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Johnny Weir's grateful GLAAD ' had my back' for 'Stars on Ice'
Olympic figure skater Johnny Weir skated down the red carpet at the GLAAD Media Awards Saturday night (Apr. 17), wearing pair of silver gloves and striking dramatic poses for the photographers.
Weir's personally been helped by GLAAD. "They had my back when I wasn't brought onto the figure skating tour 'Stars on Ice' and they got everyone boycotting Smucker's products and boycotting 'Stars on Ice.' They had my back. It's an amazing thing. I couldn't not be here tonight."
He also talked about his affection and support for the organization that provide a voices for those who don't have one.
"There are so many beautiful people here tonight," he said. "It's so wonderful that everyone comes together to celebrate life and celebrate the differences that make us all unique."
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