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FOF #2102 - Take Our Love Quiz and Find Out! - 01.21.15

FOF #2102 – Take Our Love Quiz and Find Out!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, everyone is sharing this obnoxious New York Times article about how scientists helped people fall in love in a lab, by simply asking a series of intimate questions.

Can people choose to fall in love by asking the right questions or is there more to falling head over heels?

Today our love doctor Brian Sweeney joins us to give us a full prescription of amore-cillin

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 5 days ago 6
FOF #2095 - Attack of the Sequels - 12.17.14

FOF #2095 – Attack of the Sequels

What year is this? Hollywood is suddenly bombarding us with teaser trailers for beloved film franchises from our youth: Star Wars, Terminator, Jurassic Park and Mad Max.

Joining us is film fanatic Brian Sweeney, who, when he’s not busy looking at dirty pictures on the internet, he’s digging up the dirt on all these upcoming movies.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 month ago 5
FOF #2083 - Ting a Ling a Ling - 11.17.14

FOF #2083 – Ting a Ling a Ling

There are a lot of strange words used to describe or insult gay men: fruits, cock jockeys, donut punchers, Oaklahomos and bone smugglers. But ultimately our favorite slur word is “ting a ling a ling” a phrase that everyone credits to Homer Simpson, but ultimately can be traced back to Dean Martin’s song “That’s Amore.”

Today, Brian Sweeney is back from the dead to talk about our favorite slur and slang words used for gay men.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 2 months ago 5
FOF #2029 - Guardians of Depravity - 08.08.14

FOF #2029 – Guardians of Depravity

Guardians of the Galaxy blew up last weekend, with an impressive $94 million debut, making it the biggest August opening ever.

Besides being a hilarious tribute to space action films, the summer blockbuster opens the door to awesome sequels and cements comedic hunk Chris Pratt as the Internet’s most favorite celebrity. Move over Jennifer Lawrence, here comes something meatier!

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at why Guardians of the Galaxy is a fun success while the film Green Lantern fails miserably.

Posted in: Podcast 6 months ago 6
FOF #2019 - Nice People Are More Likely To Hurt You - 07.23.14

FOF #2019 – Nice People Are More Likely To Hurt You

Instinctively, we tend to be a little suspicious about folks who are nice all the time. Underneath that sunny disposition, are they hiding a knife to stab you in the back?

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at a new study that says nice people are the first to hurt you.

Posted in: Podcast 6 months ago 9
FOF #2006 - Star Wars, Nothing But Star Wars - 06.26.14

FOF #2006 – Star Wars, Nothing But Star Wars

Chicago is getting the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art! But since folks here in the Windy City love to rename things, we’ll be calling it the Star Wars Museum.

Joining us today is super-geek Brian Sweeney, who says he’s getting “too old for this shit” after being on the toilet for twenty minutes.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 7 months ago 9
FOF #1987 - Happy Birthday Brian Sweeney! - 05.15.14

FOF #1987 – Happy Birthday Brian Sweeney!

It’s comedian Brian Sweeney’s birthday, and he expects all of you to celebrate or so help him God, he’ll make it his personal mission to destroy everything that you love. Brian has an awkward time around people, so don’t take his threats seriously.

Today, Brian Sweeney joins us to talk about why so many 30 somethings get depressed on their birthdays and why the new Spiderman movie sucked so bad.

Posted in: Podcast 9 months ago 6
FOF #1969 - The Awesome Habits of Happy People - 04.15.14

FOF #1969 – The Awesome Habits of Happy People

Ru-oh, Logo just Ru-pologized for the use of “She-Male” launching another firestorm. Today cranky Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the toxic habits of miserable people, and why nagging only makes you feel better at the moment but isn’t an effective tool for bringing about lasting change.

Is it possible to both celebrate the outrageous nature of drag queens and also choose to avoid certain words that can be hurtful?

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 10 months ago 18
FOF #1956 - Cockocracy - 03.21.14

FOF #1956 – Cockocracy

Regardless of whether a guy is gay, straight, he’s probably tugging on his wang in the locker room to make it look bigger to others who are most definitely sneaking a peak.

A new study says that the size of your buddy’s cock may be importantin boosting group morale.

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at why having a big cock, but not too big matters to other men.

Posted in: Podcast 10 months ago 6
FOF #1950 - CrossFits of Rage - 03.10.14

FOF #1950 – CrossFits of Rage

Transgender athelete Chloie Jönsson is suing CrossFit for 2.5 million dollars after being told she has to compete with men even though she’s transitioned to being female.

If there is already a precedent for people with hormone replacement therapy to compete in sports, why should this be any different?

Joining us today is sour-puss comedian Brian Sweeney to take a look at gender identity in competitive sports, and how some organizations have proposed solving this dilemma.

Posted in: Podcast 11 months ago 9