Credit: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images Photo: Portia de Rossi Attends a Signing for Her Book

Producers of ABC's Dancing With The Stars have decided that America isn't quite ready to see a same-sex couple on the ballroom floor after their only choice, Ellen Degeneres' wife Portia de Rossi, didn't pan out.

"If Portia had agreed then this would have been a done deal," an ABC insider tells me. "She was the only star that could have pulled this off without completely offending the program's conservative viewers."

 

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