Johnny Weir came to Sochi with the potential to be controversial. The openly gay, openly Russophile former skater was a lightning rod for Russia's LGBT critics, but now that the games are underway, he's been nothing but fabulous.

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Weir has been surprisingly excellent calling figure skating for NBC (as has Tara Lipinski, and if the photos and videos below are any indication, they've become fast friends), and has avoided any political commentary. And judging from his Instagram account, he is just having the best time at these Olympics.