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  1. From viral sensation to transgender activist, Brendan Jordan became a role model before 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | Queerty

    This profile is the part of a series of posts about young LGBTQ activists out to make change in the 2018 Queerties category Up & Coming. Remember that notorious, hilarious, and generally awesome video of a kid doing some fancy Lady Gaga dance moves in the background of a news video? Remember the hysterical facial expressions? More to the point, remember how the video went viral, capturing the attention of major celebrities like RuPaul , Queen Latifah and Lady Gaga herself? After becoming an internet meme sensation, Brendan made a series of TV talk show appearances and attracted a huge social media following of her own with more than 515,000 followers on Instagram.

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  2. Cash Is Queen: As Tweens Flock To "RuPaul's Drag Race," Retailers FollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Fast Company

    ... even queer, culture  isn't stopping them from dipping their toes in the revenue stream unleashed by  RuPaul's Drag Race . Wang's brother was the one to talk him into getting a booth at DragCon, the convention franchise born out of ...

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  3. 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Gets Season 10 Premiere Date On VH1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | Deadline

    "In a world full of 9s, be a 10." After winning two Emmys last year for its first season on VH1 , RuPaul 's Drag Race has a premiere date for its next go-round. The Viacom-owned cable net said today that Season 10 of the popular reality competition series will premiere Thursday, March 22, followed by its aftershow RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked.

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  4. Rupaul's Drag Race Season 10 To Premiere on VH1 This MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On the heels of VH1's industry leading ten consecutive quarters of YoY ratings growth - the best streak across broadcast and cable - and following the three-time Emmy Award-winning season nine of "RuPaul's Drag Race," the fiercest competition on primetime returns with a historic 10th season. Each supersized, 90-minute episode of "RuPaul's Drag Race" will give fans more fashion, lip-syncs and drag than ever before.

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  5. Emmy Award-Winning Rupaul's Drag Race Returns for a Milestone...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On the heels of VH1's industry leading ten consecutive quarters of YoY ratings growth - the best streak across broadcast and cable - and following the three-time Emmy Award-winning season nine of "RuPaul's Drag Race," the fiercest competition on primetime returns with a historic 10th season. Each supersized, 90-minute episode of "RuPaul's Drag Race" will give fans more fashion, lip-syncs and drag than ever before.

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  6. RuPaul's Drag Race Has a Race ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Slate Magazine

    ... taking drag to an all-star level quite like I thought Thorgy could," bemoaned Milk, a contestant on Season 3 of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars , on last week's episode. Her comments came during a confessional-style interview as a reaction to Thorgy ...

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  7. History of Drag Culture, Explained by RuPaul's Drag Race StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Allure

    After nine years on the air, the show is nothing short of a cultural phenomenon, largely thanks to its creator and host, RuPaul. As 's video on the history of drag, below, RuPaul "is largely credited for bringing drag into the mainstream of popular culture," starting with the release of his hit single, "Supermodel ."

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  8. Grace And Frankie Renewed For Season 5 At NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Cinema Blend News

    ... plot have been teased, there is one exciting guest star to look forward to. Emmy Winning Drag Queen and actor/singer RuPaul Charles will be playing newcomer Benjamin Le Day, described as "a formidable and quick-witted adversary who faces off with ...

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  9. YAS! RuPaul has joined the cast of Grace and Frankie season fiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Gay Times

    The two-time Emmy winner will star as Benjamin Le Day, a "formidable and quick-witted adversary" to the duo. RuPaul has been confirmed to guest-star on the brand new series of the acclaimed Netflix comedy, Grace and Frankie.

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  10. Amazon Echo Show reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | The Inquirer

    ... pictures and news headlines, so putting it right next to the TV was an error. Not much can tear my eye away from RuPaul, but that did. I tried putting it on my bedside table like an extra-fancy alarm clock, but I don't spend much time in there and ...

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  11. Pan Pan NarkprasertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 9 | Bangkok Post

    ... co-host and serve as a judge for Drag Race Thailand, the Thai edition and the world's first i nternational spinoff of RuPaul's Drag Race, alongside stylist and fashion i con Art Araya Indra. The drag competition will put 10 contestants t hrough ...

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  12. You Need a Flow Chart to Keep Track of All These Interconnected Reality ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... bump shoot this season and we're only four episodes in), and one upcoming challenge will feature drag queens froma RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars (8 p.m. Thursdays, VH1). To call this a guilty pleasure would be rude because there is no guilt to be had ...

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  13. You Need a Flow Chart to Keep Track of the Many Interconnected Reality Series on Television NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... bump shoot this season and we're only four episodes in), and one upcoming challenge will feature drag queens froma RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars (8 p.m. Thursdays, VH1). To call this a guilty pleasure would be rude because there is no guilt to be had ...

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  14. Courtney Act jokes that Andrew Brady is 'in the closet'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 3 | Daily Mail

    Suge Knight's fiancee is jailed for THREE YEARS for violating probation by contacting rap mogul through a private investigator Rose McGowan reveals she was raped at 15 by a man who has won Oscars and worked for Weinstein, saying he showed her porn, had sex with her and then dropped her off on a street corner EXCLUSIVE: 'Gay guy, straight man, cuddling. It wasn't sexual!' CBB winner Courtney Act on Andrew Brady being 'in the closet', Ann's 'dangerous' views and how his victory is akin to Brexit Yet one will they/won't they situation proving to be a vast talking point over the last four weeks was the friendship between Courtney Act/Shane Jenek and Andrew Brady.

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  15. Tops and Bottoms: 'All Stars' Do VH1 Divas On 'Drag Race' [RECAP and Ranking]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Towleroad

    We all know that old drag proverb: Those who don't learn from the past are doomed to repeat it. That couldn't be more true on this week's RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars .

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  16. How RuPaul Became the Star of SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 2 | Advocate

    ... great show is in seasons - demonstrating its ability to endure on-screen and grow with its audience. Nine seasons in, RuPaul's Drag Race has carved its legacy in television. But it has come to be seen as art too, particularly in Park City, Utah. ...

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  17. 'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3' recap: Divas (almost) liveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | Houston Chronicle

    The queens are challenged this week to impersonate legends and lip sync RuPaul songs for a "VH1 Divas Live" performance. They will also have a "redemption runway," in which they'll get to redo a past fashion fail.

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  18. How RuPaul's Drag Race Became Mainstream in a Way No One Ever Thought PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 1 | E! Online

    ... win. Or maybe it was the move to VH1. Or perhaps it was the Lady Gaga appearance. It's hard to pinpoint exactly when RuPaul's Drag Race made the leap from queer cult favorite and straight into the zeitgeist, but made the leap it has. While Mama Ru ...

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  19. Billa s 18th Anniversary CelebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2013 | South Florida Blade

    ... Bills said "Mark and I always strive to bring the best live entertainment that we can to the drive from Lady GaGa to RuPaul to our weekly entertainment lineup for our staff and our community."

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  20. The Psychology of DragRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Psychology Today

    ... blog post, I will focus only on drag queens. A recent feature in the New York Times Magazine chronicles the story of RuPaul Charles, arguably the most successful drag queen of all time, along with a brief history of how drag queens came to find ...

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