Jane Krakowski reveals her 7-year-old son is a ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ fan

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Jane Krakowski revealed she learned her 7-year-old son is a fan of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” after she discovered him dressing in drag for a playdate.

Speaking with Seth Meyers in promotion of the fourth season of “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” Krakowski says that while on a playdate her son dressed in a princess dress, contoured his face and used purple marker for eyeshadow. He pretended to walk down a runway completing his performance by saying “Fashion!”

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Tampa Bay’s Overheard: Your son’ll come out tomorrow

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MattocS Productions, American Stage and the Suncoast AIDS Theatre Project will bring their latest Pride parody musical to St. Petersburg on June 25 with “Dannie.”

The spoof “skewers one of Broadway’s biggest blockbusters,” American Stage advises. It follows Scott Daniel’s Dannie, a young orphan with big dreams of starring on “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” The awful Miss Mannigan (Matthew McGee) aims to stop her—while Sugar Daddy Bigbucks (Jonathan Harrison) tries to adopt the orphan to “bankroll her dreams of stardom.”

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Bob The Drag Queen drags Azealia Banks in diss track

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Bob The Drag Queen has responded to the Azealia Banks controversy with a read on the controversial rapper.

Banks, who is bisexual, accused RuPaul of plagiarizing her song “The Big Big Beat” in his song “Call Me Mother.” She also ranted against “white gays” and the LGBTQ community.

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Monét X Change slams Azealia Banks for Twitter rant against LGBT community

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“RuPaul’s Drag Race” contestant Monét X Change called out Azealia Banks on Twitter after Banks went on a Twitter tirade against “white gays” and the rest of the LGBT community.

Banks, 27, accused RuPaul of plagiarizing her song “The Big Big Beat” for his single “Call Me Mother” from his 2016 album “American.”

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More than 2 million attend São Paulo Pride parade

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SÃO PAULO — More than two million people attended São Paulo’s annual Pride parade that took place on Sunday.

The theme for this year’s parade was “Elections: Our vote, our voice. Power to LGBTIQ+ people.”

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PHOTOS: Parliament House Orlando brings the Gay Days party with Alaska Thunderf*ck

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Alaska Thunderf*ck performed at the world famous Parliament House Orlando for its Friday night Gay Days at Parliament House concert June 1.

Along with the “RuPaul’s Drag Race” winner, the night featured Ms. Darcel Stevens, the Footlight Players, adult film stars and much more.

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‘Drag Race’ alum Alaska cast in final ‘Sharknado’ movie

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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“RuPaul’s Drag Race” alum Alaska has been cast in the final installment of the “Sharknado” TV movie series.

The “RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars” season two winner will join Ian Ziering, Tara Reid, Tori Spelling, Dean McDermott and La Toya Jackson in “The Last Sharknado: It’s About Time.”

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Watch: older gay men try to decipher modern gay slang

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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Three older gay men tried to understand the younger generation’s modern slang in a video for Into.

The men get confused over the terms “Bussy,” “Bop,” “Beat for the Gods,” “Extra,” “F#ck My Drag Right,” “Gayby,” “Gayce,” “Yasss,” “Kiki,” “Werk” and “Okurr.”

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Drag superstar Bianca Del Rio offers up her own brand of guidance in a new advice book

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When I first heard that Bianca Del Rio had written a book, in true Bianca Del Rio fashion I thought, “Wrote a book? I didn’t even know she could read a book!” Cue the laughs.

Undoubtedly the greatest success story that “RuPaul’s Drag Race” ever launched out of the starting gate, Del Rio consistently sells out concert venues for her live shows, has graced the silver screen in “Hurricane Bianca” and its new sequel “Hurricane Bianca: From Russia With Hate” and now has a new book of advice, “Blame It On Bianca Del Rio: The Expert On Nothing With An Opinion On Everything“ to her name.

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‘Younger’ star Nico Tortorella comes out as gender-fluid

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“Younger” star Nico Tortorella has come out as gender-fluid.

In a recent video, Tortorella received a drag makeover from”RuPaul’s Drag Race” alum Trinity Taylor and the pair discussed gender identity.

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Central Florida Overheard: The Minx says goodbye

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About six years ago a pair of talented drag queens, along with an entire bunch of local performers, came to the Hamburger Mary’s in Orlando on a Sunday to entertain diners during a quiet brunch. Those queens were Ginger Minj and The Minx. They, along with their Broadway Brunch Bunch, have gone back every Sunday performing a send-up to live theater and making Hamburger Mary’s Broadway Brunch one of the most successful and beloved brunches across the country.

Ginger Minj left Broadway Brunch after appearing on season seven of “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” and now the announcement has come that the other half of Broadway Brunch’s original dynamic duo is leaving as well. In a Facebook post, Hamburger Mary’s owner wrote “I am sad that we will be losing one of the most talented, and more importantly one of the nicest people I have ever met.”

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Watch: baby drag queens save the world in ‘Drag Tots’ series

By : MARIAH COOPER OF THE WASHINGTON BLADE, COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL LGBT MEDIA ASSOCIATION
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World of Wonder has released the trailer for its animated series “Drag Tots.”

“In a world on the brink of chaos, where fear is the rule of the land, the voices of a generation have banded together to give our planet what it needs,” the narrator says over clips of President Donald Trump, tornadoes and explosions, before unveiling baby drag queens as the answer to the chaos.

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