Stories by Drew Mackie

History
Lest We Forget, This Gay Man Made Donald Trump the Man He Is Today

A primer on how the monster that is Roy Cohn helped inform Trump’s worldview and helped get him to the White House

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Film
Finding the Gay in ‘Sister Act’ Almost 30 Years Later

A mainstay of Catholic school movie days, the 1992 Whoopi Goldberg comedy has become a cult classic, and it just happens to be a little gay

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TV
Drag Queens Weren’t the Butt of the Joke in This 2007 ‘King of the Hill’ Episode

Most drag queens would be happy to make an audience laugh. But if you look back at movies and TV from years past, there’s a tendency to make drag queens themselves the punchline. Just the fact that a man is in a dress is joke enough. And if someone mistakes[…]

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Editors' Picks
The Gayest Episode of ‘Married… With Children’ Introduced Marcy’s Lesbian Lookalike Cousin

The Season 11 episode “Lez Be Friends” saw Amanda Bearse play both Marcy D’Arcy and her openly lesbian cousin, Mandy

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