Last night on September 11, 2016, TV Personality, RuPaul won an Emmy for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. The ceremony took place in Los Angeles, California at the Microsoft Theater.
“I’ve always lived my life outside of the status quo, and I’ve been able to become a name outside of the system. I really don’t expect to win… I feel like it’s almost like a gesture by the Academy to say, ‘Hey, we are a part of this forward movement.’ But they are still the establishment.”
A few hours ago, he tweeted the following while seeming to be almost in a state of complete shock.
— RuPaul (@RuPaul) September 12, 2016
Congratulations to the Queen Bee of Drag for making history and for inspiring “outsiders” everywhere!