The world's most famous drag queen plays three roles -- host, judge and, as the debonair Mr. RuPaul, a mentor -- in this reality-competition show that aims to crown among nine contestants America's next "Drag Queen Superstar." Helping RuPaul determine the bottom two contestants each week, who compete in a lip-synch performance to see which one sashays away, are fellow judges Merle Ginsberg, a journalist and best-selling author, and former "Project Runway" contestant Santino Rice.
One of my favorite shows on television is a show that most people have probably never heard of--RuPaul's Drag Race. RuPaul is one of the most famous drag queens of all time and Drag Race is her reality show to find "the next drag superstar." Currently, Drag Race is in its second season on Logo. Thankfully, my best friends (who are gay men) clued me in to the existence of this show toward the beginning of the first season, so I've … more