Kate Awful on Dance Floor—and Off
At least one show insider is no fan of Gosselin
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 24, 2010 10:57 AM CDT
In this publicity image released by ABC, Kate Gosselin and her partner Tony Dovolani perform on the celebrity dance competition series, "Dancing With the Stars," Monday, March 22, 2010 in Los Angeles.   (AP Photo/ABC, Adam Larkey)
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(Newser) – Kate Gosselin failed to impress at her Dancing With the Stars debut—and it turns out she’s just as awful off the dance floor as on. “Kate shows up late for hair and makeup every time,” an insider tells the New York Daily News, and when confronted about it by staff, she “just gets angry and blows them off. No one wants to deal with her.”

The source—clearly not a member of Team Kate—adds that the reality show mom probably won’t get the votes, either. “Kate tried to appeal to the housewife vote by saying, ‘This is for all the moms out there!’ But really, what kind of mom leaves their kids at home for a dance competition?” If Kate does find herself in the bottom two, she has eight little strategies for gaining the sympathy vote—for more on that, click here.