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  1. Almanac for Sunday, July 2, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include German novelist Hermann Hesse in 1877; King Olav V of Norway in 1903; former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall in 1908; singer/actor Ken Curtis in 1916; civil rights activist Medgar Evers in 1925; Imelda Marcos , wife of former Philippine President Fernando Marcos , in 1929 ; Dave Thomas , Wendy's fast-food restaurant chain founder, in 1932; actor Polly Holliday in 1937 ; former race car driver Richard Petty in 1937 ; actor/director Ron Silver in 1946; writer/actor Larry David in 1947 ; actor Jimmy McNichol in 1961 ; former baseball star Jose Canseco , first to hit 40 home runs and steal 40 bases in the same major league season, in 1964 ; figure skater Johnny Weir in 1984 ; actor Ashley Tisdale in 1985 ; actor Lindsay Lohan in 1986 ; actor Margot Robbie in 1990 .

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  2. Olympic skater Tara Lipinski weds sports-TV producerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Newsday

    ... oldest landscaped gardens. Guests included Lipinski's close friend and commentary partner, figure skater Johnny Weir, as well as sportscaster Bob Costas and his wife Jill, and sportscaster Andrea Joyce. The bride wore a Reem Acra gown with a 20-foot ...

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  3. Olympic figure skater Tara Lipinski weds fianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 23 | New York Daily News

    ... the time, flaunting her new bling. By Lipinski's side for the ceremony was fellow figure skater and close friend Johnny Weir, who served as "bridesman." He assumed the role in September after Lipinski asked him with a custom-made mug that he shared ...

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  4. Fresh off World Junior title, Vincent Zhou to be featured in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Wave

    ... The emergence of Zhou has created a potential for American skating's first great rivalry since the Evan Lysacek-Johnny Weir battles dominated the first decade of this century. "I know that the spotlight is going to be even more on me now that I won ...

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  5. Lilac City Figure Skating Club brings Vegas glamour to Ice-A-Delics show - Thu, 11 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... how to do it." Bradley has skated in Spokane at least twice before. He won over the audience when he skated past Johnny Weir to claim second place at the 2007 U.S. Figure Skating Championships at the Spokane Arena. He returned three years later as a ...

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  6. Figure Skating Anime Yuri On Ice Is Very Realistic, Says Olympic SkaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Kotaku

    It's not just the skating that the show nails. According to former champ Johnny Weir, the show is filled with little details that shows Yuri On Ice 's creators really know their stuff.

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  7. Lights, cameras, lint brushes: On the red carpet at the Beverly Hills Dog Show, the stars shedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... her microphone and a leashed Irish wolfhound (average weight: 120 pounds) as she and her NBC Sports partner, Johnny Weir , worked the canine red carpet for USA Network. Despite the event's Beverly Hills pedigree, the dog show was taking place ...

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  8. Star Sightings: Janelle Monae Vacations, Cheryl Burke Steps Out, Mr....Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | ETonline

    After an amazing year staring in the Oscar-winning film Moonlight , and the Oscar-nominated film, Hidden Figures , Booking.com offered actress Janelle Monae a chance to relax at a luxury villa with friends in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic at the Villa Sirena on Friday. The private retreat is a whopping $20,000 per week -- which also comes with a butler and chef! Earlier in March, dog lover Lisa Vanderpump posed with figure skating commentators, Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir for the first annual Beverly Hills Dog Show presented by Purina at the Fairplex in Pomona, California.

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  9. Usa Network to Air Inaugural Beverly Hills Dog Show, 4/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    An evening of glamour and Hollywood flair is sure to captivate audiences as the inaugural BEVERLY HILLS DOG SHOW PRESENTED BY PURINA premieres on usa network on Sunday, April 16 at 8/7c. Showcasing some of the most premiere pups of the West Coast, the dog-friendly red carpet will bring together celebrities, fashion and a Best-in-Show unlike any other! The broadcast will feature Olympic medalists Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski as correspondents on the show's red carpet.

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  10. NBC Sports to Present Over 22 Hours of Isu World Figure Skating Championships CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... skate competitions on NBCSN. He will be joined by 1998 Olympic champion Tara Lipinski, three-time U.S. champion Johnny Weir, and Andrea Joyce, who will report from Hartwall Arena in Helsinki, Finland. 2006 Olympic ice dance silver medalist Tanith ...

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  11. U.S. Figure Skating Championships Score on NBC Olympics SocialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and the youngest person to win a U.S. Championships title at 14, and three-time U.S. FIGURE SKATING champion Johnny Weir conduced Facebook Lives on the Team USA Facebook page. With the movie capital of the world hosting the NHL's biggest stars, NBC ...

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  12. The Medal Stand: Graham ends breakthrough seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Post Register

    ... skaters, including eventual 17 year-old senior men's champion Nathan Chen, and witnessed commentators/Olympians Johnny Weir and Tara Lapinksi conducting interviews with skaters. He also had the opportunity to watch the senior men's short program, ...

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  13. Wedding Traditions That Are Totally Worth BreakingRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2017 | Bride's Magazine

    ... what? You can!" Harrison says. "Take a cue from two Olympic figure skating darlings: Tara Lipinski had her BFF Johnny Weir standing by her side on her big day, so you can, too." The second myth is that the wedding party must be even. "These days, ...

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  14. Lipinski, Weir shine as a top pair at skating championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | New Canaan News-Review

    Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski pose for a photo while working the broadcast at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo. Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski pose for a photo while working the broadcast at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

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  15. Kayne, O'Shea suffer big blow in pairs title defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Northern Michigan News

    ... star out of this event that fans could follow through next year's Winter Games in South Korea. Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir are wildly more popular in the broadcast booth than any of the skaters in the field. Gracie Gold, a Missouri native ...

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  16. USA Sumo show will raise money for Greater Pittsburgh YMCARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Pittsburgh City Paper

    $35-100; $20 for kids under 12. 412-229-5483 or ticketmaster.com Anyone with a television set has likely seen the Geico Insurance commercial with the ice-skating sumo wrestler tentatively performing in an Olympic-style event. And if you've seen it, you've probably wondered how they did it - cables, CGI, Johnny Weir in disguise? But there were no special effects necessary.

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  17. This date in sports history for Jan. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Daily Republic

    ... college basketball coach to win 800 Division I games when her Tennessee Lady Vols beat DePaul 76-57. 2006 - Johnny Weir win's his third straight title at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships and Sasha Cohen takes the women's division. 2007 - In ...

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  18. Isu Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series Continues with Grand Prix France 11/13Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... action on NBCSN joined by 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski and three-time U.S. figure skating champion Johnny Weir. Grand Prix France is the fourth event of the 2016 International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix of Figure Skating Series. The ...

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  19. NBC to Present 15th Anniversary Edition of Popular Holiday Special...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2016 | LongIsland.com

    ... Show." NBC's Mary Carillo will report from the benching area and inside the show ring, while Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir offer a behind-the-scenes look at the show as reporters and digital contributors. Included this year are three new ...

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  20. NBC Sports Continues Coverage of 2016 Isu Grand Prix of Figure Skating, 11/6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... action on NBCSN joined by 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski and three-time U.S. FIGURE SKATING champion Johnny Weir . Grand Prix Russia is the third event of the 2016 International Skating Union (ISU) Grand Prix of FIGURE SKATING Series. The ...

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