Rupaul’s Only Pop-Culture Hero is Judge Judy by the Forward

Rupaul’s Only Pop-Culture Hero is Judge Judy

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RuPaul, the mastermind behind “RuPaul’s Drag Race”, the world’s most addictive and camp reality show, and a cultural icon in his own right, has admitted to Vulture he does not care for current pop culture.

Unless, that is, you’re talking about the world’s premier female Jewish judge. No, we’re not talking about the Notorious Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we’re talking about TV’s tireless queen of justice: Judge Judy.

Yes! Judge Judy is the realest.

Read the rest of the interview here.

Rupaul’s Only Pop-Culture Hero is Judge Judy


Lior Zaltzman

Lior Zaltzman

Lior Zaltzman was the Forward’s Digital Fellow. Follow her on twitter @liorca .

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