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FOF #2396 - I’m Not an Evil Queen, I Just Got a Bad Edit - 09.26.16

FOF #2396 – I’m Not an Evil Queen, I Just Got a Bad Edit

In an explosive “ru-venge” filled episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, Alyssa Edwards comes back from grave like the Walking Dead to bite Phi Phi O’Hara’s face off.

Today, RuPaul’s Drag Race season six fan favorite Vivacious, who was there for the comedy challenge that sent Phi Phi packing, joins us from her dressing room in New York City to fill up our mugs with hot tea.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 8 hours ago 0
FOF #2395 - Diary of a Punk Princess - 09.20.16

FOF #2395 – Diary of a Punk Princess

The punk rock scene of Los Angeles in 1970’s was a complete rejection of the commodification of music and youth culture, but after awhile, it experienced a massive fall out.

Today, punk rock royalty Pleasant Gehman, who recently wrote a chapter for the book “Under The Big Black Sun: A Personal History Of L.A. Punk” joins us to recall some of her magical times cavorting in the punk rock scene.

Posted in: Interviews, Music, Podcast, Writers 6 days ago 1
FOF #2394 - What Would a Drag Queen Do? - 09.19.16

FOF #2394 – What Would a Drag Queen Do?

When you think like a drag queen, you can overcome just about anything and become a whole new you. You can turn trash into treasure.

Today, drag queen expert Jackie Huba joins us to talk about her new book FIERCELY YOU: Be Fabulous and Confident by Thinking Like a Drag Queen.

FOF #2393 - Alaska Serves Up A Lil' Poundcake - 09.16.16

FOF #2393 – Alaska Serves Up A Lil’ Poundcake

All Stars 2 is everything and a bucket of chicken- it takes the world’s favorite drag queen tv show and cranks up the fashion, the lip syncs and the “shade of it all” to epic levels.

Today, one of the most loved drag queens from RuPaul’s Drag Race, Alaska Thunderfuck, joins us to serve up a big cup of piping hot tea for all the thirsty children.

FOF #2390 - Queer Science - 09.13.16

FOF #2390 – Queer Science

It’s no secret that LGBT folks have had a profound influence on the arts but they’ve also had a tremendous effect on scientific discovery even though they often had to hide who they were.

Today, we are joined by science journalist Vincent Gabrielle to explore the lives of extraordinary LGBT scientists who changed the world.

Nicole Paige Brooks - Blueberry Cheesecake Slab Pie

Nicole Paige Brooks – Blueberry Cheesecake Slab Pie

Anyone want a slice? Ginger pie is also known as a “chess pie.” These pies became popular during the American Revolutionary War, where it was considered good manners to keep a chest full of pies in case a hungry soldier stopped by and wanted a slice.

Joining us today to make this delicious ginger pie with vodka infused whipped cream is Ginger Minj, a cross dresser for Christ, whose name literally means ginger pie, kinda sorta. Dedicated to the people of Orlando, Florida.

FOF #2384 - What Kind of Drag Queen Are You? - 09.01.16

FOF #2384 – What Kind of Drag Queen Are You?

You’ve heard the saying that you are your own worst enemy, but when you’re a drag queen you’ve got two enemies: you and your drag creation.

Today, Chicago drag queen Eva Styles joins us to take a look at the wide variety of popular styles of drag queens, and which ones are sisters or natural born frenemies.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 26 days ago 2
FOF #2382 - We Are All Stars Too - 08.29.16

FOF #2382 – We Are All Stars Too

RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars is now back, and this time it’s doing everything that Drag Race does best: campy drama, wacky talent shows and wild drag queens untethered.

Today, we give you the run-down on the all new RuPauls’ Drag Race All Stars 2, the All Stars Cast Iconic Looks of VMAs and what to expect from the series.

Posted in: Culture & Style, Drag & Trans, Podcast, Television 28 days ago 2
FOF #2381 - Love and Hate 4 Cher and Trump - 08.25.16

FOF #2381 – Love and Hate 4 Cher and Trump

Trump may be sucking up the LGBT people but nobody’s buying it, especially Cher who just called him a fucking idiot.

Joining us today is writer Derek Elliot Bagley who is worried that now that LGBT folks are part of mainstream politics, we are losing what makes us special and that we may miss out on the chance to change the world.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 1 month ago 3
FOF #2376 - ¡Viva La Revolución! - 08.18.16

FOF #2376 – ¡Viva La Revolución!

Viva is an extraordinary film that captures the struggle of a young hairdresser named Jesus, played by Héctor Medina, who is trying to make it as a drag queen in Havana, Cuba.

Today we chat with Viva’s director, Irish filmmaker Paddy Breathnach about making a film about a young man who is finding his voice in the drag queen scene in Cuba, a country trapped in time.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Filmmakers, Interviews, Movies, Podcast 1 month ago 0