It takes a village to dress a drag queen. Behind some of the biggest names in the drag world is Ivy Winters, sewing up fabulous frocks for gals like Manilla Luzon and Lady Bunny.
You guys might remember Ivy as the fire eating drag queen from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5, where she and the season’s winner Jinkx Monsoon bonded as sisters.
Giving a whole new meaning to the term clown f*cker– Ivy Winters began his fabulous career in the circus where he learned how to juggle, eat fire and walk on stilts before he ever put on a dress.
Today Ivy Winters joins us to talk about costumes, clowns and queens, his fabulous gay family and all the behind the scenes dirt from RuPaul’s Drag Race.
How dangerous is fire eating really?
MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts is pissed that people are asking him to donate his paycheck to charity from hosting the Miss Universe pageant in Russia.
And condragulations to Raika Ferraz, Brazil’s new transgender beauty queen.