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How to break the spell of iPhone addiction

How to break the spell of iPhone addiction

The average person spends more than 3 hours per day on their smartphone, or more than 45 days per year. To reclaim your life, take these easy steps.
Drag Performer Says She Was Denied Entry into Austin, Texas Whataburger

Drag Performer Says She Was Denied Entry into Austin, Texas Whataburger

The security guard at the door blocked Erika Klash from entering but did not give her a reason why.

ArtPrize’s “Project 1” Public Exhibitions in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Artists engage with not only the city but also generations of residents In Grand Rapids, Michigan, ArtPrize has debuted a new initiative called Project 1—on now through 27 October. Working with the
‘I love drag. It's dangerous’: Graham Norton and Alan Carr on desire, camp and ‘cancel culture’

‘I love drag. It's dangerous’: Graham Norton and Alan Carr on desire, camp and ‘cancel culture’

As RuPaul’s Drag Race comes to the UK, two of its judges discuss homophobia, the celebrity they first fancied – and why today’s comedy audiences want more kindness How do you think you would do if you
Meet Hungry, The Queen Of Distorted And Surreal Makeup

Meet Hungry, The Queen Of Distorted And Surreal Makeup

The drag queen scene has increasingly infiltrated pop culture since the rise of RuPaul’s Drag Race in 2009. While the...
The Ember Island Slay-ers: Breaking Down a Fiery Avatar: The Last Airbender Drag Performance

The Ember Island Slay-ers: Breaking Down a Fiery Avatar: The Last Airbender Drag Performance

Imagine, if you will: all three seasons of Avatar: The Last Airbender, reenacted by a team of queer performers in 10 minutes. We saw this stunning mega-musical live at this year’s FlameCon and had to
Rare Candid Portraits of Drag Artists That Capture What’s Underneath

Rare Candid Portraits of Drag Artists That Capture What’s Underneath

I wanted spontaneous portraits of Bushwig's drag performers—so I scared them with a fake rat.
The Art of Drag Turns Game of Thrones, Marvel, and More Into Works of Fabulous Fandom Fashion

The Art of Drag Turns Game of Thrones, Marvel, and More Into Works of Fabulous Fandom Fashion

Flame Con is the world’s largest convention dedicated to LGBTQ+ fandom. It returned to New York City’s Times Square last weekend and celebrated its fifth year of existence with Fire Ball, a
The Art of Drag Turns Game of Thrones, Marvel, and More Into Works of Fabulous Fandom Fashion

The Art of Drag Turns Game of Thrones, Marvel, and More Into Works of Fabulous Fandom Fashion

Flame Con is the world’s largest convention dedicated to LGBTQ+ fandom. It returned to New York City’s Times Square last weekend and celebrated its fifth year of existence with Fire Ball, a
Recent Articles of Mine

Recent Articles of Mine

Shouts & Murmurs by Jack Handey: “Why Rubbing Sand Into a Drag Burn Is Not as Crazy as It Sounds” —Men’s Health.
‘Finally! A sport for us gay people!’: how drag went mainstream

‘Finally! A sport for us gay people!’: how drag went mainstream

With events in conference centres and RuPaul bringing Drag Race to the UK, can the artform survive its own success?From Fanny Cradock tributes to Oozing Gloop: 15 of the best drag nights in BritainIn

Swapping Sixes: The Barra-Powered Skyline R32

Engine swaps are as old as automotive culture itself. Even mixing up manufacturers is a time-honoured tradition, with US hot rodders dropping Ford flathead V8s into anything with four wheels and a
“The Queen”: The Documentary That Went Behind the Scenes of a Drag Pageant Years Before “Paris Is Burning”

“The Queen”: The Documentary That Went Behind the Scenes of a Drag Pageant Years Before “Paris Is Burning”

Richard Brody writes about “The Queen,” a 1968 documentary by Frank Simon about the Miss All-America Camp Beauty Pageant, and compares it to the famous drag-ball film “Paris Is Burning,” from 1990.

New York City Opera’s ‘Stonewall’ Pays Vocal Tribute to a Messy Uprising

The world premiere opera by Ian Bell and Mark Campbell sets the historic Stonewall riots to ear-catching music.
'What Are We Saying?': Billy Porter Calls Out the Misogyny in Fearing a Man Wearing a Dress

'What Are We Saying?': Billy Porter Calls Out the Misogyny in Fearing a Man Wearing a Dress

“As artists, we get to be a part of changing,” Billy Porter told the women of The View on Friday morning. “With me, the clothes have a statement; the clothes mean something, I want to open up

Sick Seconds: Cruising With America’s Fastest Street Car

Certain experiences stay with you more than others. Hanging out the window of an AMC Rambler to take photos as we cruised alongside the 2018 Drag Week-winning car months after its victory was one of

Trixie Mattel Is Very Serious About Being Stupid

'I like that drag gives me my license to kill,' says Trixie Mattel. 'It's my chicken suit that I can murder people in.'
Leave Britney Alone? Shade of Thrones 5.16.19

Leave Britney Alone? Shade of Thrones 5.16.19

In episode 393, Miles and special guest host Laci Mosley are joined by singer, activist, actress and world famous Drag Queen DJ Pierce aka Shangela to discuss a father scamming the police, iPhone
Converse announces new partnership with 11-year-old gay child who is famous for dressing in drag and dancing in gay nightclubs

Converse announces new partnership with 11-year-old gay child who is famous for dressing in drag and dancing in gay nightclubs

Converse has announced a new partnership with 11-year-old Desmond Napoles — a self-identified gay child who dresses in drag and frequents gay nightclubs as Desmond is Amazing. The new campaign,
Drag Syndrome's kings and queens ooze star power

Drag Syndrome's kings and queens ooze star power

"Baby, I am never afraid of anything,” Justin Bond, otherwise known as “King Justin Bond,” tells me over the phone. Bond is on a train, traveling from London to Brighton for an upcoming performance.