In this week’s Drag Race Illustrated, Shea Couleé joins me for a kiki and gives me a shoulder to cry on. She’s one of the fiercest queens in Chicago, but she somehow found the time to school me on the Drag Race.
Shea: What shall we talk about first?
Chad: Well! Yeesh! Obviously, I have very strong feelings about Dela.
Shea: I know! Just when you start to think the show is INCREDIBLY formulaic, they shock us all…
Chad: I think we should try to discuss some other aspects of the episode before going down that rabbit hole–it will be hard to see the screen through all my tears.
Shea: What did you think of the mini challenge? This is becoming a recurring one, and I must say I LOVE it.
Chad: I thought it was really charming and an interesting way of bringing out some shade! Dela obviously had the best with her crazy-looking Bianca puppet and her high energy impersonation of Bianca, gravelly voice and all!
Shea: The TEETH! Now THAT was just the “sock it to me” moment of it all. All of the emphasis on Bianca’s big mouth–both literally and figuratively–really sold it for me! ↓ Read the rest of this entry…