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Minnie Cooper

“What really upset me the most was getting trolled over my dyslexia, and my reaction to that,” Minnie Cooper tells A Modern Gay’s Guide about the most upsetting part of her Drag Race Down Under journey. For those of us who may not be able to cast our minds back that far, Minnie Cooper (she/her) …

Pomara Fifth

Episode three of Drag Race Down Under is here and – just like Mama Ru’s memory at DragCon – Pomara Fifth has left the building. Pomara (he/she/they) talks about her First Nations heritage, why she and Beverly Kills didn’t gel, and if Molly Poppinz did, in fact, “sabo” her. For a third week in a …

Fire Island 1

Bowen Yang, the Australian-born comic and Saturday Night Live (SNL) cast member has blazed a trail for LGBTIQ+ Asians in entertainment, providing much needed representation while opening doors for queer characters whose sexuality isn’t always the butt of the joke (no pun intended). Spending the first six months of his life in Brisbane, QLD, Yang’s …

Aubrey Haive

Every Saturday, two things are certain to drop. The first? a new episode of Drag Race Down Under. The Second? The shots of tequila I’ll be downing at Rainbow House Club in about a halfa. (If you’re one of the smart-arses that guessed my balls were the things being dropped, you’re not only incorrect. You’re …