Drag Race’s Jinkx Monsoon Responds To Body Shaming Trolls

RuPaul’s Drag Race Star Jinkx Monsoon has opened up about receiving body shaming abuse online.

The queen, who won season 5 of drag race Y is now starring All the stars – opened up about some vile comments in a video interview for PopBuzz.

“I don’t want to sit here and act like I’ve been in trouble because I’ve felt a lot of love over the years and I think the loyalty of my fan base is the reason I’m working almost 10 years later.” filming season 5 of drag raceMonzon said.

“But for a very sensitive and very anxious Virgo with OCD, things have affected me.”

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“Here’s an example: My weight has nothing to do with what I’m good at,” she continued.

“I’m a singer, actor, and comedian. Nowhere in the job description of being a singer, actor, and comedian does it say you have to be skinny.”

“But for some reason, people really love to comment on how my body has changed in the last decade and I just don’t think that should be part of the discussion.”

Jinkx addressed the trolls directly and said, “My body is not for you to comment on.”

monsoon jinks in june 2015

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In 2018, the queen discussed the possibility of participating in All the starsdespite having previously dismissed the idea.

“There was a time when I said I wouldn’t do something like that, but I’ve seen a lot of my friends go to the All the stars seasons and they seem to be having a lot of fun for the most part,” Jinkx said.

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars is transmitted in Paramount+ in the US and Netflix in the UK.

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