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FOF #2329 - Magnus Hastings’ Wonderful World of Drag - 05.17.16

FOF #2329 – Magnus Hastings’ Wonderful World of Drag

For over a decade, Magnus Hastings has photographed the world’s greatest drag queens for his luscious new coffee table book “Why Drag?” which also features short stories marked by humor and, oftentimes, sincerity on why the queens do drag.

Today we talk with Magnus Hastings about his new book and how selfies have replaced autographs.

FOF #2327 - Bob v Kim, Who Will Win? - 05.05.16

FOF #2327 – Bob v Kim, Who Will Win?

We are torn apart. In a delicious but twisted turn of fate, Kim Chi and Bob the Drag Queen, two of our favorite gals from Cooking with Drag Queens, are up to win and become America’s Next Drag Superstar on RuPaul’s Drag Race.

But ultimately, the real winner are the fans.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 23 days ago 5
Bob the Drag Queen - African Peanut Curry w/ Tofu & Purple Potatoes

Bob the Drag Queen – African Peanut Curry w/ Tofu & Purple Potatoes

Yum! New York City comedy queen Bob the Drag Queen from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8 joins us to make a rich, delicious african peanut curry with tofu, purple potatoes and naan bread.

Joining us to kiki in the kitchen and get her hands dirty is the she-larious Bob the Drag Queen, one of New York City’s hottest drag acts.

FOF #2322 - A Brief Herstory of Drag Queen Music - 04.13.16

FOF #2322 – A Brief Herstory of Drag Queen Music

Long before drag queens became drag superstars, many gender non conforming artists worked the Chitlin Circuit, a nickname given to venues where black and often queer artists could freely and safely perform in a racially segregated America.

Today we’re going back, back, back to the roots of drag queen musical acts from the Chitlin Circuit all the way to RuPaul and beyond with DJ Marc Moose Moder.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 1 month ago 3
FOF #2320 - The Incredible Life of Male Actress Charles Pierce - 04.08.16

FOF #2320 – The Incredible Life of Male Actress Charles Pierce

Long before people lined up to meet the reality TV stars from RuPaul’s Drag Race, comedian Charles Pierce packed the clubs from the 1960s to the 90s with his outrageous send ups of Hollywood’s Golden Age divas.

Today we’re joined by actor Kirk Fredrick, whose new book “Write That Down! The Comedy of Male Actress Charles Pierce,” details his work as a producer, stage manager, and dresser to Pierce for over 20 years.

Posted in: Actors, Drag & Trans, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 2 months ago 6
FOF #2318 - How to Get Rich off Bigotry and Discrimination - 04.06.16

FOF #2318 – How to Get Rich off Bigotry and Discrimination

In Kansas, students will be awarded a whopping $2,500 bucks if they report a transgender person using the bathroom, which got our friend Jeffrey Jay thinking that he could “accidentally” get caught using the “wrong bathroom” and then split the reward money as soon as he gets out of prison.

Today we’re joined by the he-larious Jeffrey Jay to take a look at the outrageous nature of the new anti-trans bathroom bills.

Posted in: Comedians, Drag & Trans, Podcast 2 months ago 7
Natasha Douglas Wins  Miss Continental Plus 2016

Natasha Douglas Wins Miss Continental Plus 2016

Congratulations to the large and in charge Natasha Douglas for snatching the crown at the Miss Continental Plus Pageant 2016. We absolutely adore Natasha’s charm and style. The highly coveted title of Miss Continental Plus 2016 couldn’t have gone to a nicer queen. May you reign supreme girl!

Posted in: Drag & Trans 2 months ago 0
FOF #2306 - A Kiki with Jonny and Lady Red - 03.15.16

FOF #2306 – A Kiki with Jonny and Lady Red

Jonny and Lady Red recently premiered a new season of their hit Youtube talk show Hey Qween as well as unveiling a new website filled with more “gayest of all time” content.

Today we kiki with Jonny and Lady Red from their home in L.A. about who is hot on this season on RuPaul’s Drag Race and what to expect at the Austin International Drag Festival.

Listen as Jonny weighs in on why drag queens all of a sudden have to be nice, chastises us for not being timid enough, and Lady Red slut shames us t

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast, YouTube Celebrities 2 months ago 8
VIDEO: Son of a Preacher Man - Tom Goss

VIDEO: Son of a Preacher Man – Tom Goss

Tom Goss gives lesbian singer Dusty Springfield’s “Son of a Preacher Man” a gay twist with teens who fall in love. Look closely at the congregation at church and you’ll see the lovely Deven Green sitting in the pews.

Posted in: Music, Videos 2 months ago 1
FOF #2305 - Hillary Clinton’s AIDS Crisis - 03.14.16

FOF #2305 – Hillary Clinton’s AIDS Crisis

The Reagan presidency is considered a colossal failure by people familiar with the crisis because the Reagans never dealt with the plague until hundreds of thousands of people had already died.

Why did Hillary Clinton think it would be a good idea to credit the worst President and First Lady when it came to AIDS? Today we take a look at Hillary Clinton’s “misspeak” and gay folks’ reaction to it.

Posted in: Health & Wellness, Podcast, Politics & Activism 2 months ago 6