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Exec: 'Dancing with the Stars' to blame to ABC's ratings downturn

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Kelly Monaco, left, and Valentin Chmerkovskiy in “Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars” (AP Photo/ABC, Adam Taylor)

"Turns out people didn't want to see people who could dance. They wanted people who couldn't dance."

- Disney chief executive officer Jay Rasulo, inferring that "Dancing with the Stars" all-star cycle was part of the reason that ABC's ratings were down this fall. Most networks have seen lower ratings numbers so far this season.