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FOF #2604 - You Gonna Love Yuhua Hamasaki - 04.09.18

FOF #2604 – You Gonna Love Yuhua Hamasaki

Yuhua Hamasaki says she’s “witty, sassy and gay but don’t worry she’s also cray cray” and just to prove she is indeed cray cray, she’s on Feast of Fun.

Today Yuhua Hamasaki, a drag queen who has all her teeth, joins us to talk about her wild experience on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10, the “Miss Vanjie” phenomenon, and the Rachel Tensions between Chicago’s The Vixen and New York City’s Aquaria.

FOF #2599 - I Have Cancer - 03.28.18

FOF #2599 – I Have Cancer

Art has the power to take pain and suffering and make it transcendent.

I have cancer. When I went to have my basal cell carcinoma removed, I asked the doctor if I could film it and turn it into art like the French performance artist Orlan, she just laughed and said “no.” But I did get to take a medical selfie.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 10 months ago 0
FOF #2616 - Bianca Del Rio's New Book Will Kill You - 05.11.18

FOF #2616 – Bianca Del Rio’s New Book Will Kill You

As if she wasn’t busy enough with her comedy career Bianca Del Rio has got a new book: Blame It On Bianca Del Rio: The Expert On Nothing With An Opinion On Everything, the only self help book she says will help raise the rate of suicide.

Today Bianca Del Rio joins us to give us a sneak peek at her new book, what she thinks of the queens from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10, working with Joan Rivers, and that viral moment when an audience member told her to be more respectful.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 9 months ago 0
FOF #2617 - The Makeup of Joseph Harwood - 05.14.18

FOF #2617 – The Makeup of Joseph Harwood

Before YouTube, many folks who love to put on a lot of makeup had to rely on their friends to develop extraordinary looks of their own. Thankfully today most folks can pick up some good tricks online and look like as if Linda Evangelista had a beautiful alien baby.

Today our guest is YouTube makeup star Joseph Harwood, winner of Simon Cowell’s YouGeneration reality contest to find the world’s next video blogging superstar. Unfortunately the show never fully got off the ground due to some controversy over crowning a gender non-conforming artist, but thankfully it all worked out in the end.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 8 months ago 0
FOF #2621 - Scott Thompson Brings Back Buddy Cole to Save the World - 05.21.18

FOF #2621 – Scott Thompson Brings Back Buddy Cole to Save the World

One of the most influential comedians of our time has been Scott Thompson with his work on The Kids in the Hall, the pioneering sketch comedy show where five friends every week crossdressed into outrageous characters; and his creation of Buddy Cole, the acid tongued gay socialite who can get away with saying anything.

Today comedian Scott Thompson joins us to talk about his iconic character, the re-release of Budy Cole’s biography ‘Buddy Babylon’ and his new hit show Après Le Déluge (After the Flood): The Buddy Cole Monologues.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 months ago 1
FOF #2577 - Miz Cracker and Cheese - 02.14.18

FOF #2577 – Miz Cracker and Cheese

It’s been a huge year for drag queens and their fans, not just with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s move to a major cable channel, but also with the many web series and reality TV shows featuring drag artists.

So why are people saying drag is not the shiny happy party it promised to be? As Morgan McMichael says “why you mad girl?”

Today, one of New York’s hottest drag queens, Miz Cracker, joins us to talk about the way drag queens have taken over media and what that means for the goils who grew up pounding the pavement in heels to perform at the local queer watering holes.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 11 months ago 4
FOF #2629 - Marc’s Great Norway Adventure - 07.02.18

FOF #2629 – Marc’s Great Norway Adventure

Folks were left gagging when Marc announced that after 14 years of podcasting, he was taking an indefinite break to go off on an secret adventure. Well folks, Marc is back, and on Norway’s top reality TV show “Alt For Norge” the Great Norway Adventure.

Listen as Marc joins me to give us a sneak peek at Season 9 of the Emmy award winning reality TV series, which includes folks like Star Trek fan fiction actor Evan Fowler and cabaret artist Julie Cascioppo who inspired many popular drag queens.

Posted in: Podcast 7 months ago 5
FOF #2584 - Vivacious Weighs in on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10 - 02.25.18

FOF #2584 – Vivacious Weighs in on RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10

As Andy Warhol could have said, in the future, everyone will be a drag queen on RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Today, mother has arrived, mother to Ornacia, Vivacious joins us to weigh in on the RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10 girls and the last remaining episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars Three, or as we like to call it the BenDeLaCreme & Shangela Show.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 11 months ago 5
FOF #2578 - Billy Santoro's Cheesecake Factory - 02.15.18

FOF #2578 – Billy Santoro’s Cheesecake Factory

When Andy Warhol famously said, “in the future everyone will be famous for 15 minutes,” we’re not sure he realized that for so many people, it would be because they didn’t have any clothes on.

Today Billy Santoro, one of the biggest stars of DIY films joins us to talk about the roller coaster ride film stars get from their fans, from heartfelt acts of kindness to horrifyingly cruel hate.

Posted in: Filmmakers, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 11 months ago 2
FOF #2620 - A Gay Comedy Terrorist on the Royal Wedding - 05.20.18

FOF #2620 – A Gay Comedy Terrorist on the Royal Wedding

Admit it. You were a little bit jealous that everyone’s favorite ginger dreamboat Prince Harry finally tied the knot this past weekend to African American actress Meghan Markle.

Today self proclaimed gay comedy terrorist Matt Brown joins us to take a look at Meghan and Harry’s wedding extravaganza, also joining us is Matt’s good Judy Cody Melcher, who just happens to own a red baby grand piano that once belonged to Sir Elton John.

Posted in: Podcast 8 months ago 0


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On FOF #2686 – A Lady Bunny Christmas
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You got it! We’ll be covering more of Marc’s exotic travels in future “Ask Us Anything” episodes. » More

On FOF #2673 – Ask Us Anything
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It takes 20 minutes in the shower! All my makeup is really easy to remove, so just like the Wicked Witch in the Wizard of Oz,... » More

On FOF #2642- A Madonna Style Tribute to Aretha Franklin
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Brian sleeps in my bed now. » More

On FOF #2629 – Marc’s Great Norway Adventure
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It’s definitely NOT Drag Race (which is a good thing), it is a very sweet show. I’m not saying it COULD be on the Hallmark channel,... » More

On FOF #2640 – A Sneaky Peeky at Camp Wannakiki