“Jeopardy” Finally Gets Shady With Gay-Slang Question

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You know drag has arrived when Jeopardy includes a question about drag-queen trivia: On an episode this week, contestants were asked to name the word that means “One term for talking trash about someone is ’throwing’ this, like a big elm tree might do.”

Oh, the shade of it all!

Earlier this year, some brilliant soul registered the Twitter handle @GayJeopardy and started posting faux clues like these:

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If you’re still not 100% on the concept of shade, the queens of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 5 open the library in the “Reading is Fundamental” mini-challenge, below

Related: Nene Leakes Teaches Naomi Campbell How To Throw Shade: WATCH

h/t: Necole Bitchie