Another episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race, another big challenge for the contestants to attempt, another teachable moment for Ru, and another shocking elimination — if season seven of RPDR has nothing else going for it, at least it’s consistent. “The DESPY Awards” (no, it doesn’t seem to stand for anything)... More »
Trixie’s elimination was as shocking to the other contestants as it was to us, apparently. They enter the workroom looking as though they’ve just witnessed a beheading. Maybe Ru got power-hungry and upped the stakes on the whole “lip sync for your life” thing? Has anyone seen Trixie lately? Speaking of the recently deceased, Pearl […]
Last night on RuPaul’s Drag Race, the girls had to honor each other with awards and provide some Oscar-quality banter. Related: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Ru-Cap, […]
I know I'm not alone when I say that Snatch Game is my favorite Drag Race challenge. Historically, it's been the main challenge in episodes 4, 5 or 6. Given tonight's awards show-themed challenge (and next week's apparent acting challenge),...
Where are the characters on this season of RuPaul’s Drag Race? A lot of the queens have well defined styles, but the personalities aren’t as big as usual, both in and out of drag. The contestants that are bringing that extra individuality...Show More Summary
After last week’s episode, only ten Drag Queens were left on RuPaul’s Drag Race. No, there was no Snatch Game — a challenge that has been around since season 2 — this week. Instead, the queens had another task: Putting on an awards show. Show More Summary
"And the award for Meatiest Tuck goes to..."
On tonight’s episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race, the mini-challenge involved re-creating infamous red-carpet outfits with colored paper. As Ru revealed, the challenge was inspired by the work of paperdragrace, who whips […]
The televised drag contest serves up radical political metaphors along with wigs, makeup and outsize performances
On Monday night, RuPaul took a stand on one of the Internet’s most contentious debates: the question of how to pronounce the word GIF. After a challenge on her eponymous show, RuPaul’s Drag Race, she announced that images of the event would be available online as animated GIFs. Show More Summary
The companion series to RuPaul’s Drag Race has been demoted to a day-after, online-only series, but the stripped-down version is proving to be even more compelling than the version that aired on television. Thinking about Untucked also helps take my mind off last week’s bullshit elimination. Show More Summary
The queen's of RuPaul's Drag Race served up some sickening social media this week.
Recently, Justin Bieber has been making headlines again, not for stripping down to his boxers or smuggling illegal monkeys or drinking and drag racing, but for something you'd think we could all rally behind: apologizing. "I've lost some of my best qualities. Show More Summary
RuPaul’s Drag Race, the wildly popular drag queen competition show on Logo, is back for its seventh season, and with that age has come a certain maturity, for better or worse. Now two episodes in, the production feels tighter, theShow More Summary
The Advocate spoke with RuPaul's Drag Race's Trixie Mattel after she sashayed away. read more
Fans and former competitors have united under the banner of #JusticeForTrixie
Sending you love and light, Sahara!
"If I was gonna be gay, that would've been the moment."
As a master drag queen and host of the popular drag competition show RuPaul’s Drag Race, RuPaul makes his living working on a stage. So it was striking to see Mother Ru begin her interview last Friday at the New York Public Library—part of the institution’s excellent LIVE from the NYPL series—on a note of awkwardness. Show More Summary
Who can spoof Ru the hardest?