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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 3 months ago 0
FOF #2264 - Unwrapping Pee Wee’s Christmas Special - 12.12.15

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 3 months ago 0
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 4 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 4 months ago 0
FOF #2678 - Grateful for the Nuts in the Fruitcake - 11.21.18

FOF #2678 – Grateful for the Nuts in the Fruitcake

With Thanksgiving upon us, it’s not only time to stuff that turkey, it’s time to stuff our hearts with thanks to all the amazing people and things in our lives.

Today comedian Carma Nibarger joins us to say thanks to all the wonderful people and things in our lives.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 4 months ago 0
FOF #2677 - Great Moments in African American Viral Food Videos - 11.19.18

FOF #2677 – Great Moments in African American Viral Food Videos

Many African American people cherish family gatherings where food and love is abundant, so naturally many of the great moments in viral videos made by black folks are also some of the yummiest.

Today comedian Matt Brown joins us to take a look at some amazing African American viral food videos. Listen as we savor James Wright Channel’s glorious tribute to Patti Labelle’s Sweet Potato Pies that made them sell out at Walmart.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 4 months ago 0
FOF #2669 -  Raiders of the Lost Cocks - 11.01.18

FOF #2669 – Raiders of the Lost Cocks

When someone dies, loved ones will often keep a remembrance of the deceased like a lock of hair, but when the rich, famous and powerful die, people ask for a whole lot more.

Today the fabulous Matt Brown joins us to celebrate Dia De Los Muertos by looking at the unexpected adventures of the body parts of dead celebrities.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 5 months ago 0
FOF #2668 - Candy and Ghost Sluts - 10.31.18

FOF #2668 – Candy and Ghost Sluts

Ghosts can be very scary but they can also be sexy as hell. Ghosts can take on any shape or form, so when it’s time to get it on, they can be the perfect lover.

Joining us today is our gal pal comedian Carma Nibarger to talk about our wildest ghost fantasies and the real reason for the Halloween season- candy!

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 5 months ago 0
FOFA #2412 - 35 Years of Being Elvira - 10.30.18

FOFA #2412 – 35 Years of Being Elvira

Don’t miss this boob-tacular special podcast, it’s a Hallo-scream! In this classic podcast from the archives, Cassandra Peterson, the ghoulish gal best known as Elvira, Mistress of the Dark joins us to talk about the curse of her bouffant wig, her early years as a Las Vegas showgirl and her extraordinary circle of fabulous friends.
Originally posted on 10/28/2016.

Posted in: Actors, Classic Podcasts, Comedians, Podcast 5 months ago 0
FOF #2666 - The Worst Halloween Costumes Ever - 10.23.18

FOF #2666 – The Worst Halloween Costumes Ever

Halloween is just around the corner and if you’re like most people, you have no idea what to wear.

Today comedian Matt Brown joins us to take a look at halloween costumes: offensive, weird and sloppy to some amazing but affordable costume ideas that are certain to make your Halloween a night to remember.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 5 months ago 0