Saturday Night Social: Sharon Needles Has Great Taste in Horror Movies

Drag Race winner Sharon Needles shared her “Friday 13” list of favorite horror movies with Chiller yesterday, and it’s pretty good. Any list that includes Dead Alive and Seed of Chucky has its priorities in order, but Needles’s criteria for good horror components are perhaps a little more unique than the criteria of… » 10/26/13 6:30pm 10/26/13 6:30pm

Drag Queens Are 100 Times Better at Makeup Than Most of Us and Here's…

One of my favorite things about RuPaul's Drag Race is the closer look it offers us on the more technical aspects of drag like the costuming, the tucking, the wigs and the makeup. The amount of time that goes into contouring the performers' faces is astounding and the process is so intricate. If you need proof, check… » 4/02/13 10:15pm 4/02/13 10:15pm

Lipsyncing for Your Life: A Highly Detailed Survival Analysis of …

If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I'm a big fan of RuPaul's Drag Race. The transformation, the glamour, the sheer eleganza extravanga is something my life needs to interrupt the monotony of grad school. I was able to catch up on nearly four seasons in a little less than a month, and I've been watching the… » 3/11/13 6:00pm 3/11/13 6:00pm

Let's Have a Drag Race Kiki to Celebrate the Season Premiere

Last night, RuPaul's Drag Race debuted its 5th season and — oh — what a season it's looking to be. Already, this fishy bunch of queens (seriously, have you ever seen a more beautiful group of drag artists in your life?) are throwing shade left and right with rivalries born and rivalries rekindled. There's a… » 1/29/13 5:00pm 1/29/13 5:00pm

Can I Get an Amen? RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars Judges Revealed

Sadly, we're still months away from the premiere of RuPaul's Drag Race: All Stars, but that doesn't mean that Logo is keeping all of the information lockdown. First, they leaked the names of the contestants and now they've released the names of the upcoming season's guest judges. Rosie Perez, Ross Matthews, Rachel… » 8/10/12 7:45pm 8/10/12 7:45pm

A Queen Was Crowned Last Night on RuPaul's Drag Race

Season four of Drag Race ended last night, with Ms. Sharon Needles being crowned the winner. There was talk of zombies and bloody things and applause from ghosts and all was as it should be. Three different endings were filmed for the finale, and though Ms. Needles is happy with the outcome, she tells Entertainment… » 5/01/12 5:40pm 5/01/12 5:40pm

Drag Race Queens Throw Down in the Wrestling Ring

Last night on RuPaul's Drag Race, the queens were split into teams of four and thrown into the WTF — kind of like the WWF, but with "Wrestling's Trashiest Fighters." Team Chad won, mostly because Chad Michaels and Madame LaQueer camped it up, playing the villain characters with gusto and looking like they were… » 2/07/12 2:00pm 2/07/12 2:00pm

Drag Race Returns With Post-Apopkalakic Couture

Last night, RuPaul's Drag Race returned with season four and a brand new flock of queens. Ones to watch: The macabre Sharon Needles, who has a "meth look" and a Tammy Faye Bakker tattoo and spit up fake blood on the runway; Kenya Michaels, a diminutive diva with a stunningly beautiful face some queens deem "fishy" —… » 1/31/12 3:20pm 1/31/12 3:20pm