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FOF #2572 - My Father’s Double Life - 02.05.18

FOF #2572 – My Father’s Double Life

Most people’s coming out story usually ends with their friends and families either embracing them or rejecting them due to their own prejudices.

For actor Tina Alexis Allen, she was forced out of the closet by her father when he came out to her as also being gay. But that wasn’t his only secret- she soon suspected him of working undercover as a secret agent for the Vatican.

Listen as Tina Alexis Allen talks about her incredible story and why she still doesn’t fully know everything about her father’s double life.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 1
FOF #2571 - You Can’t Stop Despacito - 02.01.18

FOF #2571 – You Can’t Stop Despacito

Everyone knows the Grammys are a sham, so why are folks getting so upset that Despacito got overlooked?

Today the always fabulous Larry La Fountain, queer and Latinx studies professor at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor joins us to look at the crisis in Puerto Rico and this remarkable song’s power to change the world.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 2
FOF #2570 - Get Out - 01.30.18

FOF #2570 – Get Out

The Super Bowl is just around the corner and a lot of folks dream of seeing the big game in person.

Our guest today is writer and comedian Eric Clements who got handcuffed by a park ranger and kicked out the Super Bowl for unruly behavior.

Listen as we share outrageous stories of getting wasted and getting kicked out of places, from the Superbowl with your dad to a gay leather bar in full monster drag.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 1
FOF #2569 - Vivacious on All Stars 3 & The Grammys - 01.29.18

FOF #2569 – Vivacious on All Stars 3 & The Grammys

Fans were left scratching their weaves wondering what could be the secret twist on RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars 3 and now we know- Bebe Zahara Benet emerged from the fog of Season One to compete for her place in the Drag Hall of Fame.

Today, mother has arrived! Vivacious joins us to pick a winner of Rupaul’s Drag Race All Stars 3 and kiki about the new season premiere episode.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 2
FOF #2568 - You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Party - 01.24.18

FOF #2568 – You Gotta Fight for Your Right to Party

When it feels like nobody wants to come see your show in the club, it’s natural to want to set the world on fire. In a perfect world, everybody Wang Chungs Tonight. But for some folks it’s their party and they will cry if they want to.

Our guest today is writer Roman Harrington who’s been rabbeling and rousing on social media by challenging some of the party people on who and who shouldn’t be welcomed to the party.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 0
FOF #2565 - We Are Here to Change the World - 01.18.18

FOF #2565 – We Are Here to Change the World

In 1986 audiences were dazzled by Captain EO, Michael Jackson’s 3-D movie spectacular at Disney’s Epcot Center in Florida. Maybe it’s a bit simplistic, but Michael Jackson’s Rainbow loving Captain might be just what we need today to melt the hearts of tyrants.

Today writer Robyn Pennachia joins us to tackle all the gloomy, scary, nasty news that’s dividing the world and throwing some old fashioned Captain EO rainbow magic to turn the borg queen into Angelica Huston.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 0
FOF #2558 - How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love The Selfie - 12.12.17

FOF #2558 – How I Learned To Stop Worrying and Love The Selfie

Some folks think taking selfies is the ultimate expression of narcissism, but selfies are important in shaping how we think of ourselves. After all, when you post a selfie you’re just one click away from having random strangers telling you exactly what they think of your face.

Today writer and selfie expert Alicia Eler joins us to talk about her new book “The Selfie Generation” which takes a revealing look at the power and potential of selfies to shape the world.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 1
FOF #2555 - Exploring a Cosmic Sexual Connection - 12.04.17

FOF #2555 – Exploring a Cosmic Sexual Connection

We may be more connected than ever in this digital age, but folks are still searching for deeper connections beyond the casual hook up.

For people like sex educator Barbara Carrellas, this presents an exciting new opportunity to look to the ancient art of Tantra once again and re-release her iconic book – Urban Tantra: Sacred Sex for the 21st Century.

FOF #2543 - Zombie Bathhouse A Go-Go - 10.19.17

FOF #2543 – Zombie Bathhouse A Go-Go

Zombies are usually portrayed as mindless creatures who crave human flesh to survive, but in the new musical, Zombie Bathhouse, the undead still crave human flesh, they just don’t necessarily want to swallow.

Today, the creators of Zombie Bathhouse, Brian Kirst and Scott Free, join us to talk about how to survive a zombie outbreak at a bathhouse with a little song and dance.

FOF #2540 - Rainbow Magic at the Belmont Rocks - 10.12.17

FOF #2540 – Rainbow Magic at the Belmont Rocks

Although we like to think of our LGBT spots as permanent places that will always be there, the reality is that they come and go.

Today writer and historian Owen Keehnan joins us to talk about the Belmont Rocks, a very public space where LGBT folks hung out in the sun to find community and a little bit of love in the early days of the queer rights movement.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 1 year ago 0