After five seasons and sixty-one sickening drag queens, Rupaul’s Drag Race has seen its fair share of lip syncs, shade and a whole bunch of fake titties. Some queens we’d rather not remember. (Rebecca Glass…Huh?) But most have become proud children of RuPaul’s growing media empire, a community of trannie fiercness waiting to takeover the world. In honor of the fifth season finale airing on Monday, May 6th, I compiled a list of my favorite ten Drag Race queens, including two who will be competing for the title of America;s Next Drag Superstar. Honorable mention to some of my favorites who just missed my top ten: Manila Luzon, Nina Flowers, Pandora Boxx, Detox, Ongina and Dida Ritz. Continue reading →
During a recent afternoon browsing the job boards, I encountered an ad for a new social networking service in need of copywriters. The creators of the site claimed that this would be the “first completely nostalgia-based social network.” Users could create a profile, and essentially “like” (as those Facebook kids like to say these days) and talk about all the television shows, movies, music, books, toys, etc. that they grew up with.
“Hey, which was the scariest Goosebumps book?!?!”
“I can’t believe they don’t have Ecto-Cooler anymore!”
“Kids these days will never get to watch All That! The original cast, I mean. WHATEVER HAPPENED TO LORI-BETH DENBERG???” Continue reading →