Here’s a shot with Davina Devine, me and Veda Beaux Reves as we arrived for the Alternative Miss Ireland in 2010. My dress and headpiece were designed by Edwin and the dress was based on a classic Filipino dress as worn by Imelda Marcos.
Before she became a Charlie’s Angel, Farrah Fawcett was a contestant on The Dating Game… Keep watching until she makes her choice. It gets weird.
From the Metro Herald 20/10/2010: “Shirley Temple Bar seeks ‘draguates’. Bored with grad school? Drag School might be for you. Shirley Temple Bar has chosen 12 under-draguates for Drag Academy, Ireland’s first drag-queen finishing school. The cross-dressing presenter* will put the draguates through their paces as part of her weekly bingo show in The George in Dublin. ‘My challenge is to turn 12 students into perfect drag queens or Draguates by improving their confidence, their appearance and their performance, which … →
Yeah, yeah, yeah. I get it. It’s monumental. You’re pushing forty so when that band you liked back in the Nineties gets back together for a reunion tour, it’s like totallyfuckingaswesome and you have a chance for a last hurrah before you start wearing high-waisted trousers and getting into gardening. BUT, please. The Stone Roses?!
Donegal Castle is the family home of the O’Donnells. Not Daniel and his beard Majella but the old Kings of Tir Chonaill. Such as the famous Red Hugh O Donnell, who escaped from captivity in Dublin Castle to fight at the Battle of Kinsale, which he lost, meaning the English finally took control of all of Ireland. The feckin’ eejit.