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'Dancing With the Stars': Season 13 finals are live!

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Update: Annie’s recap is live.

And BREAKING: Derek Hough has reintroduced the Crotch Bob to a new generation of DANCMSTRs.

Welcome to part 1 of the TWO-NIGHT FINALE EVENT of Dancing With the Stars season 13! The three finalists — Rob Kardashian, Ricki Lake, and J.R. Martinez — will perform an “unlearned dance” routine as well as a freestyle. Evan Lysacek will be a hidden gem in the crowd, hopefully dressed as Lucille 2 like that one time in season 10.

Go ahead and discuss the two-hour performance show here, or try our more “live blog”-esque experience over at EW.com’s Viewer.

Check out the video player below for my trailer-park chat with mischievous leprechaun Tristan MacManus in Parts 1 and 2…. plus, a scattered glimpse of the set and backstage featuring DWTS Troupe member Teddy Volynets (I apologize for sound issues on that one) in Part 3, and a chill discussion on (but not about) lawn furniture with musical director Harold Wheeler in Part 4!

I hope you’ll go back as many times as I did to replay the part where Tristan says “Snuffleupagus” in his adorable accent (01:47 in ‘Tristan Pt. 1’).

Remember to nominate your Hidden Gems of the Week in this post as usual, and I’ll see you tomorrow morning for my full recap!

XOXO,

Fringe Fairy

Annie on Twitter

More on ‘Dancing With the Stars’:

DWTS’: Finalists’ best and worst dances (PHOTO GALLERY)

Tom Bergeron: ‘My buttocks have become a cultural touchstone’

All of Annie’s ‘DWTS’ episode recaps

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