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FOF #2050 –  Drag Queens vs Facebook

FOF #2050 – Drag Queens vs Facebook

Today we’re joined by Heklina to talk about their secret meeting with Facebook and what’ll happen if they don’t figure out a way to embrace people networking with their stage names.

Also joining us is Chicago drag queen Joan Waters, who just won Reddit’s Lipsync for Your Life Competition. Joan has a lot of funny things to talk about like that time she got into fight with two drag queens dressed up as Raggedy Ann and Andy, and all the online dirt.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 1 day ago 4
Coco Peru, photos by: Palladino Den Photography.

FOF #2041 – Coco Peru Gets Intimate

For over two decades, drag legend Coco Peru has appeared in many fabulous TV shows like Will & Grace and movies like Girls will be Girls, Too Wong Foo and Trick, where’s she will always be known for her iconic line “it burns.”

Today the legendary Coco Peru joins us to talk about her fabulous new career interviewing divas like Jane Fonda and Liza Minnelli for the Los Angeles LGBT Center, her shopping videos and she weighs in on the massive celebrity naked pic scandal.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 12 days ago 5
FOF #2039 – Alaska’s Makeup is Far from Terrible

FOF #2039 – Alaska’s Makeup is Far from Terrible

Alaska now has a hit on her hands with her new video “Your Makeup is Terrible” where he majestically deconstructs his drag creation, showing us the vulnerable man underneath the painted visage.

Listen as Alaska takes all your questions and gives us the dirt on his collaboration with Adore Delano, the common ground trans folks and drag performers share and how drag builds community.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 17 days ago 5
FOF #2031 – 17 Years A Showgirl

FOF #2031 – 17 Years A Showgirl

After 17 years of doing stage parodies of the movie Showgirls, San Francisco drag icon Peaches Christ is still not “too old for that ‘whorey look.’”

Showgirls bombed when it first hit theaters in 1995. Since then the movie has become a cult hit, in part thanks to dedicated and demented fans like Peaches Christ, who keep audiences excited for this oddball camp classic.

Listen as Peaches Christ shares with us some special moments she had with the recently deceased comedian Robin WIlliams.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 5
FOF #2025 – Viva Vivacious

FOF #2025 – Viva Vivacious

One of the most memorable entrances on any reality TV show was on RuPaul’s Drag Race, when Vivacious entered the workroom sporting a second head made from a foam wig stand. After what seemed like forever, Vivacious unzipped her green jacket to reveal her own face, snapping a paper fan at the queens declaring “Mother has arrived!”

Listen as we talk with Vivacious about why she was so flabbergasted being around RuPaul, the extended family of Ornacia and why she prefers to perform in the crowd instead of the stage.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 9
FOF #2022 –  Magnolia Crawford Puts Her Nose to the Grindstone

FOF #2022 – Magnolia Crawford Puts Her Nose to the Grindstone

Reynolds Englehart has a nose for strange and kooky characters. He’s best known for his drag-tastic creation, Magnolia Crawford who was kicked off early on the sixth season of RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Unfortunately, Magnolia Crawford was given a bad edit, and made to look like a miserable bitch. She was mercilessly teased for contouring her nose with make-up into a razor sharp point that could definitely cut a bitch if she wanted to.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 9
FOF #2021 –  Shea Couleé is Half Banjee and Bougie

FOF #2021 – Shea Couleé is Half Banjee and Bougie

Dolly Parton once said “It costs a lot of money to look this cheap.” People think theatrical make-up, hair and costume must be expensive to look good, but it’s certainly not the case.

Our guest today, Shea Coulee, describes herself as a little bit bougie and a little bit banjee. Either way, she’s 100% fierce. Listen as Shea joins us to take a look at tips on saving money for queens and anyone else who wants to look like a million bucks.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 2
FOF #2020 – Queen Annecy Travels to Oz

FOF #2020 – Queen Annecy Travels to Oz

While most teenagers dream of becoming friends with the artists they adore, 16 year old Annecy manages to draw the attention of of the world’s top drag queens and even some pop stars. Sharon Needles calls Annecy her drag daughter.

Listen as Annecy chats with us about why teenage girls love drag queens, her photoshoot with Jose Guzman Colon, and pissing on the corpse of the Wicked Witch

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 2 months ago 6
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 2 months ago 4