See if ”Queer Eye for the Straight Guy” is a winner or a loser
VIEWERS 2.4 million
WHAT HAPPENED Five gay men barged into the lives of sloppy straight guys for a head-to-toe makeover. The oft-hilarious process of plucking, waxing, and poking culminated in the presentation of the well-scrubbed final product to family and friends.
WHY IT WORKED Its gaysploitative take on makeover shows tweaked age-old stereotypes without being hopelessly PC. And the cheeky ”Hip Tips” were actually useful.
LASTING CONTRIBUTION TO THE GENRE ”Tszujing” (”Queer” for primping).