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Weir out of Stars on Ice for not being "family friendly?"

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by imjustagirl, Mar 12, 2010.

  1. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member


    I have no idea who this "source" is, but wasn't Rudy Galindo (openly out, and HIV positive) a big part of SOI? Might even still be.
  2. ringer

    ringer Member

    Looks like reporter made no atempt to reach Smuckers for comment so it's just a rumor from an anonymous source.
  3. I'm no good with the law, at least on that side of it (ya dig), but if I were Weir, I'd take these playas to court. Could be a lot of money in his future, ya feel me?
  4. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Well, yeah. I don't think GLAAD has any "reporters." It's a blog, off an unnamed source. Which is why I mentioned Galindo, because it seemed odd that Johnny's ... off-ice life would be a dealbreaker for the tour.
  5. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Isn't Weir supposed to be the bad-boy skater? I can't imagine anyone would suddenly decide that being a gay male figure skater would be a deal breaker.
  6. Bob Cook

    Bob Cook Active Member

    He's not family-friendly if you're a family of chinchillas.
  7. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    His "tribute to dildos" program crossed the line?
  8. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    You can be gay and be family friendly.

    Weir is definitely not family friendly.
  9. Ace

    Ace Well-Known Member

    Shame. It put a real twist on the triple axel.
  10. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    What exactly makes a gay male figure skater family un-friendly?
  11. imjustagirl

    imjustagirl Active Member

    Please explain.
  12. Point of Order

    Point of Order Active Member

    When the hotel TV doesn't have Oxygen network?
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