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So far this season, no one is really breaking away and leading by five or more points from the rest, so it’s hard to say who will end up on top, but halfway through Season 18, the dances are getting harder and the celebs and pros are getting tired. It will be interesting to see who can stick with it to that Mirrorball Moment. Next week is Party Anthem Week. Huh? And there is another guest judge — Redfoo from the rapper duo, LMFAO. So get in your best party mood and I’ll see you next week — keep dancing.