Fascinating Fact 10598
U.S. figure skating champion JOHNNY WEIR has confirmed the sport's worst-kept secret - he's gay. The 26-year-old Olympian reveals the news in his new autobiography, Welcome to My World, in which he writes, "I'm not ashamed to be me. More than anyone else I know, I love my life and accept myself. What's wrong with being unique? I am proud of everything that I am and will become."