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This Season On 'Drag Race,' 'You've Got She-Mail' Will Be Replaced With...

The Huffington Post | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 03.02.2015 | Gay Voices

"RuPaul's Drag Race" is about to unleash some new drag slang into the world. In the previous seasons of the hit reality TV show, each episode start...

6 Questions With MILK from Rupaul's Drag Race

Matthew Terrell | Posted 02.25.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew Terrell

In my line of work, I am obviously not buying planes and islands, but goddamn it I absolutely love what I do and at the end of the day, as long as I make enough to enjoy a pint of ice cream every night, I'm good!

JamesMichael Nichols

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 7 Premiered In NYC And Here's What We Learned

HuffingtonPost.com | JamesMichael Nichols | Posted 02.24.2015 | Gay Voices

With exactly one week to go before the airing of the first episode "RuPaul's Drag Race," the queens of season seven packed the Diamond Horseshoe in Ne...

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Will Start on March 2 with New Judges

LGBT News | Posted 03.02.2015 | Gay Voices
LGBT News

RuPaul and Logo have finally announced the premiere date for RuPaul's Drag Race season seven: March 2. "Yes, Virginia, there is a gay Santa Claus!",...

Mary Cheney, Here's Why Drag and Blackface Are Different (VIDEO)

Matt Baume | Posted 02.02.2015 | Gay Voices
Matt Baume

Next time someone asks why drag is OK and blackface isn't, you can tell them that drag is an expression of yourself, whereas blackface is an attack on someone else; blackface reinforces an imbalance of power, whereas drag disassembles an imbalance of power; blackface is a relic, whereas drag is what we all do, every day, every time we put on clothes.

Dear Mary Cheney: Here Are Reasons Why Drag Is Socially Acceptable and Blackface Is Not

Domenick Scudera | Posted 02.02.2015 | Gay Voices
Domenick Scudera

Drag is a celebration. Drag is an attitude. Characterizing drag queens as "bitchy, catty, dumb, slutty" is reductive and insulting. The female persona created by a drag queen is robust, powerful, enduring. She has moxie, smarts, humor and beauty.

Are You Ready To #RuLive Your Favorite 'Drag Race' Season Six Moments This NYE?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 12.19.2014 | Gay Voices

Are You Ready To #RuLive Your Favorite "RuPaul's Drag Race" season six Moments? Well, you're in luck. This New Year's Eve Logo will be broadcasting...

The Other Show's Second Anniversary Serves Classic Numbers and Rising Drag Race Queen

Matthew Terrell | Posted 02.09.2015 | Gay Voices
Matthew Terrell

The Other Show demonstrates the amount of queer creativity centered in Atlanta. There are a lot of divas who make it to our stages, but only the fiercest survive. With a devoted following, a rising diva in the form of Violet Chachki, and a creative no-rules ethos, this is the place to see drag in Atlanta.

These Three Queens Have Just One Wish For Santa...

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 12.09.2014 | Gay Voices

In the wake of the break-up of beloved drag trio DWV, it looks like three girls of "RuPaul's Drag Race" fame have decided to start the next drag three...

Get Ready: RuPaul Confirms 'Drag Race' Is Headed Our Way Soon

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 11.06.2014 | Gay Voices

Are you ready for the next season of "RuPaul's Drag Race"? During a recent episode of "Savage Love," Dan Savage's podcast, RuPaul revealed that the...

15 Questions: Designer Marco Marco

Brad Hammer | Posted 12.24.2014 | Gay Voices
Brad Hammer

Marco Marco's "Collection Three" show proved to be an even more perfectly outrageous spectacle than his last showing. That alone was no small feat, but with 37 looks adorned on the bodies of the most celebrated queens, no mission proved impossible. I was lucky enough to track Marco down for this rare question and answer session.

WATCH: RuPaul Sings 'Sissy That Walk' With Andrew W.K.

Posted 09.21.2014 | Gay Voices

Apparently we're not the only ones who love RuPaul! The Supermodel of The World stopped by TakePart Live last week while classically trained rock s...

RuPaul Talks 'Drag Race' 7, Meeting Kurt Cobain And 'Pickle Surprise' In Reddit AMA

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.18.2014 | Gay Voices

Well, well, well. Looks like Ms. RuPaul himself finally sat down with the Reddit community and opened the doors for something we've all been waiting f...

Erin Whitney

Natasha Lyonne Doesn't Want Us To Call 'Gay' Movies Gay

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Whitney | Posted 09.05.2014 | Entertainment

These days, Natasha Lyonne is most loved for her portrayal of Nicky Nichols on Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black." But 14 years ago, Lyonne playe...

Who's Going To Be On 'Drag Race All Stars 2'? Here Are Our Picks.. What Are Yours?

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 09.01.2014 | Gay Voices

It's almost time for "RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 2" (...Right Ru? You promised!) and we're ready to see some of our favorite queens return to the st...

Stephen Colbert Reveals The Secret True Meaning Of RuPaul's Trademark Catch Phrase

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.07.2014 | Gay Voices

Well this is one place we didn't expect to see Ru pop up at anytime soon! On last night's "Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert hilariously slid a RuPa...

RuPaul's Next Big Move (Hint: It's Not 'Drag Race')

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 08.05.2014 | Gay Voices

"RuPaul's Drag Race" may be in the off-season, but that doesn't mean the world's most famous drag queen is taking a break! It looks like Ru signed ...

What the TCA Win Means for RuPaul's Drag Race

Justin Hernandez | Posted 09.27.2014 | TV
Justin Hernandez

The TCA win for Outstanding Reality Series solidifies the fact that RuPaul's Drag Race is a key player in the reality TV genre. I believe this will put it in a new stratosphere and help it reach a larger audience, as well as gain more recognition from the television industry.

'RuPaul's Drag Race' Nabs Big Honor

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 07.21.2014 | Gay Voices

2014 has been a big year for RuPaul -- and the Supermodel of The World's reality TV show has racked up yet another big honor. "RuPaul's Drag Race,"...

The Tidal Wave of Gay Portrayals of the Trans Experience

Dana Beyer | Posted 08.13.2014 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

So we have one more example of gay men performing drag for major audiences and misconstruing for the masses what it means to be transgender.

Does 'Tranny' Matter to a Slave?

R. Kyle Alagood | Posted 08.10.2014 | Gay Voices
R. Kyle Alagood

While LGBT Internet activists and news sites cover the great "tranny" debate, news from Louisiana is that a trans woman was found on the side of the road last week after allegedly having been held in slavery for months.

Hiiieeee! Guess Who Has A New Music Video

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 06.10.2014 | Gay Voices

Everyone's favorite alien is back on her game with a new music video that we absolutely LOVE. "RuPaul's Drag Race" season five runner-up Alaska Thu...

Hypocrisy of the Pro-Slur Crybabies

Larry Womack | Posted 07.29.2014 | Gay Voices
Larry Womack

When someone says that they find a label hurtful, the natural, reasonable response is to just stop using it. Instead, a mob of mostly older, mostly urban, mostly privileged gay men has chosen to stomp their feet, cry and plead oppression.

RuPual Talks Past 'Drag Race' Queens, Nabs Big Honor

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 05.29.2014 | Gay Voices

With the sixth season of "RuPaul's Drag Race" wrapped up, the drag icon's schedule has opened up for a few interviews -- this time on Jonny McGovern's...

RuPaul Responds To Controversy Over The Word 'Tranny'

The Huffington Post | James Nichols | Posted 05.22.2014 | Gay Voices

RuPaul has finally responded to the controversy surrounding the word "tranny," as well as the use of "she-mail" on popular reality television show "Ru...