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FOF #2086 – Diary of a Bearded Drag Queen

FOF #2086 – Diary of a Bearded Drag Queen

For being such an experimental art form, audiences sometimes get very critical of drag queens who defy expectations of what they perceive as feminine. It’s not always easy being a nonconformist in a world of gender non-conformers.

Joining us today is the fabulous Lucy Stoole, a bearded fishy genderfuck queen best known for her over-the-top performances at music venues in Chicago. Lucy’s specialty is hosting drag nights that feature punk bands and underground performers.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 3 hours ago 1
FOF #2085 – Sissy That Walk

FOF #2085 – Sissy That Walk

Prankster Dennis Chuyeshkov got a lot of attention for his video where strangers hurl insults at him as he walks through New York City dressed up as a very effeminate gay man, wearing tight orange pants and a black low-cut v neck t-shirt.

Joining us today is the very funny Cody Melcher, who gets quite a bit of attention for dressing up every single day as an 19th century dandy. Listen as we talk about Dennis’ viral video and all the hot news

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 2 days ago 1
FOF #2084 – Boy You Look Good in Those Heels

FOF #2084 – Boy You Look Good in Those Heels

We’ve tried to make a lot of crazy things go viral over the years: anti-war cake sitting, nude weddings, nude haircuts, glitter day, and all failed miserably. Even though you, our lovely and loyal audience gave it a go, the rest of the world is still trying to catch up with how fabulous we all truly are.

Today we’re taking a look at something that isn’t viral but should be: men in heels.

Posted in: Culture & Style, Podcast 3 days ago 2
FOF #2083 – Ting a Ling a Ling

FOF #2083 – Ting a Ling a Ling

There are a lot of strange words used to describe or insult gay men: fruits, cock jockeys, donut punchers, Oaklahomos and bone smugglers. But ultimately our favorite slur word is “ting a ling a ling” a phrase that everyone credits to Homer Simpson, but ultimately can be traced back to Dean Martin’s song “That’s Amore.”

Today, Brian Sweeney is back from the dead to talk about our favorite slur and slang words used for gay men.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 4 days ago 2
FOF #2082 – Shawn Binder is Embarrassed by Everything

FOF #2082 – Shawn Binder is Embarrassed by Everything

If your happiness relies on what you see on TV, you’re going to be miserable, so why not look to other forms of culture for inspiration. Maybe that’s why young people are turning to the internet for entertainment.

Today we’re joined by writer Shawn Binder, who feels the way gay men are portrayed in the media makes the younglings feel like they are making a terrible, terrible mistake in their lives by being gay.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 7 days ago 2
FOF #2081 – Alexandra Billings is the Friend Everyone Deserves

FOF #2081 – Alexandra Billings is the Friend Everyone Deserves

Hollywood isn’t stellar when it comes to casting out of the closet LGBT actors in roles that portray the LGBT experience.

But thankfully that’s changing. Leading the way is trans actress Alexandra Billings, who holds the distinction of being the first trans woman to play a transgender character on television.

Posted in: Actors, Interviews, Podcast 9 days ago 1
FOF #2080 – A Kiki with Jonny McGovern

FOF #2080 – A Kiki with Jonny McGovern

For almost ten years, Jonny McGovern has been a podcast star with his tour de force of faggotry “Gay Pimpin.“ We’ve shared many listeners over the years who have begged us to do a show together.

Well here it is!

Listen as worlds collide while we turn up the T and the shade all the way up to 11 as we kiki on all the queens and queer comedians we know and love.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast, YouTube Celebrities 9 days ago 9
FOF #2079 – The Wigs Behind Hedwig

FOF #2079 – The Wigs Behind Hedwig

Neil Patrick Harris won a Tony Award for starring in Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway, but we all know the real star is the spectacular wig design of Mike Potter.

The task of styling these magnificent wigs for the show goes to legendary NY drag queen Perfidia. Listen as Perfidia gives us a behind the scenes tour of what it’s like styling wigs for the show, working with the all the Hedwigs, and did she ever solve Broadway’s biggest mystery- the case of the stolen Hedwig wig.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 11 days ago 3
FOF #2078 – Divas Defining Moments

FOF #2078 – Divas Defining Moments

Gay men love their divas. Whenever Cher, Madonna, Beyonce or Lady Gaga do a concert, gay neighborhoods are ghost towns as we flock to stadiums.

Today New York’s Bob the Drag Queen joins us to take a look at our favorite divas and the defining moments that propelled their careers into the realm of legend.

Posted in: Podcast 15 days ago 4
FOF #2077 – Sami Grisafe Loves Her Ukulele

FOF #2077 – Sami Grisafe Loves Her Ukulele

On today’s live music podcast, we have Chicago’s LGBT music “It girl” Sami Grisafe! Sammi is giving us a sneak peek at her new album “Brand New Fairy tale” which features Eric Himan singing the hook in the title song.

Listen as Sami weighs in on the rapidly changing music scene, and how artists are doing it for themselves.

Posted in: Interviews, Live Music Sessions, Musicians, Podcast 16 days ago 2