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FOF #2017 – Lola Von Miramar and the Delicious Tostones

FOF #2017 – Lola Von Miramar and the Delicious Tostones

Although Professor Larry La Fountain has made significant contributions to the field of Queer Latin American studies, he’s probably best known for his drag debut in “How to Make Tostones” which inspired our new web series Cooking with Drag Queens.

Today Larry La Fountain joins us to talk about his fabulous second career as drag queen Lola Von Miramar.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast, Writers 3 days ago 4
FOF #2016 – Jurassic Snark

FOF #2016 – Jurassic Snark

A whole new generation of fierce drag queens is spawning here in Chicago. Thanks to the success of RuPaul’s Drag Race, people have developed a huge appetite for drag, and the people are hungry for more.

Joining us today is the she-larious Trannika Rex, a drag queen whose name is 65 million years in the making. T-Rex is the drag ringleader at Berlin nightclub where she encourages queens to develop exciting new material, and not lip sync to top 40 hits.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 6 days ago 4
FOF #2008 – Red White and Peaches Christ

FOF #2008 – Red White and Peaches Christ

Something truly awful is happening to Pride Parades across the country. After years of being a rallying point for LGBT folks, the parades now attract an overwhelming number of people who are interested in having a good time and could care less about equality or community building.

Today, Peaches Christ joins us to talk about what we can do to make Pride Parades meaningful again.

FOF #2005 – Diving into Darienne Lake

FOF #2005 – Diving into Darienne Lake

After years of being drag mom to many gals, Darienne Lake finally made it on RuPaul’s Drag Race, only to be portrayed as a mean queen.

Years before that, she was on the Ricki Lake show with her drag daughter Pandora Boxx but the show’s ridiculous premise was “You’re Too Fat to be a Drag Queen.” Still, she manages to be one hell of a funny gal.

Today Darienne Lake joins us to talk about her roller coaster ride on RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 29 days ago 2
FOF #2004 – Surviving the RuPocalypse

FOF #2004 – Surviving the RuPocalypse

Imagine a world nearly destroyed by nuclear holocaust except for a few survivors whose new religion is based on ancient TV shows and long dead rock stars. That’s the world of Dystopia Rising- a Live Action Role Playing event where drag queens battle zombies in the backwoods of Texas.

Joining us today is Dr. Sarah Lynne Bowman, who navigates this make believe world where RuPaul’s Drag Race is a major religion and a resurrected Sharon Needles may hold the secret to ending the zombie wars.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 30 days ago 3
FOF #2001 – 2001: A Space Oddity

FOF #2001 – 2001: A Space Oddity

Due to illness, our 2000th podcast retrospective has been delayed. Many of you are itching for new podcast to listen to, so we are releasing one we did with Peaches Christ early for the Plus members.

Today Peaches Christ joins us to take a look at some of our favorite moments in sci-fi films. Why are robots so gay? Is Rocky Horror Picture Show really Sci Fi? And Sluts a Go-Go, the San Francisco drag troupe that created the film Vegas in Space.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 1 month ago 15
FOF #1997 – What Does the Joslyn Fox Say?

FOF #1997 – What Does the Joslyn Fox Say?

Wonk, wonk! We’re thrilled to have in the home studio the lovely Joslyn Fox, one of the most likable drag queens from Season Six of RuPaul’s Drag Race. She was a serious contender for the title of Miss Congeniality.

Listen as Joslyn shares with us the origins of her hilarious “wonk, wonk.” Plus an exclusive: Why did she wear that same necklace time and time again on the runway and not get clocked for it?

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 2
FOF #1996 – Adore Delano is Ready to Party

FOF #1996 – Adore Delano is Ready to Party

After winning our hearts on RuPaul’s Drag Race, Adore Delano is rocking the top of iTunes’ dance chart with her new album “Til Death Do Us Party” which comes out today.

Listen as America’s favorite chola talks about things that we didn’t get to see on RuPaul’s Drag Race, like her fight with Milk and the makeover squirrel challenge.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 3
FOF #1994 – Lady Bunny is a Carnival of Fun

FOF #1994 – Lady Bunny is a Carnival of Fun

Lady Bunny is back with “Clowns Syndrome,” a brand new show full of the raunchy humor that’s made Bunny an entertainment institution for three decades. And by that I mean she’s really old and belongs in an institution.

Listen as the phenomenal Lady Bunny joins us to talk about the clash between younger and older generations and performers and audiences over the use of controversial words. You don’t want to miss every delicious minute of this podcast!

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 7
FOF #1988 –  Keep Calm and April Carrión

FOF #1988 – Keep Calm and April Carrión

Although she didn’t make it to the top three on RuPaul’s Drag Race, April Carrión certainly charmed many of us, especially guest judge Adam Lambert whose sweet exchange with April on the show made Michelle Visage yell at them “get a room.”

Today the fabulous Boriqua, April Carrión, joins us to talk about getting into drag during art school, growing up as one of three gay brothers and working at her grandma’s bakery in the mountains of Puerto Rico.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 3