It’s hard to hear the word “no” when your dreams seem to be hanging by a thread. But– Man’s rejection is God’s protection, so when someone tells you “no” it may be the start of something that will change the world.
Newly restored to glorious 4K, the 1968 documentary “The Queen” depicts the scandalous crowning of a drag queen pageant winner, much to the dismay of fellow contestant Crystal LaBeija who went on to create the ballroom culture we’ve come to know through the film Paris is Burning and the TV show Pose.
Today comedian Matt Brown joins us to look at the pre- Stonewall documentary film ‘The Queen” and how sometimes the worst decisions can spark a revolution.
➤ Kevin Hart gets blasted for pretending not to understand homophobia after Lil Nas X talks about why it was so important for him to come out at the height of his career.
➤ Azealia Banks reads Lizzo to filth.
➤ Rainbow flags are flown in Europe to protest the visit of Vice President Mike Pence.
Here’s a great example of why I’m proud to be from Iceland 🇮🇸Mike Pence is visiting the country and everyone is outraged. Mayor of Reykjavik, all the biggest firms and companies, everyone, they’re all flying the gay flag. All Pence will see everywhere on his visit is gay gay gay. pic.twitter.com/XemgBk7TjU
— Heklina (@Heklina) September 4, 2019