A Pinoy throwback cracks open in the East Village
The drag star died a few days ago, to the horror of her fans and loved ones. Here are Andrew Werner's photo recollections of the glamour.
Antoine Ashley, aka drag star Sahara Davenport, has died. Sahara was a beautiful, high-kicking whirlwind of energy and humor and glamour, as seen on RuPaul's Drag Race and in clubs all around NYC.
"You heard that Whitney Houston died, right?" said emcee Judy Gold at "Encore for Hope," the American Cancer Society benefit last night at Club Providence. She was actually going there. And to set up a joke, God bless her. "No, let me not bring down the mood," added Judy. "Let's talk about cancer! ... More >>
Leggy Manila Luzon is all lacquered and freshened and killing them on RuPaul's Drag Race. I recently chatted with the Twin Cities-born Manila about her choices and her chances.
RuPaul's Drag Race's beauty Manila Luzon just posted this wail of woe on Facebook: "Puh-leeeezzzzz! Why do they show me crying my eyes out cuz I bombed a joke? "Firrrst, you can take a guess why I am crying my eyes out in the interview room. Second, I didn't bomb no jokes. "Thirrrdly, wh ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives April 10, 1957, Vol. II, No. 24 The day he died...April 12, 1945 The day Roosevelt died I was stationed in Foggia, Italy, as part of a Signal Corps team that was installing a transmitter station at the airport there...We went into our b ... More >>
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