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Not normal Olympics, but Japan is 'welcoming naturally': Johnny Weir

Two-time figure skater returns to Japan as NBC reporter with his eccentric outfits

Johnny Weir is also a successful professional skater.

TOKYO -- Johnny Weir, a two-time Olympian representing Team USA in figure skating at the 2006 Turin Games and the 2010 Vancouver Games, has come back to Japan as a star Olympic reporter for U.S. broadcaster NBC.

The startling outfits of Weir and fellow reporter Tara Lipinski, gold medalist at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympics, are drawing attention.

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