Johnny Weir, Tanith Belbin: Olympic Roomates & Lady Gaga fans
U.S. Figure skaters Johnny Weir and Tanith Belbin are apparently huge Lady Gaga Fans. In 2009 he danced to Poker Face in Japan and now Johnny Weir and roomate, Tanith Belbin's, room at the Olympic Village in Vancouver is a shrine to Lady Gaga.
Weir brought a large framed portrait of his and Belbin's "idol" Lady Gaga. As Weir puts it, "She needs to be there watching over us, protecting us."
Johnny Weir, 23, is a 3 time U.S. Men's Figure Skating Champion. The flamboyant Weir recently appeared in Be Good Johnny Weir a documentary series on the Sundance Channel
Johnny Weir is popular not only in the United States but he is a superstar in Japan as well as this video of him dancing to Lady Gaga's Poker Face in Japan in 2009 demonstrates. Johnny Weir skates in the men's short program on Tuesday in Vancouver.
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