Here's the latest from Marc Felion

FOF #2692 - The Humanity of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr - 01.22.18

FOF #2692 – The Humanity of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr

When reflecting on the life of such a sign of the civil rights pioneer, it’s important not mythologize them but remember their humanity and the power one person can have to change the world.

Today comedian Matt Brown joins us to reflect on the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., the great civil rights pioneer.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 day ago 0
FOF #2691 - New Madonna, Who Dis? - 01.21.18

FOF #2691 – New Madonna, Who Dis?

Madonna rang in the New Year with a surprise performance at the Stonewall Inn where a teary eyed audience sang along with Madonna as she performed an acoustic cover of “Like a Prayer.”

Today comedian Nadya Ginsburg, best known for her hilarious TV series “The Madonnalogues” joins us to take a look at the wild and ridiculous life of Madonna.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 2 days ago 0
FOF #2689 - Not So Secret Santa - 12.20.18

FOF #2689 – Not So Secret Santa

If you’re a guy who wants to get attention during the holidays, consider wearing the color red. A recent study suggest that men look their best during the winter months when they wear bold warm colors like red.

Today we wrap up the year by looking at big moments of 2018, joining us are some of your favorite comedy guests: Carma Rae Gold, Matt Brown and Brian Sweeney. Listen as we chat about what rocked our world this year and what we are looking forward to in the New Year.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2688 - Jingle Bells, Batman Smells - 12.19.18

FOF #2688 – Jingle Bells, Batman Smells

There’s something hilarious about turning those precious christmas carols into rotten songs all kids will love. Today our pal Manny Petty joins us for a live music session where we harmonize some hilariously rotten christmas song parodies.

Listen as we take a look at the classic Batman Smells parody of Jingle Bells that traces its origins to the 1960s, Spanish pooping nativity statues and Manny’s teenage obsession with mayonnaise.

Posted in: Comedians, Musicians, Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2686 - A Lady Bunny Christmas - 12.17.18

FOF #2686 – A Lady Bunny Christmas

Christmas isn’t quite the same without the raunchy outrageous humor of our beloved drag mom Lady Bunny. For over a decade Bun-Bun’s twisted holiday parodies have been a favorite of our end of the year Incredibly Strange Christmas Music special.

But what kind of Christmas music does she enjoy listening to? Today Lady Bunny joins us to look at some outrageous Christmas music we all love.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 4
FOF #2685 - The Most Famous Reindeer of All - 12.11.18

FOF #2685 – The Most Famous Reindeer of All

Every Christmas, link bait pops up all over Internet hating on poor Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer for portraying Santa Claus and Ru’s family as a bunch of hateful bigots.

Today we take a look at the most famous reindeer of all, Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, a story written by a poor Jewish copywriter that became a Christmas song classic and a Rankin/Bass animated TV special that’s now linkbait for lazy bloggers.

Posted in: Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2684 - Ask Us Anything, A Drag Queen Christmas Carol - 12.10.18

FOF #2684 – Ask Us Anything, A Drag Queen Christmas Carol

Christmas is here and for many folks the Polar Express is going off the rails. If it’s “the season to be jolly?” why are so many having a hard candy Christmas?

As a way of saying thank you, today we’re taking all your questions.

Listen as we spill the coquito on past holiday disasters, who should host the Oscars, and who would you cast in an “A Drag Queen Christmas Carol- RuScrooge, Buy It on iTunes?”

Posted in: Podcast 1 month ago 1
FOF #2683 - Wild Sexy Science - 12.06.18

FOF #2683 – Wild Sexy Science

Scientists can get a little freaky when the lab coats come off and the real hard work of gathering empirical evidence regarding sex and sexuality begins. Who knew science could be so sexy?

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at some of the most memorable, wildest and hilarious scientific studies that we’ve reported on our show.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 2 months ago 0
FOF #2682 - It’s Hanukkah Hunty! - 12.05.18

FOF #2682 – It’s Hanukkah Hunty!

The delightful Meg Grunewald joins us to take a look at the Hanukkah comedy spectacular “Home for Hanukkah with Bubbe” where she and other Chicago comedy improv stars invite you to participate in the traditions that make Hanukkah a festival of lights.

Listen as Meg chit-chats with us about poking fun at her Jewish family celebrations and how improv actors are coming to terms with consent so that their shows don’t go off the rails by an unwelcome grope.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 2 months ago 0
FOF #2681 - Tie a Red AIDS Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree - 12.04.18

FOF #2681 – Tie a Red AIDS Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree

In 1991, a coalition of artists called Visual AIDS created the Red Ribbon public awareness campaign by boldly putting a red ribbon on the seat of all the attendees of the Tony Awards and brought the national conversation about AIDS out of the shadows and into the light.

Today we take a look at the history of the powerful statement that is the Red AIDS Ribbon that helped ignite a change in a world that would rather not talk about homosexuality, sex work or drug use, let alone HIV & AIDS.

Posted in: Podcast 2 months ago 0


Comments

Reply

I can’t wait to go back! » More

On FOF #2642- A Madonna Style Tribute to Aretha Franklin
Reply

Thank you! It was a lot of fun to wear. » More

On FOF #2651 – Julie Falls in Love with Norway
Reply

Much better now! Thank you. » More

On FOF #2629 – Marc’s Great Norway Adventure
Reply

You’re the best! » More

On What’s Up Voq? – What the Trek? #11
Reply

Thank you- we fixed it » More

On FOF #2516 – Right In Front of My Salad?