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  1. The evolution of Yuzuru Hanyu: How one of the best ever keeps developingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBC News

    ... came before him. For this season, each program is a tribute of sorts to a couple of Hanyu's skating idols - Johnny Weir in the short program and Evgeny Plushenko in the free. The short program took place on Friday with Hanyu the non-disputed ...

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  2. 'DJ Freez' faces new charges in Lancaster Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2018 | The Lebanon Daily News

    ... with homicide in Mirack's death. The elementary school teacher was strangled in her East Lampeter Township home. Johnny Weir, a two-time figure skating Olympian, was born in Chester County but raised in Lancaster County. He is also known for his ...

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  3. Olympic figure skating medalist killed in stabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Philly.com

    ... language. They wanted to know more about Central Asia. His death sent shock waves through the skating community. Johnny Weir, the skater turned NBC analyst, wrote that he was "completely devastated" by the news, and that Ten "was as bright and kind ...

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  4. Athletes mourn Olympic figure skater who died from knife attack during robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | IVillage

    ... He was 25. "Completely devastated by the passing of Denis Ten,'' NBC analyst and two-time Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir tweeted . "He was as bright and kind as he was talented. This is such an incredible loss and tragedy." Ten was reportedly ...

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  5. Olympic figure skating bronze medalist Denis Ten stabbed to death in KazakhstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | Fox News

    ... is such an incredible loss and tragedy. My heart is with his family and loved ones. pic.twitter.com/pXGB2OdvYg Johnny Weir posted to Twitter: "Completely devastated by the passing of Denis Ten. He was as bright and kind as he was talented. This is ...

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  6. Awesome Costume StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | SBNation

    But in the highest level of competitive figure skating, the Winter Olympics , that was how figure-skater-turned-commentator Scott Hamilton described Johnny Weir's "spectacular short program" last Thursday. Fans have always been curious about skaters' costumes.

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  7. Lancaster County's most famous celebrity isaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | The York Daily Record

    ... Floyd Landis, Kristen Wiig, Taylor Kinney. Second row, from left: Brad Rutter, Andy Baldwin, Jonathan Groff, Johnny Weir Bottom row, from left: Jennifer Gareis, Beth Behrs, Jim Furyk, James Wolpert Quite a few celebrities have called Lancaster ...

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  8. Adam Rippon lights up Celebrity Cruisesa second annual Pride Party at SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | Gay Times

    When it comes to Pride celebrations, most of us are used to travelling to some of the world's biggest cities to celebrate everything LGBTQ. Olympic bronze medalist Adam Rippon and figure skating Olympian Johnny Weir served as ambassadors for this year's Pride Party at Sea.

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  9. Adam Rippon dominates 'DWTS,' Mirai Nagasu goes home, Tonya Harding makes the finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Door Reminder

    ... week on Dancing with the Stars. The openly gay Olympic figure skater , wearing a feathered costume worthy of Johnny Weir, scored three 10s and a 9 to highlight the third week of the special four-week all-athletes season and advance to next Monday's ...

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  10. Everything to Know About Saturday's Kentucky Derby - Including When and How to WatchPeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | Yahoo!

    ... Moon, My Boy Jack and Bolt d'Oro. Coming off their popular Winter Olympic duties with NBC, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will be providing fashion commentary during the event. The duo have hosted three derbies together (their last being in 2016). ...

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  11. Everything to Know About Saturday's Kentucky Derby - Including When and How to WatchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | Southern Accents

    ... Moon, My Boy Jack and Bolt d'Oro. Coming off their popular Winter Olympic duties with NBC, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will be providing fashion commentary during the event. The duo have hosted three derbies together (their last being in 2016). ...

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  12. Kentucky Derby 2018: What Olympic duo Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir will wearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | USA Today

    NBC commentators Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are headed to the Kentucky Derby. Get a sneak peek of two of the many special touches NBC has planned.

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  13. NBC's Record 5-Hour Kentucky Derby Broadcast This Saturday 5/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Kenny Rice; and race caller Larry Collmus. Former U.S. Olympic figure skaters and NBC FIGURE SKATING analysts Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski reprise their roles as fashion and lifestyle experts along with NBC News weather anchor and correspondent ...

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  14. Five Hours of Derby Day Coverage Planned for NBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Blood Horse

    ... Kenny Rice; and race caller Larry Collmus. Former U.S. Olympic figure skaters and NBC figure skating analysts Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski reprise their roles as fashion and lifestyle experts along with NBC News weather anchor and correspondent ...

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  15. Hanyu skates in own show, will compete next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2018 | The Japan Times

    ... "I have not skated at all," said Hanyu, who performed with his childhood idol Evgeni Plushenko and friends like Johnny Weir and Takahito Mura on the night. "Counting the time I was at the Olympics, I completely shut it down for almost four weeks. My ...

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  16. Ex-Olympic skater stepping in for Weir in spring showRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | The News Journal

    ... and won a Grand Prix final. So the Skating Club of Wilmington could have done worse than having Abbott replace Johnny Weir as the headliner for its Spring Ice Show, "Theater On Ice." Weir, who trained in Delaware before winning three national ...

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  17. Impossible PerfectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2018 | Slate Magazine

    ... context of figure skating. (Two of the three other male figure skaters quoted by the Times, Brian Boitano and Johnny Weir, are also openly gay men, and Weir reportedly still eats only one meal per day.) Season 9 of RuPaul's Drag Race included a ...

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  18. This famous Olympic figure skater is in the Lowcountry ... her 'happy place'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | The Island Packet

    ... to get away every now and then, according to her website . Lipinski is now a sports commentator for NBC. She and Johnny Weir, another former Olympic skater, were the lead figure skating analysts for NBC at the Winter Olympics in South Korea this ...

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  19. NBCUniversal CEO Steve Burke: "Facebook Has A Very Serious Problem"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Deadline

    ... which was held at Studio 8H in 30 Rockefeller Center, home to Saturday Night Live . Figure skating analysts Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski emceed the event, and Will & Grace star Sean Hayes delivered a 5-minute synergistic standup set to open the ...

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  20. Olympian Johnny Weir Reveals His Hair and Skin-Care SecretsRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2018 | Allure

    You may not fully understand the difference between a triple axel and a quad lutz, but it's pretty much impossible to miss , one of the most recognizable faces of American figure skating. A two-time Olympian and three-time U.S. national champion, the elite athlete provided a play-by-play of all the on-ice action in alongside fellow figure skating superstar Tara Lipinski and famed sportscaster Terry Gannon.

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