Tonight on “’s Drag Race” the to five queens frock the vote as they hit the campaign trail.
Last week Phi Phi O’Hara and Sharon Needles were up for elimination when RuPaul revealed that although winning the challenge with partner Latrice Royale, Willam broke the rules and was disqualified from the competition.
For this week’s mini challgen, the queens must decorate a plain pair of platform pumps into a pair of party shoes inspired by an Absolut cocktails. Joining RuPaul was Jeffrey Moran of Absolut Vodka. Saying the girls stepped it up but one girl girl walked all over the competition and announced Phi Phi O’Hara the winner.
For the main challenge the queens were going to make herstory as they compete in a campaign and a debate to become the first drag queen President of the United States.
On her visit to the workroom RuPaul brought journalist and advocate Dan Savage to give the queens a hand on planning their campaign. RuPaul reminded the queens that these are tough times.
RuPaul moderated the debate and was joined byand Dan Savage.
Joining RuPaul at the judge’s table this week are Michelle Visage, Santino Rice, Dan Savage, and Jeffrey Moran. The runway theme this week is the inaugural ball.
Dan Savage compared Chad Michaels’ inaugural ball gown tobut Santino felt Latrice looked more like she was going to an awards show.
After deliberations Chad Michaels is safe. After facing elimination last week, Sharon Needles won the competition. Dida Ritz is in the bottom and facing elimination; she is joined by Latrice Royale but Phi Phi O’Hara is safe for another week.
Dida and Latrice must lip sync for their lives and impress RuPaul to “I’ve Got to Use My Imagination”.
After the performance RuPaul told Latrice chantey you stay but for Dida Ritz it was time to sashay away.
After announcing the results, RuPaul said that she has been criticized for eliminating some of the queens too early and told Michelle and Santino to confer and decide which one of the eliminated queens will have the opportunity to return.