Regis Philbin. (Chris Pizzello/AP)

“My back is killing me right now just thinking about it,” he told co-host Kelly Ripa. You may be 79, Regis, but Cloris Leachman was 82 when she competed on the show and we didn’t hear a peep out of her.

We here at Celebritology think that Regis should put on his dancing shoes and give “DWTS” a go. Tell us what you think in the comments.