Dancing with the Stars has done it again.
ABC’s long-running contest, which often casts controversial contestants with questionable pasts, has once again given a platform to so-called celebrities who are only known for being truly awful.
In this case, the supply may also have fallen to a new low.
We learned on Wednesday that Olivia Jade will compete on season 30 of Dancing with the Stars.
Who is Olivia Jade?
She is a 21-year-old social media influencer who is also the daughter of disgraced actress Lori Loughlin.
it was jade Moreover At the center of a massive scandal in 2019 after her parents were accused of a crime College admission scandal.
Loughlin and her husband, Mossimo Gignoli, have falsely admitted that they paid $500,000 in bribes to secure their daughters’ admission to the University of Southern California.
This scheme involved pretending that Jade was a member of the high school rowing team.
At one point, Jade willingly submitted a photo (below) to make it look like she participated in the sport… in order to cement her high school resume and deceive the aforementioned university into accepting her.
After months of silence on social media, Olivia spoke out about the scandal on a Red Table Talk in December 2020
“I think for anyone, regardless of the situation, you don’t want to see your parents go to jail, but I also think it’s essential for us to move on and move on,” she said on the Facebook Watch series.
“I’m not trying to hurt myself.
“I don’t want pity – I don’t deserve pity. We have sinned.”
“I just want a second chance to be like, ‘I realize I messed up. I never should have said, ‘I’m really sorry this happened’, or ‘I really realize this was such a big mess on everyone’s part,’ but I think everyone feels that way in my family now.”
As punishment for her sin, Jade has now been rewarded with a podium on national television.
And some people dare say that some people benefit from the privilege of whites!
Who will join this pretentious 21-year-old in Season 30?
ABC previously confirmed that the former Real Housewives cast of Atlanta, Kenya Moore, will be coming on board.
So will JoJo Siwa, who would do that Making history through competition With a same-sex dance partner.
We can now also report, meanwhile, that James died on the plane.
In season 25 of The Bachelor, James chose Rachel Kirkconnell as his hero… only to break up with her after a bunch of old racist posts surfaced on social media… and then they got back with her.
The former athlete is one of the many The Bachelor stars who have appeared on the show.
Trista Sutter, Melissa Rycroft, Jake Pavelka, Sean Lowe, Chris Souls, Nick Viall, Joe Amabile, Hannah Brown and Kaitlyn Bristow have appeared on Dancing With the Stars over the years.
Elsewhere, Sonny Lee was named Olympics Season 30.
Season 30 begins September 20 on ABC at 8/7c.