The first night of “Dancing with the Stars” Season 29 was full of tiger stripes and claws. Carole Baskin received the lowest score of the night.
It was like a disco ball light switched on in Week 2 of “Dancing With the Stars.” After a flat opening night last week that left all kinds of questions, this dance machine reality show started to groove.
Sure they promoted Carole Baskin’s tearful TV breakdown in previews. But did anyone expect the “Tiger King” star to actually move in a way resembling dance on the floor? And still Baskin faced severe early exit drama.
There was delicious spectacle, literally touch-and-go “Bachelorette” injury menace, unleashed chest hair, an actual mirror ball jacket. New host Tyra Banks was sharper, as was the canned audience sound, and the cast is starting to pop with personality.
And there was the first elimination that frankly