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  • Variety: RuPaul on Marriage Equality
    July 2, 2015
    Singer and actor RuPaul has made over a dozen albums, and hosts Logo’s “RuPaul’s Drag Race.” In 1999, he was GLAAD’s entertainer of the year. What is the role of Hollywood in shaping the conversation about same-sex marriage? Hollywood does not have a moral obligation; Hollywood has a monetary obligation. Hollywood is a reflection of how people live their lives. It doesn’t dictate. I always laugh when people try to blame everything on Hollywood. Hollywood is reflecting our spending habits. Will drag... (Read Full Article)
  • The World According to RuPaul
    February 27, 2015
    Although RuPaul’s Drag Race is abut to launch its seventh season, Ru says she doesn’t think it’ll ever be a truly mainstream proposition. “I don’t think drag will ever truly be mainstream, because of everything that our culture holds dear. Drag’s whole purpose is to mock society; to call out hypocrisy. It will never been mainstream because people feel very at home with their hypocrisy and their double-standards. Looking back over the history of mankind, it was the shaman, the... (Read Full Article)
  • First Look at RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7
    December 7, 2014
    Watch now to see the first look at RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7, coming in 2015. RuPaul tells Entertainment Weekly: “This year we have some of the youngest and oldest contestants in RuPaul’s Drag Raceherstory,” Ru said in a statement. “Study each queen closely. Do not underestimate anyone. The girls that make it to the top this season will shock you.”... (Read Full Article)
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis 2.0 Available NOW
    December 4, 2014
    That’s right! A sequel to the FIERCEST game in the App store is available for download NOW! RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis 2.0 follows the original hit game with more outfits, wigs, beads, and baubles than ever before. Featuring your favorite RuPaul’s Drag Race queens like Alaska, Jinkx Monsoon, Jujubee, Ongina, Shangela, Sharon Needles, and Raven!  RuPaul’s Drag Race: Dragopolis 2.0 has 60 levels of glittering drag puzzle-action gameplay filled with stunning fashion, challenge levels, outrageous humor (OF COURSE), and more.... (Read Full Article)
  • RuPaul Dresses up Product Placement
    August 10, 2014
    Not long ago, brand integrations on television could be kind of a drag. To get noticed, marketers relied on standard, sometimes clumsy product placement tactics like putting digitally enhanced samples on an emcee’s desk or filling a sitcom family’s refrigerator with goods. Experts agree such ploys won’t cut it with today’s savvy viewers, who are tuning out forced attempts to link brands with their favorite shows. What’s more, the results of such placements can be difficult if not impossible to... (Read Full Article)
  • RuPaul Makes it Work
    June 5, 2014
    Season 6 of RuPaul’s Drag Race has wrapped, and season 7 was greenlit months ago for 2015. Given the success of the series — which sees hopefuls compete to become “America’s next drag superstar” — you have to wonder: if the ratings stay strong, and Logo TV wants a season 8, 9 or even 10, how long will RuPaul keep going? “Oh, please!” he says. “I never understand it when an actor on a series decides, ‘I’m leaving the show.’... (Read Full Article)