Colicchio Teases Bears With Pride Ride

Photo: Tom Colicchio/Twitter

In what may be a first among straight chefs, noted bear icon Tom Colicchio has successfully cadged an invitation to ride atop a float at L.A.s gay-pride parade. He tells Dallas Voice, I was on Andy Cohens show on Bravo [Watch What Happens, which films in Los Angeles] and said I was mad at the bear community: The gay Pride parade was going on, and no one had asked me to be on a float. As a result, says the gay paper, Colicchio is booked to ride in this years parade. But not so fast Colicchio tweets that as much of a honor it would be to ride on the bear float in LA's gay pride, I will not be in LA on this date. Sorry. The announcement hasnt been met with outrage: Colicchio later tweeted that even the Bears in australia are fans, though followers were quick to point out that the koala he was photographed with was not technically a bear.

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