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FOF #2458 - World Clique - 03.07.17

FOF #2458 – World Clique

Despite all the amazing advances we’ve made as LGBT folks, many of us feel lonelier than ever. And even though the internet is tying us all together in unprecedented ways, a lot of these digital friendships are virtual and not brick and mortar relationships that stand the test of time.

Our guest today is a Cruise Director drag queen Alex Kay, who likes to pair up lonely folks at the bars so she doesn’t have to deal with their bullshit.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 16 days ago 0
Bad Romance- Valentines of Horror

Bad Romance- Valentines of Horror

My friend, Solitaire Miles, has been collecting images of rotten or weird Valentine’s Day cards for years. Which on is your favorite? And which one will you give you nightmares?

Posted in: Culture & Style 1 month ago 0
FOF #2449 - Jeffrey Jay is Cooking up Trouble - 02.09.17

FOF #2449 – Jeffrey Jay is Cooking up Trouble

The documentary TV series, My Trans American Road Trip, our friend, comedian Jeffrey Jay’s dad Mark got a lot of attention for being loveable and for his unusual explanation on why everyone must embrace transgender people.

Today Jeffrey Jay talks about his amazing dad and his obsession with Cooking shows on YouTube.

Posted in: Comedians, Drag & Trans, Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2445 - The Biology of Homosexuality - 02.01.17

FOF #2445 – The Biology of Homosexuality

You only have to look at ancient art and writings to know that among human beings, same-sex attraction has existed across time and cultures. But in our culture, studying homosexuality comes with a lot of baggage so it’s difficult making sense of why so many of us are gay.

oday, scientist Vince Gabrielle joins us to take a look at the sexy science of homosexuality

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Science Facts & Fiction 2 months ago 1
FOF #2442 - Go Honey West - 01.27.17

FOF #2442 – Go Honey West

The film, Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, ignited a modern style of drag filled with campy, self-deprecating fun and trans inclusivity. It was later turned into a musical which our local Pride Films and Plays is putting it on featuring Honey West, who, as far as we know, is the first trans actor to play the role of Bernadette.

Joining us today is the lovely Honey West, who has been a hit on the cabaret circuit since her debut in her 1990 one-woman show, A Taste of Honey.

Posted in: Actors, Drag & Trans, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 0
FOF #2435 - The Experimental Sounds of Sxip Shirey - 01.18.17

FOF #2435 – The Experimental Sounds of Sxip Shirey

One of the most inventive musicians I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing is Sxip Shirey who grew up in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains and went on to became one of the world’s most beloved performers of unusual musical instruments.

Today, my soul brother Sxip Shirey joins us to talk about his new album A Bottle of Whiskey and a Handful of Bees.

Posted in: Interviews, Music, Musicians, Podcast 2 months ago 1
Joan Waters - Mac & Cheese Pizza Party

Joan Waters – Mac & Cheese Pizza Party

Ain’t no party like a pizza party, cause a pizza party don’t stop! Pizza is one of those foods that makes everybody happy. Maybe it’s because it’s so versatile, you can put any topping on your pie and it comes out great!

Joining us to make this synergistic pie is the lovably goofy Joan Waters, the winner of the second season of Reddit’s Lip Sync for your Life contest.

FOF #2425 - The Creation of Dragula - 12.01.16

FOF #2425 – The Creation of Dragula

October may be long gone, but the spirit of Halloween is still going strong in the Boulet Brothers’ new reality web series Dragula.

Today, drag terrorists, queer provocateurs, the Boulet Brothers, join us to talk about the making of Dragula: the Search for the World’s First Drag Supermonster.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 4 months ago 3
FOFA #1696 - Peaches Christ, You Smell Terrific! - 11.14.16

FOFA #1696 – Peaches Christ, You Smell Terrific!

Of all our senses, smell may well be the most emotionally powerful.

The sweet scented Peaches Christ joins us to talk about smell, and why so many drag queens are so stinky! What causes us to smell so bad, and how to freshen up your costumes, wigs, and your very own body to smell your very best. Originally posted on 11.14.12

FOF #2410 - The Curse of the Billy Goat  and Other Curses - 10.27.16

FOF #2410 – The Curse of the Billy Goat and Other Curses

It’s been 71 years since the Chicago Cubs were in the World Series- it’s as if a magical curse has finally been lifted.

Today, we take a look at curses- the Curse of the Billy Goat, the Curse of the Pharaohs, the 27 Club, the Sinatra Curse, the curse surrounding the horror film Poltergeist and the gayest curse of all curses- the Curse of Purse Firs

Posted in: Podcast, Sports 5 months ago 0