Ox Notes: April 14, 2008

The My Ox Is Broken homepage got a new addition over the weekend. The ABC Dancing with the Stars widget allows you to watch videos from the show and check out cast bios, right on the MOIB homepage. And until April 30, ABC will plant a tree for every ten videos watched on one of their widgets. So start watching.

DwtS pros Mark Ballas and Derek Hough spent their weekend gigging with their band, Almost Amy, and People was there.

Kristi Yamaguchi blogged for OK! that she and Mark take breaks from dance rehearsals by going to the carwash together. And Marissa Jaret Winokur blogged for Us that her wretched Paso Doble dress was, at least in part, her idea.

Marissa and partner Tony Dovolani interviewed each other for Entertainment Tonight, disclosing more about Marissa’s bathroom habits than I wanted to know.

An article in AsianWeek highlighted Cheryl Burke Dance’s partnership with the city of San Francisco to fight childhood obesity.

Survivor‘s 17th season will be filmed in High Definition.

Project Runway judge Nina Garcia has left Elle magazine, putting her future with the show in doubt.

MTV’s new show about a high school newspaper, The Paper, debuts tonight, and got less-than-stellar reviews from Variety and Reality Blurred.