Not too long ago we wrote about how the Dancing with the Stars couples have been using their impressive Twitter followings to connect with fans and encourage them to vote. On Thursday, beloved pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy decided to answer some fan questions over Twitter. Apparently, he did so while having some therapy done on his leg, which sounds like it’s still damaged from his Week 3 Rumba fall.
As he tweets: MaksimC: “Doing some electric stem therapy on my leg....will answer some questions. GO!”
As you can imagine, some fans wanted to know more about the therapy itself.
vraggs: “what is the benefit to this therapy?”
MaksimC: “breaking down scar tissue as well as repairing tears and pulls in combination with ultra sound therapy.”
JBC2000: “does electrocuting your leg hurt u?
MaksimC: “as long as it helps.”
Other fans went with more general interest questions:
dsdanaheaton34: “did u go to college and were u a good student smart or popular”?
MaksimC: “lol...ask @iamValC about that.” [That’s his brother, Val.]
MuziknDance129: “You have 1 hour to sit down, relax and read a good book. What book do you pick?”
MaksimC: “Alchemist.” [a.k.a. “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho]
DianafromBklyn: “what part of bklyn did your family move to”?
MaksimC: “Coney Island”
Elnis90: “Hi Maks! :) How old is Sleep? :) He's cute ^^”
MaksimC: “one and a half and he is the cutest!” [Sir Sleepalot — aka Sleep — is an English Bulldog]
143michaelbuble: “What is your GREATEST fear?! ;)”
MaksimC: “Not having any interests.....”
jck80_99: “that black necklace on your neck....tattoo?”
CandacePParker: “you seem less bossy with @kirstiealley than w other of your partners- is it true? PS I love your work ethic!”
MaksimC: “absolutely no different since I joined DWTS”
abower2: “if you weren't a dancer, what do you think you would be?”
jerseyviper: “At what age did you start dancing?”
AGHSilverRain: “Who inspired you to be a dancer?”
MaksimC: “Michael Jackson and Nouriev [Russian dancer Rudolf Nureyev]