DeLay Tangos a Little Too Hard on Dancing
Despite low score, the Hammer vows to dance on injured foot 'till it breaks'
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 29, 2009 4:42 PM CDT

(Newser) – Former House majority leader Tom DeLay showed off a dignified tango last night on Dancing With the Stars, performing the dance faithfully, if a bit robotically—until the end, when he dipped partner Cheryl Burke, stumbled, and almost dropped her. Though he scored an 18, tying for last with Kathy Ireland, Delay seems determined, the Wall Street Journal reports. He was in obvious pain from a pre-stress fracture in his foot, but he vowed backstage to “dance till it breaks.”