'RuPaul's Drag Race' science lesson: Drag queens are shinier in space


Even we of the great tolerance for drag jokes were shamed by some of the hilarity that was coming out of the queen's mouths on "RuPaul's Drag Race." And we hate feeling like Catholic nuns.In Tuesday's (Feb. 1) episode, the goils had to split into two teams and make sci-fi film trailers. Phoenix led the first team with "Drag Queens in Outer Space: From Earth to Uranus" and Mariah led her team in the similarly family-friendly sequel, "Return to Uranus." Talk about a science experiment.The teams worked out pretty well except for Mimi Imfurst (who went to Mariah's team by default of being picked last), who stayed true to her drag name and made sure no one could ignore her.After rolling the video, our house was divided. The judges, who included Lily Tomlin and the fabulous Alessandra Torresani from "Caprica," chose the sequel and Mariah's team over Phoenix's sci-fi trailer.We were surprised by the choice, since...



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