Rachel Uchitel proves you can carry on with married men and find success on television. We've come a long way, baby!

By Gina Carbone

Rachel Uchitel, Tiger Woods‘ “Mistress No. 1” somehow got herself a job at “Extra” and is supposed to interview Jake Pavelka tonight.

Not only that — pay attention, Tenley Molzahn — they salsa dance together as Jake talks about various developments on “The Bachelor: On the Wings of Love.”

Read a little bit more about the situation here, including info on how lonely and “vulnerable” Rachel feels.

Yes, a party girl/mistress like Rachel does sound very much like our favorite swamp-dweller/US Weekly-target Vienna Girardi but, Jake, RESIST the urge to give her a rose and talk about how “refreshing” you find her honesty!