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Johnny Weir: I'm Gay

Johnny Weir: I'm Gay

Johnny Weir is revealing some big news in his upcoming memoir Welcome to My World, which hits stores on Tuesday (January 11).

“In a sexual way, I’m gay, but I would marry a woman tomorrow if it struck me,” the 26-year-old figure skating champ said in an excerpt to People. “I don’t think sex and relationships necessarily have to go together.”

“With people killing themselves and being scared into the closet, I hope that even just one person can gain strength from my story,” he added.

Johnny also discusses getting called names in middle school, a secret affair he had with another male skater he only refers to as “Alex,” and why he didn’t come out earlier.

“A lot of the gays got downright angry about my silence. But pressure is the last thing that would make me want to ‘join’ a community.’” he said.

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# 1

wow what a shocker…not.

# 2


# 3

Oh my Gosh! I didn’t know that! – NOT

Good for u Johnny! Just be what you want…

# 5

really!!! no kidding! what was our first clue

# 6

If I scroll down on my browser and cut off the top of his hair poof he not so gay .

# 7

OMG I’m in shock help me..I did not know he was gay , who would know ?

# 8

You dont have to promise. Look at your hair and your face expression

# 9

OH NO **** JOHNNY, SERIOUSLY? OMFG!!!!!1!!!!!1!111

Johnny Weir: I’m Gay – ME: No sh*t!

We already knew. Good u came out of the closet. U’re an exceptional person anyway.

laverdadduele @ 01/06/2011 at 4:05 pm


Gay, ewwwww

your ***** and who is a flying leap. your ass looks like a freak dude

I’ve heard a rumor that the Pope is going to come out as being Catholic!

I’ve heard a rumor that the Pope is going to come out as being Catholic!

Me: No sh*t! I kid, I kid, glad he’s being honest though.

nnahhh really..?! lmao, why is this news?

Lillianne @ 01/06/2011 at 4:20 pm

Knock me over with a feather!

In other news water is wet.

He is not gay. He is a transexual. Gay men are still men.

OMG I just found out today the sky is blue. And here I thought I was seeing things.

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