O.K., maybe not robbed. But the gay former N*Sync star was bested by former playmate and current reality TV … presenter? host? spokesmodel? chirpie? … Brooke Burke in the finale of “Dancing with the Stars.” Actually, former NFL star Warren Sapp placed ahead of Bass, too. Still, Lance â€” the first openly gay (we stress “openly”) celebrity contestant ever on the hit series â€” proved to America something they probably never realized: Gay men can dance.