TV Club: RuPaul’s Drag Race: “Ru Hollywood Stories”
Another week, another performance challenge on RuPaul’s Drag Race season 7. Things are starting to get very repetitive with this crop of queens, and I’m beginning to feel some of Violet’s frustration over the glut of performance challenges. But why? This is par for the course with this series. Each season starts with a fashion challenge, then focuses primarily on different aspects of performance. With some exceptions (like last week’s episode), almost every episode devotes time to fashion by having the queens walk the runway, so the challenges work out the performance muscles that some queens haven’t tapped into, but need to have if they want to be America’s Next Drag Superstar. So what’s making this season feel different? I’m going to answer that question with a question:
Where the hell is Snatch Game?
The celebrity impersonation game show has traditionally landed …