Actor and famed drag queen RuPaul, the host of the now-Emmy-nominated show "RuPaul’s Drag Race," loves Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonObama to net 0K for Wall Street speech: report O'Reilly: Fans will be 'shaken' when truth comes out about Fox exit Overnight Cybersecurity: White House adviser ditches cyber panel over 'fake news' | Trump cyber order 'close' | GOP senator pushes for clean renewal of foreign intel law MORE — and gave her a vociferous endorsement this week.
RuPaul said any politician has to make compromises to get things done, saying that you can't "go to f----ing Washington and be rainbows and butterflies the whole time."
"So now, having said that, think about what a female has to do with that: All of those compromises, all of that s---, double it by 10," he said. "And you get to understand who this woman is and how powerful, persuasive, brilliant, and resilient she is. Any female executive, anybody who has been put to the side — women, blacks, gays — for them to succeed in a white-male-dominated culture is an act of brilliance. Of resilience, of grit, of everything you can imagine. So, what do I think of Hillary? I think she's f---ing awesome. Is she in bed with Wall Street? Goddammit, I should hope so! You've got to dance with the devil.”
RuPaul said the choice was between Clinton and "pompous braggart who doesn't know anything about diplomacy," referring to Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump warns Canada over dairy tax: ‘We will not stand for this’ Why facts still matter in immigration debate DNC hackers targeted French presidential candidate Macron: researchers MORE.
RuPaul's comments quickly caught the attention of many on social media who praised his powerful endorsement of Clinton.