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FOF #2499 - War of the Roses - 06.21.17

FOF #2499 – War of the Roses

Normally, you’d think receiving roses would be a good thing, but if you’re getting them from fans of Valentina from RuPaul’s Drag Race, it could be interpreted as a threat.

Today cosplay queen and sorority slut Fox E Kim joins us to talk about the battle royale that’s unfolded on Season 9 of RuPaul’s Drag Race, and why reality TV shows rely a little too much on conflict to stay on the air.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 9 hours ago 1
FOF #2497 - Pride is Coming - 06.14.17

FOF #2497 – Pride is Coming

We’ve come a long way baby since the Stonewall Riots which sparked the modern LGBT rights movement and even though it’s important to remember how it all began, these days Pride is mostly a party, and that’s ok.

Today, Colette Gregory, a she-larious strong black woman joins us to discuss how to navigate your Pride season festivities and not be ground down into the dirt by the end of it.

Listen as we chat with Collette about why sunscreen is so important, why feather boas are sticky beasts in hot weather and the best way to cop a feel from the hot guy at the parade.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 days ago 2
FOF #2495 - This Time You’ve Gone Too Far - 06.07.17

FOF #2495 – This Time You’ve Gone Too Far

Comedians go too far all the time- that’s the whole point, to find the lines you shouldn’t cross and then plow right through them. Sometimes they succeed and expand our mind and sometimes they fail and expose their own flaws.

Today writer Derrick Clifton joins us to take a look at Kathy Griffin, Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher: the outrage over comedians who say outrageous things.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 15 days ago 2
FOF #2494 - Eye Candy Elliott Returns to Sweeten it Up - 06.02.17

FOF #2494 – Eye Candy Elliott Returns to Sweeten it Up

One of our most popular guests last year was the barista from our local coffee shop who we discovered was wrestler Eye Candy Elliott. Since we first had him on, Eye Candy has become quite a sweet sensation in the Midwest grappling scene.

Today, Eye Candy Elliott joins us talk about his recent adventures in wrestling, why it’s more fun to be the bad guy, and why naughty wrestlers need love too.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast 17 days ago 2
FOF #2493 - Marga Gomez's Heart Belongs to Daddy - 06.01.17

FOF #2493 – Marga Gomez’s Heart Belongs to Daddy

We love comedian Marga Gomez, who you may know from such film classics as Sphere where she and Queen Latifah go down deep, deep into the sea. Marga was born into showbiz- her father was an empresario who created variety shows in New York City for Latinx audiences that included such amazing acts as Tito Puente, Celia Cruz and transgender cabaret pioneer Christine Jorgensen.

Today, Marga Gomez joins us in the home studio to kiki about her new and perhaps last show, Latin Standards, her awkward run ins with Ellen DeGeneres and all the unusual films & TV shows she managed to get cast in including Sense 8 and Batman Forever.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 21 days ago 2
FOF #2492 - Getting Into Grindr - 05.26.17

FOF #2492 – Getting Into Grindr

It’s the 8 year anniversary of Grindr, and the company behind the ubiquitous app where you get into arguments about how big someone’s dick really is, is now launching a new magazine INTO, a modern kind of LGBT media for the app generation.

Today INTO magazine’s new editor in chief Zach Stafford, who in the past has been one of the most vocal critics of the app joins us to talk about the company’s new launch into LGBT media. Will gay men enjoy consuming news & culture while they are looking for love in the digital age?

Posted in: Podcast, Technology, Writers 22 days ago 0
FOF #2491 - Your Instagram Is Terrible - 05.24.17

FOF #2491 – Your Instagram Is Terrible

We all have those friends we love in real life, but their online personality sucks- whether it’s thousands of the same old selfie, tin foil hat fear fantasies or endless promotions to shows you have no way of attending, their social media feed is chock full of not so tasty nuts.

Are we the monsters that we fear in others?

Today, comedian Cody Melcher joins us to take a deeper look at why we’re all sharing such embarrassing stuff about ourselves on the Internet.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 29 days ago 1
FOF #2490 - Vivacious Tears it Up with Katy Perry on SNL - 05.23.17

FOF #2490 – Vivacious Tears it Up with Katy Perry on SNL

One of the most underrated drag queens from RuPaul’s Drag Race is Vivacious, mother of Ornacia, whose fan slapping, club couture and sassy sayings have become part of the language of drag. Recently, Vivacious tore it up with Katy Perry on Saturday Night Live.

Today Vivacious joins us from her sewing room in New York City to kiki about her appearance with Katy Perry on SNL.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 2
FOF #2486 - The Drag Queens of Comedy is a Must-She! - 05.16.17

FOF #2486 – The Drag Queens of Comedy is a Must-She!

Giant wigs, sequined gowns, too much mascara and lots of laughs, Sasha Soprano’s The Drag Queens of Comedy is the drag comedy showcase we’ve been hungry for.

Today, we take you backstage to The Drag Queens of Comedy in Chicago, where we kiki-ed with the most outrageous drag legends!

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2485 - Reading that Rainbow Girl - 05.12.17

FOF #2485 – Reading that Rainbow Girl

Thanks to Marriage Equality and changes in adoption laws, the number of same sex families with kids is exploding. As a result, there’s a huge need for LGBT friendly programming for children so bring on the drag queens.

Circus acrobat and drag queen Muffy Fishbasket is filling that void by literally reading to the children, in good way, at her Storytime with Drag Queens which is quickly becoming a hit at Chicago’s LGBT Center on Halsted.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 4