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FOF #2128 - Tempest DuJour’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day - 03.05.15

FOF #2128 – Tempest DuJour’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

More so than any other year, the fans of RuPaul’s Drag Race were heartbroken watching the first queen of the season go home. RuPaul may have sent Arizona drag queen Tempest DuJour packing but it’s clear that this drag daddy has much more to give.

Listen as we chat with Tempest about being a father to two beautiful children, teaching costume design at the University of Arizona and gobble gobble, her turkey named Istanbul.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 day ago 2
FOF #2127 - How to Have Nice Things - 03.04.15

FOF #2127 – How to Have Nice Things

A quiet war has been brewing over the right of video game fans to make and play outrageous anti-social video games. At the core of the controversy, Gamergate shows how some have lost the ability to engage constructively with people they disagree with and instead attack them in some of the most vicious ways possible.

But it doesn’t have to be a losing battle. Joining us today is Zan Christensen, from Northwest Press, to explain how we can better handle conflict online.

Posted in: Podcast 2 days ago 4
FOF #2126 - RuPaul’s Drag Race Quenches the Thirst - 03.03.15

FOF #2126 – RuPaul’s Drag Race Quenches the Thirst

The wait is over! RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7 is underway with 14 fabulous gals in wigs whose talents are “bigs” competing for the coveted title of America’s Next Drag Superstar.

Joining us is the she-larious Joan Waters, who is currently working on “Out of Sync” a sitcom web series focusing on a group of rag tag drag queens trying to make it big on reality TV.

Posted in: Podcast 3 days ago 5
FOF #2125 - The Search for Spock - 03.02.15

FOF #2125 – The Search for Spock

Farewell Leonard Nimoy, you have been, and forever shall be our friend. The legendary man who made famous Mr. Spock from Star Trek, died on Friday at age 83.

Today, Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the extraordinary actor who made Mr. Spock into one of history’s greatest TV characters.

Posted in: Podcast 4 days ago 5
FOF #2124 - Internet Wins - 02.27.15

FOF #2124 – Internet Wins

Today is a very good day for net neutrality. It’s a victory for anyone who has something to say and needs to get the word out. Hey! That’s us!

Joining us today is comedian Cody Melcher, to weigh in on what this ruling means for folks on Instagramland, YouTube land, Twitter land and folks all across the lands.

Posted in: Podcast 7 days ago 2
FOF #2123 - True Grit - 02.26.15

FOF #2123 – True Grit

RuPaul says that all you need to be America’s next drag superstar is Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve and Talent, but it takes more than that. It also takes GRIT! True grit.

Today we’re joined by Drew Fowler who is currently working on his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. Drew is looking into drag queens and other non-conforming artists, to gain insight on what it takes for them to succeed in their careers and in life.

Posted in: Podcast 8 days ago 2
FOF #2122 - I Danced with Madonna - 02.25.15

FOF #2122 – I Danced with Madonna

In 2012, Chicago Lawyer Shaun Sperling uploaded a twenty year old video of himself dancing to Madonna’s song Vogue at his Bar Mitzvah. The video went viral, with over 1.3 million views on YouTube.

Listen as we talk with Shaun about how Madonna and her music ultimately helped him find himself, life after the media spectacle and squeezing the juice out of his 15 minutes of fame.

Posted in: Podcast 9 days ago 4
FOF #2121 - The Day After the Oscars - 02.24.15

FOF #2121 – The Day After the Oscars

This year’s Oscars were walking on eggshells over snubbing African American films and actors, but then the drama continued next day as viewers began to unpack all the shenanigans at the Academy Awards.

Today we’re taking a look at more of the stuff that went down on the Oscars, like—

Oscar Winning Imitation Game Writer Graham Moore says he’s not gay, just weird.

Posted in: Podcast 10 days ago 5
FOF #2120 - From Drag Race to the Oscars - 02.23.15

FOF #2120 – From Drag Race to the Oscars

It was a big week for the gays, with RuPaul’s Drag Race premieres popping up all across the land and on Sunday, the Academy Awards. Joining us today is the fabulous Specificity Jones, a Chicago comedy queen who held her own this summer in a showcase in Provincetown hosted by Bianca Del Rio.

Listen as we dish on the Season 7 premiere held here Chicago and the Oscars. It’s off the hook!

Posted in: Podcast 11 days ago 3
FOF #2119 - Peaches Christ’s Oscar Picks for 2015 - 02.20.15

FOF #2119 – Peaches Christ’s Oscar Picks for 2015

The Academy Awards are this Sunday, and many folks will place their bets on who will snatch the coveted Oscars. We really have no idea who will win, but thankfully Peaches Christ has seen all the films at least twice, and is really really good at picking a winner.

Today, the glorious Peaches Christ, almighty saint of Hollywood camp and drag queens joins us to take a look at this year’s films likely to win an Oscar.

Posted in: Podcast 13 days ago 0