Because… of course, he was.
He was the “pride’s” Grand Marshall. The British born, openly-gay journalist and author wore a school uniform costume, complete with a red glittery ‘Make America Great Again’ hat and red glittery shoes.
The parade, parts of which looked more like a Pro-Trump political campaign, was met with a huge number of counter-protesters.
Milo Yiannopoulos took pride of place on top of a float which featured Trump / Pence posters as well as “Drain The Swamp” posters plastered on it.
Reporter Ryan Broderick from Buzzfeed News, who was at the scene, when Milo took to the stage to make a speech wrote on Twitter “After about an hour of confusion, about 75 remaining paradegoers are trying to give speeches in city hall plaza.
“About 700 counterprotesters outside are drowning them out. Can’t hear anything”.