You’d never know from listening to staid reporter Jim Burress, but the gay journalist and WABE weekend anchor favors green wigs and outlandish costumes. At least when he’s on a television game show losing a new car in under three minutes.
On Monday, Burress appeared on the CBS game show “Let’s Make A Deal.” What got him plucked from the crowd by host Wayne Brady? Dressing as a $100 bill complete with a bright green wig.
Too bad about that brand new Jetta, though.
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