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Labor Day Drag Party Seeks to Break World Record

By EDGE | Wednesday Aug 20, 2014
On Saturday August 30, Scaup Walk in The Pines will be transformed into La Isla Bonita and hopefully the site of the Guinness World Record for the Largest Gathering of People Dressed as Madonna.

Miss Firecracker Pageant Raises Funds for AIDS Help

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jun 27, 2014
On Tuesday, July 1, drag queens -- and this year, for the first time, biological women -- will don their hottest outfits and vie for the chance to be crowned Miss Firecracker.

RuPaul Calls Out Logo Amid ’Tranny’ Debate

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday May 27, 2014
RuPaul went on a Twitter tirade after a statement by Logo was published by BuzzFeed where officials "distanced themselves" from the icon drag queen’s comments regarding the use of the word "tranny."

GMHC Teams With DragOn for Experimental Drag at The Dollhouse

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Apr 22, 2014
On Saturday, April 26 at the Maritime Hotel in Chelsea, the drag ball DragOn will bring together friends and community for an outrageously fun night of creative costumes and competition, all to benefit Gay Men’s Health Crisis.

New Details of ’Drag Race’ Season 6 Released, Airs Feb. 24

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
Start your engines, ladies - season six of "RuPaul’s Drag Race" is upon us.

Carmen Carrera Wants to Be First Trans "Angel"

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Nov 21, 2013
A new petition on Change.org has more than 42,000 supporters in favor of Victoria’s Secret asking "Ru Paul’s Drag Race" star Carmen Carrera be the first-ever transgender "Angel."

Atlanta Drag Queen Photo Exhibit Forced to Censor Images

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Sep 12, 2013
An Atlanta drag queen photo exhibit was forced to censor some of its images after complaints from nearby businesses owners.

How to Be a Drag King With Brooklyn’s Goldie Peacock

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 18, 2013
Ever wanted to know what it was like to be a drag king? Brooklyn’s Goldie Peacock will show you what it takes to unleash your inner stud.

"Kinky Boots" Struts Off With the Most Tony Awards

By Mark Kennedy | Sunday Jun 9, 2013
The feel-good musical "Kinky Boots," with songs by pop star and Broadway newcomer Cyndi Lauper, won a leading six 2013 Tony Awards on Sunday, including best musical, best score and best leading man.

Dragged Out Princess - Diana’s Secret Night-Out

By Jason St. Amand | Monday Apr 1, 2013
In her new book, comedian Cleo Rocos recalls a time when Queen legend Freddie Mercury dressed Princess Diana as a male model and took her to a famous gay bar in the 80s.