Tagged With "Queen"

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Re: LOW LIFE 5: FLAMING QUEENS is 6/5 at HOWL! Festival

bobby Miller ·
What a great line up. So sorry I can't be there this year. xo
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Re: LOW LIFE 5: FLAMING QUEENS is 6/5 at HOWL! Festival

Chi Chi ·
Thanks darling - you will be missed!
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Re: Malcolm McLaren

Chi Chi ·
Its funny, with all the great work that Malcolm has done, the song I keep singing since I heard of his death is from his last masterpiece, PARIS. From Jazz is Paris, R.I.P.
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Re: Malcolm McLaren

seven ·
Him and Sid in the Afterlife. Both bashing Nancy. The netherworld will never be the same.
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Re: Malcolm McLaren

Chi Chi ·
According to his wiki page,
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Re: Malcolm McLaren

Chi Chi ·
Incredible pictures of Malcolm's funeral in London today http://www.telegraph.co.uk/new...ral-in-pictures.html
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Re: Malcolm McLaren

mr.joe ·
Fierce, Chi Chi. Thanks!
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

deedeeday ·
It just serves to remind us never to mess with a drag queen.....
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

occb2 ·
Hi all. I just had to chime in and tell you all that I am the guy that found the body. I am a NYPD police officer. I was there to just pick up things that my friends aunt had us picking up of a party. The suitcase was not hanging. There was no note. It was not the 5th floor. It was the first floor. And it was a brown stone. The address was 453 W 140 Street. We did not know that there was a body. There was a transvestite that open the door. She told us that the costumes were ready but a few...
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

bobby ·
See how everything comes around if you just wait long enough. I have been wanting to know the true story for so long. And I love that occb2 is on the Motherboards. What a crazy mix of people we are.
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

occb2 ·
Hello Bobby, I join this forum to set the record streight. I was at work and it was brought up. So when I did a little research I found this page. The way everything got twisted is nuts. My friend Carlos and his aunt I think set me up, knowing I was a cop. Now almost 16 years later, I'm a detective and I would love to get a case like this. So much details were found in the transcript of what happen. It was her boyfriend who use to abuise her. She moved with the body from apartment to...
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

Chi Chi ·
Hi occb2 Welcome to the Motherboards, and thank you so much for sharing your intimate knowledge of a case that has fascinated us for many years. It was so amazing, too, that you chose Christmas Eve for your first post. I ALWAYS think of Miss Dorian on Christmas Eve, ever since we had the great fortune to spend a Very memorable Jackie 60 Christmas Eve with her - "SANTA IS BURNING" in 1991. I will never forget her show that night.
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

occb2 ·
Thanks Chi Chi, It all came about when I went to a neighboring detective squad and I bumped into someone I worked with back in 93. She said, "You remember that dead body you found in the closet in 1993." I told her yes. She said that she wondered what happen with that case. When we did a search. This forum turned up. So after reading all the rumors that have been going around, I felt that I should set the record straight. I hope all have a great New year and it brings happiness to everyone. ...
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

dhri ·
wow this was very insightful. I was trying to read about this on an article called "the drag queen and the mummy" but its hosted on JSTOR and its by login access only. None the less, the comments posted here helped me get a better understanding of this story. Thank you.
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Chi Chi ·
chri It is a FASCINATING story, even for someone like myself who knew and loved Miss Dorian - Ill see if I can dig up a link to the piece anywhere else (free) and if so post it here.
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

dhri ·
If you do, please let me know. Like I said, i was amazed by this story. I'm sure miss Dorian's life would be filled with amazing stories.
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

sweetie ·
Yes a mummified corpse was found hanging in a faux leather garment bag in Dorian Corey's closet when friends went in to clean out her belongings upon her death. The corpse was estimated there at least 30 years. There was never any proof that Dorian was the person behind the homicide. The mummy JUST happened to be hanging in her closet. It was an adult male who was presumed about 35 years old at the time of his death. Thats all anybody really knows.
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Re: the drag queen & the mummy

Miss Understood ·
I thought it was in a trunk?
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bobby ·
I heard that it was a trunk and it was a pizza delivery boy who had come to her home and tried to rape her and she shot him. It being the early sixties, she knew she wouldn't have a chance at self defense so she covered him in baking soda as a preservative and wrapped him in leather and plastic and then into the trunk and closet he went, only to be discovered 30 years later after her death. I heard there was also a note inclosed explaining the entire thing.
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Hapi Phace ·
. . . I love the easy drag looks that allow minimal make-up and flats: nun, school marm, and of course, librarian . . . right now, my hair is up in a bun, I am wearing a light dusting of powder,blue eye-shadow, and biege lip-liner, along with my high-powered magnifying-lens tortoise shell eyeglasses (hanging from a chain, of course) . . . Please note the identity of the expert that the AP turned to for word on the street . . . Rule Empress, Rule! -H. Phace, Research Librarian...
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queenjosh ·
facinating...utterly facinating...chi chi's remark in that article is absolutely the truth...you cant deny...the image of a beauty like Dorian with a smoking gun in her hand leaves one breathless...perhaps it is only my naivete that i say such things. there are no more like her...
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the drag queen & the mummy

queenjosh ·
hi everyone--its been a while since my last post. how are things? anyway, i have something i am DYING to know about--i recently heard about how a mummified corpse was discovered in Dorian Corey's closet in musty bag after she passed away--i tried to look for the article by Edward Conlon but i only found 1 page of it! my curiosity has been set on FIRE! who was it? why did Dorian kill him? i have always been held in great awe and reverence for legends like dorian corey but i am positivley...
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MargOH! Channing is Uncorked at Pangea January 28 and Feb 4 7:30PM

MargOH! ·
Hey Motherboards, I'm back with an all new show UNCORKED with MAN-ee Champagne at the wonderful cabaret space Pangea. Lots of song, comedy and of course booze... Tickets are available now http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2467905 UNCORKED! is a boozy romp. This is the deconstruction of drag, through the life and times of this often demented, occasionally glamorous and always drunken Diva as she (with MAN-ee Champagne’s hazy but unfaltering support) tackles topics such as rape, incest,...
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Glamdammit : Twelve-Year Anniversary

twig the wonderkid ·
Glamdammit celebrates twelve years of fist-pumping Rock N Roll, Punk anthems, and glittery Glam Rock along with live performances and a cavalcade of stars Michael T and The Vanities perform a Greatest Hits of Glam Rock covering such artists as David Bowie, Queen, T.Rex, Roxy Music, and other favourites DJ sets by Twig the Wonderkid and James David Hosted by nightlife icon Astro Erle More info GLAMDAMMIT.COM Friday October 21st 10pm - Free Admission Gold Sounds 44 Wilson Ave and Melrose St...
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Malcolm McLaren

daddy ·
From the New York Times: Malcolm McLaren, Impresario and Rock Music Manager, Is Dead Malcolm McLaren, the impresario, promoter and self-promoter who once claimed to have invented punk rock, and who assembled and managed the youthful, unruly members of...
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LOW LIFE 5: FLAMING QUEENS is 6/5 at HOWL! Festival

Chi Chi ·
HOWL! FESTIVAL AND THE JACKIE FACTORY PRESENT LOW LIFE 5: FLAMING QUEENS SUNDAY JUNE 5, 2011 5-7 PM - WE START AND END ON TIME! FREE ADMISSION TOMPKINS SQUARE PARK, NYChttp://www.mothernyc.com/lowlife http://www.howlfestival.com On June 5, 2011,...
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Oh! You Pretty Things : A Musical Tribute to QUEEN

twig the wonderkid ·
 Michael T, Benjamin Ickies, Shien Lee, and Twig the Wonderkid present OH! YOU PRETTY THINGS : A MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO QUEEN Sunday September 4th Labor Day Weekend Oh! You Pretty Things brings you the seventh installation of their glam rock jubilee...
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Re-Generate | Palladium Astoria

saxe83 ·
Brought to you by JM* Promotions. (From the same crew that brought you "GENERATE") Things are changing fast. The scene we all love, the sound we all want, the vibe we all search for. One thing we all know is you can't stop the change. Things can never be what they were, but the "essence" can be reborn again. Join us as we all come together under one roof. As the music comes together, so do the dancers. As we unify, so do the vibes. Come bear witness, as we all combine!!! It's time to...
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Oh! You Pretty Things : Bowie and Elvis Birthday Bash - Sunday January 20th MLK Weekend

twig the wonderkid ·
Michael T, Benjamin Ickies, Laura Rebel Angel, and Twig the Wonderkid present Oh! You Pretty Things : Bowie and Elvis Birthday Bash Sunday January 20th Martin Luther King Weekend Oh! You Pretty Things is proud to present a birthday bacchanalia for...
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Sedation on An Archaic Boat w/ Reset Robot & Tony Rohr | Queen of Hearts NYC

saxe83 ·
RESET ROBOT | TONY ROHR | ZENBI | LOVE & LOGIC Truesoul / Noir Music / 100% Pure / Sci + Tec | Drumcode / Cocoon / Plus 8 | Skint / Great Stuff Records | Soup NYC Eskuche & Nu Sky | Endless Factomania / Zenbi Recordings | Bulletdodge / Ethnik Groove Boarding @ 6:30 | Sailing 7:00-11:00 TICKETS www.biohazardpromos.com Facebook.com/SedationNYC | Twitter.com/SedationNYC Queen Of Hearts Pier #78 W 38th St / West Side Hway New York, New York After Party @...
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Oh! You Pretty Things : DAVID BOWIE + ELVIS PRESLEY BIRTHDAY BASH

twig the wonderkid ·
 Michael T, Benjamin Ickies, Shien Lee, Twig the Wonderkid, and Laura Rebel Angel present OH! YOU PRETTY THINGS : DAVID BOWIE + ELVIS PRESLEY BIRTHDAY BASH Sunday January 15th Martin Luther King Weekend Oh! You Pretty Things is proud to...
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