Jackass star latest to succumb!

Steve-O, the do anything for a thrill stunting fool, has lost his Fred Astaire mojo!

"A physical therapist has told me that nerves are being pinched in my back and it is in spasms because of inflammation related to torn muscles," Steve-O told a worried world.

"I’m doing everything I can to let it heal; icing it, taking Advil, drinking water, visiting a chiropractor and continuing to be worked on by the physical therapist.

"I’m still rehearsing every day, but walking through my salsa routine, rather than practicing the physical stunts and tricks that are incorporated into it. It is going to be a risky routine that I hope to pull off."

So far Jewel and Nancy O’ Dell have had to drop out of the dance comp and Apple’s Steve Wozniak was seen hobbling around yesterday.

There is no truth to the rumors that American Idol ringmaster Simon Cowell consulted a witchdoctor to hex the show which airs on another network at the same time as AI.