Hillary Clinton may have come up short for the presidency, but sleep easy tonight, my fried food fans. Reba McEntire just used a chicken drummie to smash through the glass ceiling to become the first female Colonel Sanders for KFC!
Considering how many times I’ve had an emotional breakdown drinking vodka sodas in front of drag queens warbling to “Fancy,” it was only a matter of time Reba returned the favor and did drag herself. The new role for Reba comes as the chain promotes its Smoky Mountain BBQ fried chicken…two Tennessee treats in one!
Nothing to see here, folks. Nope, nothin’ at all. Just the same old Colonel with a new flavor of fried chicken. pic.twitter.com/ju2omd07OC
— KFC (@kfc) January 26, 2018
Reba had teased the new part earlier in the day:
— Reba (@reba) January 26, 2018
Some are saying she follows in the footsteps of Rob Lowe, George Hamilton, and Darrell Hammond, but I say shame on them! Reba follows nobody! They were warming up for ginger greatness!