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Jon Gosselin: I Am “Thrilled” for Kate’s DWTS Gig

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She may not be the most seasoned dancer among the contenders, but Kate Gosselin has plenty of fans for her upcoming Dancing with the Stars stint — including her ex-husband!

Jon Gosselin emerged on his private Twitter account Thursday night to praise his ex-wife's new venture.

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"Congratulations to Kate for joining the new season of DWTS. I am thrilled for her. She has my support and vote," the reality dad, 32, wrote.

In a peacemaking mood, Gosselin added, "Here is to 2010 for new beginnings and leaving the past mistakes in 2009."

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But is his good cheer genuine? In the new issue of Us Weekly, a source close to the famous father says "Jon's angry because doing Dancing with the Stars will keep [Kate] away from the kids for days, and she still won't let him have extra custody…Nannies will watch them instead of Jon."

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The star's rep countered to Us, "He's happy for her. She's still part of his family and he supports her 100 percent."

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