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Dancing with the Stars recap- week 1

Dancing with the Stars recap- week 1

Monday night brought a new class of sequin- and tuxedo-clad famous faces to the dance floor with the season premiere of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

Like in seasons past, there will be a fair share of flexed feet, rhythmic hiccups and overblown costumes from the dancers -- not to mention awkward moments courtesy of the judges (that means you, Bruno Tonioli).

But there also will be the pleasant surprises: unexpected performances by underdogs and the ability to watch novice dancers grow more confident from week to week.

What you'll find here are my personal observations. I'm no dance pro -- just someone who enjoys dancing and watching dance. And before...