taped the shows so she could fast-forward through everything but the dances themselves. I'll admit that I watched Buzz Aldrin, but it was painful to see.

    August 26, 2010 at 8:48 pm | Report abuse |
  167. Jenna

    Dancing with the losers too dumb to use birth control.

    August 26, 2010 at 8:29 pm | Report abuse |
  168. Enuff

    I wish all the Palins would just go back to the wilds of Wasilla and stop being the poster children for dysfunctional white trash... I'm not wearing a watch, but I'm sure their 15 minutes of fame must be up....

    August 26, 2010 at 8:18 pm | Report abuse |
  169. deb

    Can't wait to hear her introduction: "Promiscuous teen Mom turned pro-abstinance speaker getting filthy rich with no apparent talent Bristol Palin!!"

    August 26, 2010 at 8:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • KLN

      I LOVE IT!!!! You should send that to their website if she makes the cut!!!!

      August 26, 2010 at 9:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • tb

      I like that Deb

      August 26, 2010 at 10:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • LOL

      Mama Palin would be so proud!

      August 27, 2010 at 12:32 am | Report abuse |
    • Julie

      Deb, FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!!!! I was wondering how they would classify her in the intros, and you did it perfectly!!!!!!!!!!!

      August 27, 2010 at 9:03 am | Report abuse |
    • Diane

      If she dances like she acts it will be fun to watch..... the most she could pull off would maybe be the bunny hop.
      Or the Palin Polka.... please!

      August 27, 2010 at 11:37 am | Report abuse |
  170. Patricia

    OMG, mother like daughter. They are trying to grab all the publicity and money they can. The fruit doesn't fall far from the tree. Who is taking care of the Palin babies? They are not stars, just moral degenerates.

    August 26, 2010 at 7:47 pm | Report abuse |
  171. PUFF

    WHA T MAKES HER A STAR??????? HER CLAIM TO FAME IS SHE WAS UNDERAGE AND PREGNANT SOUNDS LIKE ANYOTHER LOOSE TEENAGER ONLY HER MOM PARADED HER AROUND THE WORLD FOR EVERYONE TO SEE THAT FAMILY HAS NO MORALS AND FOR SURE ARE NOT STARS. DOES SHEREALLY THINK SHE IS ALL THAT

    August 26, 2010 at 7:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • TH

      Couldn't agree with you more. They are a bunch of hyprocrites! Mother is out preaching "higher than thou" family values while her daughter is a teenage unwed mother. Give me a break!

      August 27, 2010 at 12:28 am | Report abuse |
    • Diane

      Now I know what Sarah Palin means when she says "Let's Take Back America!"....
      She should have said "Lets all try to be movie stars, authors, and get our faces out there!" You betcha it will be a better world......................... (barf barf)

      August 27, 2010 at 11:34 am | Report abuse |
    • Twilla

      "Let's Take Back America!"....
      She should have said "Lets all try to be movie stars, authors, and get our faces out there!" You betcha it will be a better world......................... (barf barf)

      August 27, 2010 at 11:35 am | Report abuse |
  172. Nancy

    It would be cool if both her and Levi went on the show at the same time. I would totally root for her.

    August 26, 2010 at 7:13 pm | Report abuse |
    • saftgek

      It would be cool if both SHE and Levi went on the show at the same time. If you take out either "she" or "Levi," the sentence makes sense. "It would be cool if her went on the show" does not make sense.

      Grammar, please!

      August 26, 2010 at 11:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • @ saftgek

      You need a life.

      August 27, 2010 at 9:36 am | Report abuse |
  173. mike

    Mike the stupid i mean situation?? Have watched every season even the kate grosselin season. but with that guy not watching this season. rather watch nothing at all. dwts is running outta stars??

    August 26, 2010 at 7:13 pm | Report abuse |
  174. Angi's mom

    I'll be watching.

    August 26, 2010 at 7:08 pm | Report abuse |
  175. dave's kilt

    This isn't even a collection of hasbeens. Half of these people I have never heard of and hope I never will. So sad to see former Laker Rick Fox reduced to working with the spawn of Caribou Barbie.

    August 26, 2010 at 7:02 pm | Report abuse |
  176. Joita Belin

    Bristol is a smart girl and she can be whatever she wants.Some people are just nasty and for no reason they don't like her.

    August 26, 2010 at 6:56 pm | Report abuse |
    • Haterade

      Um....could it have to do with her classless, senseless, worthless, ridiculous, hypocritical, lying, quitting, media w h o r e of a mother and family she comes from...? Maybe?! Yeppers! Joita how do you know Bristol is smart? Anymore than I know she is dumb? My odds are on dumb because she is a teen mom when she grew up in the internet age with loads of health information, not to mention contraception at her fingertips. If they wanted respect than they would act respecfully they left that in the dirt long ago. The Palin family is a travelling circus act, the freak show, for all of America to see. If they are gonna dish it out they d a m n well better be willing to take it!

      August 27, 2010 at 12:01 am | Report abuse |
    • cuzu

      you must be Joita Palin

      August 27, 2010 at 10:21 am | Report abuse |
    • Kathy

      Uh, she is a high school drop out that didn't know how to use a condom...how exactly is that smart???????

      August 27, 2010 at 12:11 pm | Report abuse |
    • Potsy

      Wouldn't all of these same adjectives apply to Barack Obama's dad? So why do people like him if he has a classless deadbeat father?

      August 27, 2010 at 1:56 pm | Report abuse |
  177. floridian

    it's Bachelor and Bachelorette – who writes these articles? Basic grammar skills 101..........sheesh

    August 26, 2010 at 6:52 pm | Report abuse |
  178. Dickie Hateface

    Would that be the same Bristol Palin who dumped her baby daddy because he was "obsessed with the limelight?"

    August 26, 2010 at 6:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • spidermonkey

      haha... yep! That'd be the one. Makes you sick, don't it? Sounds like maybe she was just getting rid of him to make more room for her own rapidly expanding ego.

      August 26, 2010 at 8:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • peezer

      Bingo.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:34 am | Report abuse |
  179. acw

    when will these Palins just go away. (DWTS is really getting desperate, I saw where they were talking to the octomom, breeder of litters

    August 26, 2010 at 6:46 pm | Report abuse |
    • kapechi

      One thing you can say about BP is she is not gay. She likes hot dogs too much for that. Speaking about hot dogs...ever heard the one about the hot dog that got away?

      August 26, 2010 at 11:50 pm | Report abuse |
    • Ric

      They will go away as soon as NBC, ABC, CBS and all the other liberal media outlets stop comments on their every move. There are more important things to cover, but why waste time bashing Obama for his policies, since he is the one everybody(stupidly) voted as a savior??

      August 27, 2010 at 10:25 am | Report abuse |
    • GET A JOB TEABAG

      LOL you just some some sad pathetic retiree with no life would bring the teabagger spam here. How about taking off your George Washington costume and getting a life Gramps? Out of all the comments, you were the only pathetic idiot who tried to use these comments as a platform to advance your Teabag agenda. Get back to the Fox News board you dope.

      August 27, 2010 at 11:39 am | Report abuse |
  180. Paula

    Come on DWTS!!! Bristol Palin is NOT a star! Just because she had a cameo on Secret Life of an American Teenager (a show that glorifies teen pregnacy) does not qualify her as a star!! If she's on there, I'm not watching anymore. I about threw up everytime I saw Kate Gosslin dance last season. This show is going down hill, like Idol!!

    August 26, 2010 at 6:40 pm | Report abuse |
    • Wang Chung

      Do you even know what "glorify" means? Portrays teenage pregnancy? Sure. Depicts? Yeah. Shows? Certainly. "Glorifies?" Really?

      Get off the internet.

      August 26, 2010 at 7:46 pm | Report abuse |
    • TERRI

      OH I AGREE. KATE G. WAS SICKENING TO WATCH, AND I CHEERED WHEN SHE "FINALLY" GOT BOOTED OFF. SHE SHOULD HAVE GONE HOME THE FIRST WEEK, SHE'S ANOTHER ONE WHO IS NOT A STAR, JUST LIKE BRISTOL PALIN. WHAT A BUNCH OF CRAP. I REFUSE TO WATCH THIS GARBAGE.
      i FEEL SORRY FOR THOSE POOR PROFESSIONAL DANCERS ...

      August 27, 2010 at 1:08 pm | Report abuse |
  181. TJ

    I rather watch Bristol Palin than that situation thing. I just hope that silly Sarah is not in the audience. That I couldn't take. I can't stand that witch!!

    August 26, 2010 at 6:27 pm | Report abuse |
    • tkb

      The Palin mother and daughter are both losers and are after the money. Getting knocked up at 17 and she is in the spotlight! She should be home taking care of her baby rather than looking for a way to get in to the limelight! LOSERS!!!!

      August 27, 2010 at 7:42 pm | Report abuse |
  182. Starr

    Dancing With the Losers.....Bristol Palin ????come on already

    August 26, 2010 at 6:05 pm | Report abuse |
  183. jasmine w

    Dats my show every body did great

    August 26, 2010 at 5:38 pm | Report abuse |
  184. Robin

    I thought this show was called "Dancing with the Stars". How is Bristol a star? This will be a lousy season.

    August 26, 2010 at 5:28 pm | Report abuse |
    • WilmaWonka

      I agree. Attention all unwed mothers who hypocritically espouse abstinence, Dancing With the Stars wants YOU! Especially if your mom quits the job that she took promising to hold her states best interest in favor of lining her own pockets!

      Sorry, I'm in run-on sentence recovery. I think I fell off the wagon.

      August 27, 2010 at 8:32 am | Report abuse |
    • @ Robin

      Actually didn't you hear the name change? They call it Dancing with the Scrubs now.

      August 27, 2010 at 9:29 am | Report abuse |
    • Moron Patrol

      The show is horrible every season. It's only good for looking at hotties and Bristol is hot. Of course she's no star and they should drop the ugly "situation". I'll only set my DVR so I can fast forward through it like I did for Erin Andrews then delete. Worthless...

      August 27, 2010 at 10:19 am | Report abuse |
    • terri

      I AGREE !!!
      AND I WILL NOT BE WATCHING. THESE PEOPLE ARE NOT STARS ! UGH...

      August 27, 2010 at 1:05 pm | Report abuse |
  185. Wil

    Based on this cast info I will no longer be watching the show. I feel sorry for the professional dancers.

    August 26, 2010 at 5:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • Betty

      Totally agree with you on that.

      August 26, 2010 at 5:17 pm | Report abuse |
    • um

      I guess they use the term "Stars" loosely these days.

      August 26, 2010 at 5:27 pm | Report abuse |
    • KT

      I'm with you. Bristol Palin give me a break!

      August 26, 2010 at 7:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • libra

      You can see that low point of DWTS. She is a loser, a teen got laid and no husband.... Why ABC encourage Teen pregnancy? Im not watching this season

      August 26, 2010 at 8:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • Babs

      Ditto from me. This used to be my favourite show until Kate Gosselin diminished the "Star" part.If Bristol and "the Situation" are on the cast, colour me gone.

      August 26, 2010 at 8:55 pm | Report abuse |
    • CHief

      Bristol Palin is smokin' hot I will watch until she gets the boot.

      August 26, 2010 at 9:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • la cop

      If she is on it they'll have to change the name to Dancing with the Lard.

      August 26, 2010 at 11:44 pm | Report abuse |
    • kapechi

      If they bring her on, they'll need a professional weight lifter NOT a professional dancer to slug her lard around the floor. When she gets kicked off the show she will go around preaching abstinence from devil dance.

      August 26, 2010 at 11:47 pm | Report abuse |
    • Realist

      You are correct, the level of "stars" has gone down the drain with the exception of course being Florence Henderson. I truly believe the show will "jump the shark" this season and we will no longer be inundated with this drivel. I personally have no problem with Bristol Palin but ABC is ultra conservative Christian and I find their decision to use her will end up biting them in the end.

      August 27, 2010 at 7:30 am | Report abuse |
    • Nick

      The "talent" pool of starts is getting shallower and shallower.

      August 27, 2010 at 9:25 am | Report abuse |
    • Barbara tuning out in Canada

      Not watching anymore if another PALIN gets air time for being an airhead. Another Canadian tuning out. Getting pregnant makes you a mother, not a celebrity.

      August 27, 2010 at 9:42 am | Report abuse |
    • Carole

      I agree, Dancing With The Stars seems to have run out of so called stars. Will find something else to watch if all they can find is used up reality show people and Bristol Palin.......

      August 27, 2010 at 10:15 am | Report abuse |
    • Moron Patrol

      Libra, you make no fking sense... Because she had a child some how the show is supporting teen pregnacy?!?! Get a clue you moron.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:15 am | Report abuse |
    • TOM

      Yes the Fox broadcasting station will be banned as of now. We just about had quit watching that channel but now they have lost us completely. I havel removed that station from our TV lineup so it isn't even a choice of stations anymore! Thank you FOX! You finally made me see the light! Now when will you. No one wants to know,see, hear about the Palin BS family! Only the stupid listen to her!
      ,

      August 27, 2010 at 10:23 am | Report abuse |
    • Mary

      Can't Dancing do any betther than this? I didn't think they could come up with worse choices than last year with Pamela Anderson and Kate Goslin, but, I think they have. Just an awful choice. Why are they glorifying a 19 yo immature high school drop out with an illegitimate child?

      We need a code of ethics for television shows. All these "reality" shows include deceitfulness and backstabbing and they call it a "game" !!!! What are we teaching our young people by showing this crap?

      August 27, 2010 at 10:24 am | Report abuse |
    • LB Colorado

      She is hardly a star, just a stupid teen who got pregnant, like a million other teens. You are right, it is not DWTStars, Stars are athletes, movie stars, singers, dancers; not stupid girls that get pregnant at 17, her mother may be considered more of a star than Bristol.

      August 27, 2010 at 10:56 am | Report abuse |
    • Diane

      Totally agree with you. I am tired of the Palin's thinking they are stars....did you see Bristol's attempt at acting? What kills me is how Sarah Palin made fun of Levi when he began putting himself in the spot light after the split....and now Sarah has two books, a reality show and her daughter has attempted acting and now dancing? Oh please this is just making me sick!!!!!

      August 27, 2010 at 11:26 am | Report abuse |
    • Jamie

      Has this show been ran into the ground or what. Stars???? How about Dancing with the D-list. I am sure there are millions of morons out there that will tune into this crap though.

      August 27, 2010 at 11:49 am | Report abuse |
    • razzle

      Bristol Palin a star who is she ????? That is totally wrong . wont be watching this season

      August 27, 2010 at 11:53 am | Report abuse |
    • MD

      Palin = IDIOT

      August 27, 2010 at 12:15 pm | Report abuse |
    • Mandeegirl

      I though it was Dancing with the Stars, NOT Dancinig with the fools that show up in the News. Bristol Palen? Are you serious? She is not a star. She is just another stupid teen who got knocked up because her mother is to busy managing her own political career rather then taking care of her kids. She is hardly what I would call a "Star." I guess we should be expecting Mr. Vander-Sloot to show up on this show by the next season. ABC...give me a break with this. You need to brush up on who is considered a "STAR." Stop wasting our time watching these fools dance. We see enough of this junk in the daily news.

      August 27, 2010 at 12:36 pm | Report abuse |
    • Catspurr

      This show has about run it's course if this is the best we can expect. Since when did Bristol Palin become a star? All she did was have a child when she was still a child and unwed? Hello? I barley watched last year until the end. Now they have lost me for good. Where have all the good tv writers gone? There is hardly anything decent on local tv, or cable now with a few exceptions and then they pit them up against each other in prime time?

      August 27, 2010 at 12:37 pm | Report abuse |
    • Phil

      ..and yet people doubt the existence of the Apocalypse..

      August 27, 2010 at 12:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • miles

      bristol is not a star you fools. what did she do? have a baby as a teen and didn't get married. that does not make someone a star.

      August 27, 2010 at 12:40 pm | Report abuse |
    • joni

      OH NO, this is worse than last year's line-up !!! At least that B***H Kate Gossling won't be on there. Oh but wait, if we want to watch the Emmy's this weekend, she will be on that show too. What are the producers of these networks thinking? She is NOT a star.
      And DWTS is supposed to be STARS, well.......... Bristol Palin is NOT a star either. These shows are such a joke.
      I won't be watching this season, that's for sure.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • debbie

      AGREED – there are no stars on this cast. Pathetic, disgusting, no chance in hell that I watch one minute of this season. Sad – I love dance but I would puke every week if I had to watch this crew. Who's casting this crap anyway?

      August 27, 2010 at 1:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • Fred

      Why would we need Bristol? We already have Miss Piggy on the Muppet Show.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • KRAGMAN

      A Bristol Palin??????? Sounds like a growth one would find on their Testicles!

      August 27, 2010 at 1:41 pm | Report abuse |
    • bailoutsos

      You people. If you were stupid enough to watch it before, you will still watch it with her on it. Admit it.

      August 27, 2010 at 1:44 pm | Report abuse |
    • Diane

      She is NOT a star. She has done nothing but "act" irresponsibly and for this she rewarded? I will stop watching the show for the first time since it started. Anew low has been reached.

      August 27, 2010 at 2:22 pm | Report abuse |
    • r b

      "DANCING WITH THE STARS" NEED TO CHANGE THEIR NAME...WHEN DID BRISTOL PALIN BECOME A STAR...I WILL NOT BE WATCHING....ACTUALLY, I GUESS ALL OF US "NON CELEBRITY" PEOPLE SHOULD APPLY TO BE ON THE SHOW, WE'RE NOT STARS EITHER..

      August 28, 2010 at 7:40 am | Report abuse |
    • Victoria

      Bristol Palin is NOT a STAR! Geez! Who's going to watch this bunch of idiots dance? NOT ME!

      August 30, 2010 at 10:42 pm | Report abuse |

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