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2010-04-27 08:30:00

CINCINNATI, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Decades before there was a Dancing with the Stars, there was a network television show that ran for 11 years that was all about dancing with the famous. Arthur Murray and his wife Kathryn, starred from 1950 to 1961 on The Arthur Murray Party, which featured guests like movie idol Errol Flynn, Merv Griffin, Eva Gabor, singer Connie Francis, comic genius Groucho Marx and first lady of the theater Helen Hayes. Celebrity winners received prizes like a...

2009-09-30 07:30:00

Model Kathy Ireland became the latest celebrity booted from the U.S. dance competition series, Dancing with the Stars, Tuesday night. Previously eliminated from Season 9 of the show were singer Macy Gray and actor Ashley Hamilton. I wouldn't change a minute of it, Ireland, who had been partnered with professional dancer Tony Dovolani for the show, told People magazine after learning their fate. To be able to work with Tony the past six weeks has changed my life forever. I can do so many...

2008-11-12 00:00:11

Maurice Greene is the latest celebrity eliminated from the U.S. television competition show "Dancing with the Stars." "This was a lot of fun," the Olympic gold-medal-winning runner said upon learning he and his professional dance partner, Cheryl Burke, were being booted off the show Tuesday night. "I had a lot of fun. I made a lot of new friends out here. I learned how to dance out here in front of millions of people every night. I had a great time. " Greene's departure follows that of Susan...

2006-08-14 19:29:03

By Steve Gorman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Trash talk TV host Jerry Springer, who made his name instigating televised brawls between guests on his show, will soon be acting out a more literal meaning to the adage "it takes two to tango." Springer has signed on to strut his stuff on the next edition of the ABC television hit "Dancing with the Stars," joining a roster of competing celebrity hoofers that includes MSNBC news anchor Tucker Carlson, football great Emmitt Smith, actress...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.