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Johnny Weir Dons Kentucky Derby "Mohawk" Hat

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    Johnny Weir's choice of flashy hats usually grabs as much attention as the Kentucky Derby favorite.

    He calls this year's choice his "mohawk" hat: a garland of red roses with an ice-cold mint julep on top.

    He also wore a shiny gold suit resembling pajamas, along with black and gold loafers, a gold Rolex and even a gilded microphone, for his NBC broadcasting job with sidekick and former fellow ice skater Tara Lipinski.

    Weir grabbed attention Friday on "Today" with a massive pre-Kentucky Derby hat that Al Roker said resembled a DirecTV dish.

    Last year, Weir made a splash with a tall white feathery hat with a white Pegasus horse bursting from the plume.

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