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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 #2594 - Winner Winner Chicken Dinner - 03.15.18

FOF #2594 – Winner Winner Chicken Dinner

Oh Honey! Heavy is the head that wins the crown, and for the queen of all queens who won RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars 3, we know it’s also not easy to walk a mile in Trixie Mattel’s pink cowgirl boots.

Today Vivacious, mother of Ornacia joins us to wrap up our podcast series on RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars 3 and what happens now that Shangela gets her dreams of getting the Drag Race crown denied.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 10 months ago 6
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 #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 #2601 - Vivacious on RuPaul’s Drag Race's Most Iconic Moments - 04.03.18

FOF #2601 – Vivacious on RuPaul’s Drag Race’s Most Iconic Moments

Today Vivacious, mother of Ornacia takes a look at the most iconic moments from 10 years of RuPaul’s Drag Race including the recent Miss Vanjie, Miss Vanjie, Miss Vanjie.

Listen as we dive deep into why Miss Vanjie struck a nerve, how to build your chosen family, drag queens who eliminated themselves and what really sent Willam packing from Season 4.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 10 months ago 3
FOF #2603 - Peaches Christ on Movies with Wild Women - 04.06.18

FOF #2603 – Peaches Christ on Movies with Wild Women

A lot of us who love drag, love it because because it channels the spirit of those wild, outrageous women who embrace their rebellious side and point their middle finger at what the world wants them to be.

Today. Peaches Christ, San Francisco’s drag impressario and cult film fanatic joins us to take a look at movies with wild women who don’t give a fuck. Listen as we look at sexploitation and hagsploitation in films.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 10 months ago 0
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 #2595 - Lady J Martinez’s Wild Drag Her-Story - 03.19.18

FOF #2595 – Lady J Martinez’s Wild Drag Her-Story

One of the most interesting artists we met at the Austin International Drag Festival is Lady J Martinez, a drag queen who studies why folks have been dressing up in drag for centuries.

Today drag queen historian Dr Lady J Martinez joins us to take a look at the controversial crowning on RuPaul’s Drag Race All stars 3 and she gives us a peek at the forced feminization and trans-ploitation films She-Man and Queens at Heart.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 10 months ago 1
FOF #2628 - Cuckoo for Coco Sho-Nell - 06.19.18

FOF #2628 – Cuckoo for Coco Sho-Nell

Some folks seem to know everyone! Like Coco Sho-Nell, whose grandmother was besties with gospel legend Mahalia Jackson and in high school Coco was gal pals with Nelsan Ellis, the late actor best known for playing Lafayette Reynolds in the HBO series True Blood.

Today Coco Sho-Nell joins us to talk about her life as a Chicago drag queen, her roots in musical theater, to physically building the stage at The Call bar and celebrating the life of her close friend Nelsan Ellis.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 7 months ago 0