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Weir responded to these homophobic comments in a press conference, saying "I’ve heard worse in bathrooms." He went on to say " I don’t want 50 years from now more young boys and girls to have to go through this sort of thing." The two men later issued an apology.During the 2010 Olympics, Weir became the center of an animal rights controversy by wearing fox fur on his skating costume at that event.
He is a two-time Olympian, the 2008 World bronze medalist, a two-time Grand Prix Final bronze medalist, the 2001 World Junior Champion, and a three-time U. ” Alain Goldberg replied ”They’ll think all the boys who skate will end up like him.
He received attacks from the animal rights groups Friends of Animals and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
later noting that the activists managed to overlook the fact that all ice skaters wore leather boots.
His sexual orientation had long been the subject of media speculation; however, prior to 2011 when asked about his sexuality, Weir responded "...it's not part of my sport and it's private.
It sets a bad example.” Goldberg and Mailhot then made bigoted jokes about how Weir should 'compete in the women’s division'.