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EXCLUSIVE: Meet the queens reading for Drag Queen Storytime in Chula Vista

Meet the queens reading for Drag Queen Storytime in Chula Vista.

In drag terms, reading is something you do when you want to playfully tear someone down. But events such as the upcoming Drag Queen Storytime in Chula Vista reading is about encouragement, engaging kids to enjoy real books away from their iPads with a pinch of diversity and acceptance thrown in.

Drag show cancelled because it featured artists with Down syndrome

Drag show cancelled because it featured artists with Down Syndrome.

Peter Meijer, the owner of the Tanglefoot Building in Grand Rapids, Michigan canceled a drag show because it features entertainers with Down syndrome. 

The British troupe of performers known as Drag Syndrome were scheduled to appear on August 19, but Meijer, who is also running for Congress, pulled the plug because he felt the actors were being "exploited."

Colorado umbrella brigade shields out homophobes

A Colorado comic book store owner came under fire from noisy militant protestors after he started a monthly family-friendly drag show, but supporters reigned supreme with a colorful wall of umbrellas. 

Some Chula Vista parents, faith leaders mad that "Drag Queen Storytime" is headed to one of their branches

Some Chula Vista parents and religious leaders not happy that Drag Queen Story Hour is headed to their library.

Drag queens across the country are going to the library to read to young children in a program called "Drag Queen Storytime," while some San Diegans think this type of community event is overdue others in Chula Vista are calling foul and have no interest in allowing their children to check it out when it debuts at their local branch next month.