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RIP Mario Montez, Icon of ’60s Avant-Garde Cinema

From Filthy Dreams, a tribute to trailblazing underground superstar and drag pioneer (BUT DON'T YOU DARE CALL HIM A DRAG QUEEN!) Mario Montez: "One of ... See the Rest

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The Twitterverse Continues to Shame RDR Contestants for Not Knowing Their Camp Icons

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Flashback 1971: The Cockettes Paper Doll Book

Gorgeous! The only book ever published by the legendary San Francisco drag troupe lets you properly festoon  Wally, Lendon, Marshal, Scrumbly and ... See the Rest


Book ‘Em: Wowlebrity Portraits in The World According to Wonder

Gorgeous, gorgeous Holly Woodlawn. Living legend. Drag icon. SURVIVOR. Such an important person in the history of gay culture. What she did in the ... See the Rest

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Vintage Drag Queens: Harry S Franklyn

Gorgeous images of this retro beauty from the NYPL Digital Gallery, citing the original source as the Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file. ... See the Rest


Danny La Rue Biopic in the Works

A movie about the life of pioneering drag performer Danny La Rue is being made. From Variety: "Danny La Rue made a career out of his comic vaudeville ... See the Rest


Bonnie Clark’s Drag Race

Interesting post about turn-of-the-last-century vaudeville drag from I'll Keep You Posted: "Long before Rupaul's Drag Race, there was Bonnie and ... See the Rest


Hot Look of the Day: Early 20th Century “Female Mimic” Francis Renault

"Francis Renault was an active and popular 'femme mimic' from the early 1900s to the 1950s. He was born Antonio Auriemma in Naples Italy on September ... See the Rest