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FOF #2321 - Hollywood’s Disposable Beefcake, Part One - 04.11.16

FOF #2321 – Hollywood’s Disposable Beefcake, Part One

We love the wild women and outrageous plots of films like Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! Rocky Horror, Myra Breckinridge and Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, but despite their success as camp classics, after their release, the hunks who starred in them all but disappeared from Hollywood.

Today we’re joined by Peaches Christ, who has been parodying many of these campy films for decades, to discuss why these hunks ran screaming from Hollywood after making only one film.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 5 months ago 1
FOF #2313 - Latrice Royale Infuses Jazz with Pizazz - 03.25.16

FOF #2313 – Latrice Royale Infuses Jazz with Pizazz

One of the sweetest drag queens to ever come out of RuPaul’s Drag Race is Latrice Royale, who like Dr. Dre is straight out of Compton, or gay out of Compton.

Today, Latrice Royale joins us to talk about her new album “Here’s to Life,” a collection of jazz classics that pays tribute to strong black women in show business like Broadway’s Ruth Brown and jazz icon Shirley Horn.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Musicians, Podcast 5 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 5 months ago 6
FOF #2234 - Amazing Halloween Costume Ideas for 2015 - 10.16.15

FOF #2234 – Amazing Halloween Costume Ideas for 2015

Halloween is a special time of the year when the the veil between the living and the dead and the scantily clad is lifted, where both attention whores and regular old fashioned whores get their freak on.

Today we’re taking a look at what’s popular in Halloween costume ideas this year, the good, the bad, and the she-larious. Wild looks that will make you turn heads and get some action.

Posted in: Podcast 10 months ago 4
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.

FOFA #1216 – Cassandra Peterson on Elvira, All About Evil - 07.13.15

FOFA #1216 – Cassandra Peterson on Elvira, All About Evil

Cassandra began her career as Las Vegas showgirl and later went on to being a horror movie hostess. As Elvira she is a Halloween icon and sex symbol for all things campy and spooky.

Listen to this classic podcast with the brilliant Cassandra Peterson about taking off her character for the directing drag queen Peaches Christ, the origins of her beloved character Elvira and her thoughts on the movie “Showgirls.”

Posted in: Classic Podcasts, Podcast 11 months ago 0
FOF #2307 - Naysha Lopez Won Our Hearts - 03.16.16

FOF #2307 – Naysha Lopez Won Our Hearts

One of the hardest gigs on reality television is to be the first queen sent home on RuPaul’s Drag Race because you never get to show the world everything you have to offer.

Today Naysha Lopez, the first gal to go home from Season 8 of RuPaul’s Drag Race joins us to talk about winning the prestigious Miss Continental 2013, and how it compares with being on Drag Race.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 5 months ago 3
FOF #2264 - Unwrapping Pee Wee’s Christmas Special - 12.11.15

FOF #2264 – Unwrapping Pee Wee’s Christmas Special

One of our favorite oddball TV Christmas moments is Pee Wee’s Christmas Special, a star studded hour long event that aired in 1988 at the height of Pee Wee Herman’s popularity.

Today we take you inside Pee Wee’s Christmas Special with the she-larious Irene Marquette,
who is putting on a holiday extravaganza inspired by Pee Wee Herman’s Holiday Show complete with variety acts and animation in the Curio Show at Chicago’s IO Theater.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 9 months ago 2
FOF #2225 - Tommy Walton Sets the Kitchen on Fire - 10.01.15

FOF #2225 – Tommy Walton Sets the Kitchen on Fire

We’re just crazy about Tommy Walton, who Chef Gordon Ramsay said was one of the most memorable people on his reality TV cooking competition MasterChef.

Today we chat with Chef Tommy Walton about his stint on reality TV, his wild fashion sensibility and how he managed to convince one of the contestants that he was a vampire.

FOF #2292 - Poking the Eye of the Beholder - 02.17.16

FOF #2292 – Poking the Eye of the Beholder

We all know that beauty is subjective – that not everyone agrees on what looks good, but nonetheless most merchandise is sold based on a very narrow idea of what is hot.

Our guest today is NSFW erotic blogger Clark Rogers, who writes about beauty standards and inspiring others to look at themselves in new ways.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 6 months ago 4