Viewers have seen finale surprises on Dancing With the Stars before (ahem, Shawn Johnson), so fans should be used to holding their breath till the very end, but season 19's season-ending episode seemed to hold even more anticipation than usual. If you tuned in at 8 p.m., you quickly realized we had to wait three hours to get to the main event; what followed were a lot of great dances, fun highlights, top singing acts, and just a smidge of filler before the winners were announced.
The finale was filled with nostalgia (Tavis Smiley and Betsey Johnson are back—even LoLo Jones, the first star voted off this season, returned, albeit briefly). And the opening, choreographed by Mandy Moore, was dynamite: The entire cast, the judges, and even host Erin Andrew got in on the action. H...
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