Posts Tagged ‘drag queens’

City Paper‘s Best of D.C. Poll: Get Your Sex Preferences On

The Washington City Paper's Best Of D.C. reader's poll debuts today, and we're inviting District residents to file their favorites in the worlds of food, drink, shopping—and, of course, the commercialized end of sex. Need some inspiration? Let's revisit some ghosts of Sexist past for possible nominees in the poll's sex-related categories, from Best Strip [...]

How To Make A Woman In Under An Hour

It takes Sterling, Va. cosmetics salesman Charles McWilliams under an hour in a Crystal City basement to turn into a woman. Beneath Freddie's Beach Bar, alongside the Kosher salt, lime juice, and nacho cheese, McWilliams sweats and smokes his way into Ophelia Bottoms, the drag persona he's perfected over the past decade.

Tomorrow: All Sex. All Day.

Tomorrow, the fate of our alt-weekly's ownership may finally be decided, again.  While Creative Loafing brass are hugging it out in Atlanta bankruptcy court, CP staff will be busy proving that we still deserve our paychecks. We're spending the whole day writing about fucking.
On the Sexist tomorrow: explore D.C.'s massage parlors, porn shops, courthouse weddings, [...]

Drag Queen Thumb Wrestling Tomorrow

There's art, too: Untitled by April Behnke
What can I say? I give, and I give, and I give. If you've always wanted to thumb-wrestle D.C.'s most illustrious drag queens—and who hasn't!—your wish can come true tomorrow afternoon. Transformer Gallery, in order to celebrate the final night of its "Summer Camp" exhibit, is staging a drag [...]

High Heel Race Video Corner

Thirty fabulous seconds from last night's Dupont Circle High Heel Race. Includes: men in women's clothing; giant phallic Washington Monument costume; swarming mob.
Trouble viewing? Try the youtube version.