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FOF #2357A - Drug Problems - 07.13.16

FOF #2357A – Drug Problems

You’ve probably been out and about and started talking to a cute stranger when things began to get weird and you thought to yourself- what kind of drugs are they on?

Today, cosplay queen Fox E. Kim joins us to talk about myths and legends of our current drug culture and weird drugs from 60s everyone’s forgotten about.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 12 days ago 5
FOF #2357B - Drug Problems - 07.13.16

FOF #2357B – Drug Problems

In part two of our podcast – “Drug Problems” we continue chatting with Fox E. Kim about recreational drug use.

Listen as we tell some of our favorite stories about people on drugs and how we handled awkward drug induced moments.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 12 days ago 1
FOF #2351 - Muscle Queens Who Pump Us Up - 06.29.16

FOF #2351 – Muscle Queens Who Pump Us Up

Many drag queens draw their feminine inspiration from glamorous or even outrageous women, but some more athletic gals get their drag-spiration from muscular, strong glamazons who are ready to stop a war with love and make a liar tell the truth.

Joining us is Chicago muscle queen Alex Kay, who’s known to arm wrestle, flex and pig out onstage as Kourtney Kardashian eating a Kit Kat candy bar.

Ginger Minj - Ginger Pie w/ Vodka Infused Whipped Cream

Ginger Minj – Ginger Pie w/ Vodka Infused Whipped Cream

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 #2342 - The Women Who Inspired Drag Queens - 06.10.16

FOF #2342 – The Women Who Inspired Drag Queens

Behind every great drag queen is a great woman- female entertainers who inspired them to be the outrageous drag queen we all love.

Today drag queen historian and video blogger Jaymes Mansfield, who draws his inspiration from the tragic 60s blond bombshell Jayne Mansfield, joins us to talk about the great women who inspired great drag queens.

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 3 months 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 3 months 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 4 months ago 6