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  1. Caitlyn Jenner, for all of her flaws, did start a conversation around the world about gender.
  2. The first time I ever dressed in drag was at a costume party during my childhood. I went as Wonder Woman and my mom even took me to get the costume.
  3. I’m just looking at other opportunities, television… not so much another existing reality show, but more about creating stuff.
  4. People who cling rigidly to gender binaries are more than welcome to. But for a lot of young people, we’re seeing that our gender roles don’t have to be dictated by a set of rules made by society. We can do whatever feels natural to us.
  5. I’ve seen attraction manifest itself in so many fascinating ways. Lots of straight-identifying men have been attracted to me as Courtney.
  6. For my teen years and all of my twenties it felt like I was trying to live up to this expectation of being a man and what that meant — not just what clothes I wore, but how I acted.
  7. I live in a bubble, but there have been times when my bubble has been burst.
  8. There is so much frustration in the heterosexual male community manifesting in different ways, whether it be aggression or sexism or racism. I’m not saying all heterosexual men are that way, but you do see a lot of it.
  9. I think it’s so important to think about the basic human rights of others and to use our collective voices, minds and bodies to lift those people up and bring about change.
  10. ‘The Bi Life’ will show many stories. I think that people will find some of those stereotypes, maybe some people are greedy, maybe some people are using bisexual as a transition, but not all of them are.
  11. I am attracted to people irrespective of their gender.
  12. I’ve learnt I don’t have to be a man and I don’t have to be a woman, I can just be me.
  13. I’ve had boyfriends I’ve dated whom I met as Courtney, but then dated as Shane. Courtney can certainly act as a glamorous stepping stone across the pond.
  14. I had post-traumatic stress from ‘Drag Race’ a little bit.
  15. My style of drag has always been a little bit more moderate.
  16. I don’t get too dressy as a boy that often.
  17. Brexit happened. Donald Trump is president. If Ann Widdecombe won CBB Year of the Woman, it would be the third sign of the Apocalypse.
  18. The Spice Girls were the life preserver to my high school years.
  19. We have such a rigid idea of what heterosexuality is and that’s problematic. We have such a rigid idea of what gay is and that’s also problematic.
  20. I remember my first Mardi Gras. It was in the year 2001. I decided earlier that day that I was going to go in drag. It was my third time in drag.

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