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FOF #2745 – Tell Me About It, Mary

Throughout history, the experiences of LGBT people have usually been erased or glossed over- Abraham Lincoln slept in the same bed with Joshua Speed but they were just “good friends.” But now the love that once dared not speak its name is crowing like a rooster.

Today historians Owen Keehnen and Sukie de la Croix chat with us about their new book, “Tell Me About It: LGBTQ Secrets, Confessions and Life Stories” where everyday LGBTQ folks talk about their painful, touching and sometimes hilarious experiences coming into their own.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 27 days ago 0

FOF #2747 – IML is for Everyone

IML, the International Mr. Leather Contest and Conference just wrapped up in Chicago where thousands of kinky folks gathered to build community and choose a new Mr. International Leather.

Today, puppeteer and internal family systems practitioner Mark Saltzman joins us to chat about IML and to continue our look at “Velvet Rage,” Alan Downs’ seminal book for overcoming the pain of growing up gay in a straight man’s world.

Posted in: Actors, Artists, Podcast 19 days ago 1

FOF #2732 – Karen From Finance Wants to Speak to the Internet’s Manager

A strange trend is emerging online- folks are posting memes of unlikeable women causing trouble and labeling them with the name: Karen.

Today Australia’s lovable drag queen, Karen from Finance, joins us to talk about the rise of Karen mockery and how she’s dealing with the influx of Karen memes stuffing her inbox.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 2 months ago 0

FOF #2742 – Brendan Scannell Gets into Bondage

It’s easy to get swept up in all the pinching, peeing, titty torture, tying down, tickling and penguin suit wrestling on Netflix’s new show Bonding but at the heart of the series is a story of two friends growing up together and sharing some very intimate experiences.

Today we’re chatting with comedian Brendan Scannell about the new Netflix series Bonding where’s he’s cast as the assistant to a dominatrix.

Posted in: Actors, Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 1 month ago 1

FOF #2722 – The Bearded Belly Dancer

Initially drawn to belly dancing as a form of exercise, Kamrah soon discovered that it was a great way to express femininity which was something Kamrah always struggled with. But after a decade of gyrating those hips, Kamrah came out as trans male which put into question his identity as a belly dancer.

Today the fierce and fabulous Kamrah, Chicago’s first trans masculine belly dancer, joins us to talk about their journey in belly dancing

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 months ago 0

FOF #2723 – The Wonder Women of AIDS

Although many moms, sisters, healthcare workers, scientists, friends and Hollywood stars like Liz Taylor played an important role in the fight against AIDS, these incredible women are often forgotten by history.

Today writer Victoria Noe joins us to take a look at the wonder women who fought back and fought AIDS that are featured in her new book “Fag Hags, Divas and Moms: The Legacy of Straight Women in the AIDS Community.”

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 3 months ago 1

FOF #2731 – Easter Gone Wild

While most folks in the U.S. think of Easter as just a silly holiday filled with eggs, candy and bunnies, people all around the world observe Easter as a hardcore celebration of death and resurrection.

Today we’re taking a look at outrageous Easter celebrations from around the world, from the Philippines self flagellation and crucifixion reenactments to San Franciso’s hunky Jesus contest held by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

Posted in: Podcast 2 months ago 0

FOF #2729 – America is Hot for Mayor Pete

This Palm Sunday we got a new gay messiah- substitute a donkey for the old Studebaker car factory and instead of the title of Prince of Peace, we may one day have President of the United States of America Pete Buttigieg.

Today we are taking a look at whether America will swipe right for Pete like he did when he met his future husband on a hook-up app. And if he was once on a dating app, where are his shirtless pics?

Posted in: Podcast 2 months ago 6

FOF #2731 – Peaches Christ on When Actors Kill

When it comes to murder, entertainers are usually at the recieving end of the violence. But celebrities are just like us, and some of them have commited stone cold homicide.

Today, drag queen Peaches Christ joins us to take a look at actors accused of murder- some did it, some didn’t and some may have gotten away with it.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 2 months ago 2

FOF #2738 – A Rose By Any Other Name

New names can be a fresh start for a whole new life. But what happens when you hate your new name?

Comedian Carma Rae Gold joins us to talk about changing her name back to Carma Nibarger because all that glitters is not gold and you have throw a garbage name out.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 month ago 0