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Buzz That Was: Clothes Horses
Apr
23

For those experiencing Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir withdrawal, today is your lucky day. The figure skaters-turned-analysts-turned-Oscar commentators will be reunited at the Kentucky Derby.

Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski Reunite for Kentucky Derby
Apr
22

Hats off to NBC — the network has tapped the dynamic duo as the event’s fashion correspondents.

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir Join NBC’s Kentucky Derby Coverage
Apr
22

The duo’s figure skating analysis — as well as their outfits — earned much acclaim during the Sochi Olympics in February.

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Join NBC Kentucky Derby Team
Apr
22

The duo will cover the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby as fashion correspondents for NBC and NBCSN. During his time behind the mic at the Olympics, Weir’s personal fashion choices were a hit with viewers and social media followers.

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to Critique Ridiculous Hats at the Kentucky Derby
Apr
22

The Olympian powerhouse that is Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski will be sizing up the outlandish fashion at the Kentucky Derby.

The Cut: Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski Are Going to the Kentucky Derby
Apr
22

Forget figure skating, this is the hosting gig Johnny and Tara were born for.

Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir Will Talk Kentucky Derby Fashion for NBC
Apr
22

Weir competed in equestrian events as a child, and also attended the 2010 Kentucky Derby while sporting “a giant, fur-covered sombrero.” If he doesn’t break out that sombrero again, America loses.

Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski Added to NBC’s Kentucky Derby Coverage
Apr
22

The Kentucky Derby is known for its fashion as well as the Run for the Roses. Attendees are dressed to the nines, with elaborate hats a must and mint juleps the popular drink of choice.

Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir Join NBC Derby Team
Apr
22

You loved them at the Olympics. And even more at the Oscars. Now NBC is adding Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to its Kentucky Derby telecast as fashion correspondents.

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski to Join NBC Sports Group’s Coverage of the 2014 Kentucky Derby
Apr
22

“Johnny and Tara have an infectious energy that will bring a fun and fresh perspective to our Kentucky Derby and Kentucky Oaks telecasts,” said Rob Hyland, Coordinating Producer for NBC Sports Group.

NBC Hires Johnny Weir as Derby Fashion Correspondent
Apr
22

The funniest quote from the piece: “I’m not such a sports guy, aside from what people may think,” Weir said. “I love figure skating, I love my job, but aside from that, I prefer to run in meadows and chase butterflies.”

NBC Adding Weir, Lipinski to Derby
Apr
22

The two figure skaters, who were the breakout stars of NBC’s Sochi Olympics broadcast team, will comment on the fashionable outfits worn by members of the rich and celebrity-filled audience.

Celebrity Twitter Chatter: Nina Dobrev, Kelly Osbourne, Johnny Weir and More!
Apr
15

We’ve rounded up some of the best and most insightful celebrity tweets from the past 24 hours.

Cure for the Uncommon Cold
Apr
11

All-new exclusive sun-drenched picspam, plus: Johnny returns to NBC this Sunday with his commentary on the 2014 World Figure Skating Championships. Don’t miss it!

Slideshow — The 20 Funniest People in Sports
Apr
10

Included on the list: Olympic figure skater and NBC Sports anaylst Johnny Weir. His over-the-top attitude and his on-point commentary definitely helped spice up the Olympics this year.

“Shimmering Diamond Pretzels”
Apr
08

All the Johnny video from the Best of U.S. awards show plus transcript of Part 3 of his Access Hollywood interview, plus: beautiful exclusive photo!

Video — Noelle Pikus-Pace Wins Best Olympic Moment | Best of U.S.
Apr
07

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir interview Noelle Pikus-Pace after winning the award for Best Olympic Moment from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Video — Sage Kotsenburg Wins Best Olympic Male | Best of U.S.
Apr
07

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir interview Sage Kotsenburg after winning the award for Best Male Olympic Athlete from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Video — Stephanie Jallen Wins Best Female Paralympic Athlete | Best of U.S.
Apr
07

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir interview Stephanie Jallen after winning the award for Best Female Paralympic Athlete from the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympic Games.

Video — Mark Bathum Wins Best Male Paralympic Athlete | Best of U.S.
Apr
07

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir interview Mark Bathum after winning the award for Best Male Paralympic Athlete from the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympic Games.