How are you
dealing with your fifth-place finish in Turin?
I'm kind of over it. It wasn't my best performance. But there's no need to
What needs to
change in the sport?
A lot of the old guard. There are these judges and officials who are a lot
older than the [skaters], and they are stuck in the '40s or the '50s.
What is your
favorite piece of clothing?
My python-and-beaver-fur coat. It's beautiful. It's very me. I understand
people have a problem with fashion being murder. I think it's beautiful, even
if it is murder.
Who is your
Christina Aguilera. She's talented, but she doesn't cave to industry standards
as to what she should sound like, look like or be like.
distinguishes a Johnny Weir fan?
People who don't like me are very stodgy and set in their ways and very
red-state-ish. Most of my fans are more of a blue-state crowd and may have
What are your
I want a place in Manhattan, either in SoHo or Chelsea or the meatpacking
district. When I finish skating, I'm going to focus on settling down with
someone and living and being normal.
--As told to
Weir, 21, will
compete in the world championships in Calgary.