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FOF #2283A - Put the Money on the Floor - 02.02.16

FOF #2283A – Put the Money on the Floor

The Vixen done with trying to grab all her tips while she’s death dropping on stage. So— she’s releasing a new single “Money on the Floor” to encourage the children to leave the munty on the floor so she can nab it at the end of her act.

Today, The Vixen joins us to conDRAGulate Cooking with Drag Queens’ very own Kim Chi and Bob the Drag Queen (coming soon) on winning Season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race!

Posted in: Podcast, Drag Queens & Kings 5 days ago 4
FOF #2283B - Put the Money on the Floor - 02.02.16

FOF #2283B – Put the Money on the Floor

In part two of “Put the Money on the Floor” we continue our conversation with The Vixen about who could be first to go home on season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Plus: employees at a Burger King in California smash all the restaurant’s windows after a prank phone call about a gas leak.

And is it a good idea to model your drag name after a deadly disease – I’m talking about you Zika Virus.

Posted in: Podcast, Drag Queens & Kings 5 days ago 1
FOF #2278A - Experiencing Wendy Ho - 01.26.16

FOF #2278A – Experiencing Wendy Ho

Once upon a time, there was a little white girl who grew up in the Brewster Projects of Toledo, Ohio. Little Wendy Jo Smith grew up to become the sassy Wendy Ho and now drag queens love to lip sync her outrageous songs in nightclubs throughout the land.

Today we chat with Wendy Ho about how she developed her outrageous character, what it’s like occupying the same entertainment space as drag queens, and her thoughts on cultural appropriation.

FOFA #2278B - Experiencing Wendy Ho - 01.26.16

FOFA #2278B – Experiencing Wendy Ho

In part two of our podcast “Experiencing Wendy Ho” we continue our conversation with the she-larious Wendy Ho about her outrageous music and career working as an unconventional drag queen.

What does Wendy Ho have to say about the future of RuPaul’s Drag Race? Did the gay men who got kicked out of the wig store here in Chicago have it coming?

FOF #2275A - Peaches Christ, the Oscars & Diversity - 01.21.16

FOF #2275A – Peaches Christ, the Oscars & Diversity

Like all awards ceremonies that celebrate the rich and powerful, The Academy Awards has a huge diversity problem with not a single black actor getting a nomination.

Today we’re joined by the brilliant Peaches Christ, drag queen and film connoisseur to talk about the films nominated for the Oscars, and why the critically acclaimed film Tangerine about two trans sex workers of color got completely ignored.

Posted in: Podcast, Drag Queens & Kings 17 days ago 3
FOF #2273A - Sheryl is Still Hilarious - 01.18.16

FOF #2273A – Sheryl is Still Hilarious

While living in L.A, comedian John Loos, wondered about what kind of woman enjoys listening to radio personality Delilah. And so— Sheryl, John’s drag creation, was born.

Today John Loos joins us to talk about his love for creating eccentric female characters while in real life, he’s a former high school football player who stands at 6’3 and weighs a very muscular 220 lbs.

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Comedians, Drag Queens & Kings 19 days ago 3
FOF #2262 - The Hardest Working Drag Queen in Chicago - 12.08.15

FOF #2262 – The Hardest Working Drag Queen in Chicago

CeeCee LaRouge may be one of the hardest working drag queens in the Windy City because she’s part of so many drag families, with 8 pageant titles and dozens of drag daughters and cousins she makes a Mormon compound seem quaintly understaffed.

Today we celebrate Puerto Rican Christmas with CeeCee LaRouge, talking about how Puerto Ricans love to celebrate the holidays from Thanksgiving all the way until May.

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Drag Queens & Kings 2 months ago 1
FOF #2261 - Will Tangerine be the Queen of the Oscars? - 12.07.15

FOF #2261 – Will Tangerine be the Queen of the Oscars?

For the first time ever, there’s Oscar buzz surrounding transgender actresses Mya Taylor and Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, for their amazing portrayals of two best friends working the streets of Los Angeles in the independent film Tangerine.

Today, San Francisco drag icon Peaches Christ joins us to take a look at some of our favorite movies featuring sex workers— strippers, gigolos, prostitutes and all those who work hard for the money, so you better treat them right

Posted in: Podcast, Drag Queens & Kings 2 months ago 5
FOF #2259 - Professor Drag Queen - 12.03.15

FOF #2259 – Professor Drag Queen

Today we’re joined by academic drag queen Summer Clearance, who under the name Domenick Scudera is a professor of theater at Ursinus College in Collegeville, Pennsylvania.

Domenick teaches a course on the History of Drag Performance, from Shakespeare to RuPaul, where he gets his students excited about the artform of drag as it “brings into focus issues of identity, authority, agency, gender variance, and masculine/feminine constructs.”

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Drag Queens & Kings 2 months ago 4
FOF #2254 - Lady Red Couture is the World’s Biggest Drag Queen - 11.18.15

FOF #2254 – Lady Red Couture is the World’s Biggest Drag Queen

Lady Red Couture may well be as she calls herself “the world’s largest drag queen in captivity.” As Jonny McGovern’s sidekick on Hey Qween, Lady Red throws legendary shade while sitting on her own couch and munching snacks.

Today we kiki with Lady Red Couture about crowdfunding her new album, her friendship with Jonny McGovern and the challenges she’s overcome to become her glorious self.

Posted in: Podcast, Interviews, Drag Queens & Kings 3 months ago 5