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FOF #2626 - House of Travesties - 06.12.18

FOF #2626 – House of Travesties

Drag is often built on the ashes of failure, and some folks are ready to set the world on fire.

Today C’est Kevvie and Shalita Cake join us to talk about their unconventional paths as drag queens, from creating a controversial drag video in high school to embracing the booger beauty inside all of us.

Posted in: Culture & Style, Drag & Trans, Podcast 1 month ago 0
FOF #2608 - Hold My Beer Hunty - 04.25.18

FOF #2608 – Hold My Beer Hunty

Just when you thought The Vixen couldn’t make white people more nervous, Tyra Sanchez ups the ante with the threat of nuclear annihilation at this year’s RuPaul’s DragCon with the caveat “don’t say I didn’t warn you.”

As if it couldn’t go more off the rails, drag queen Robbie Turner’s dead Uber driver still hasn’t turned up yet. Maybe she’s pulling a Dorian Corey and has him somewhere stuffed in a trunk.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 months ago 0
FOF #2591 - Who is Ornacia? - 03.12.18

FOF #2591 – Who is Ornacia?

With just one more episode of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 3 to go before they crown a winner and, with BenDeLaCreme out of the way, it’s now the Trixie and Shangela show.

Today, mother of Ornacia and mother to us all, Vivacious, joins us to take a look at the latest episodes of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars and New York Times’ big question this week: “Who is Ornacia?”

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast, Television 4 months ago 0
FOF #2589 - Divine, America’s First Drag Superstar - 03.07.18

FOF #2589 – Divine, America’s First Drag Superstar

By breaking all the rules, Divine ushered in the era of the modern drag queen built on rebellion. Drag used to focus on female impersonation but Divine took it in a whole new direction that’s still being celebrated.

Today Peaches Christ, joins us to take a look at the life and legacy of America’s first drag superstar- Divine. Why are drag queens who came of age at the time of RuPaul and Lady Bunny were more interested in being rebels than passing as beautiful women?

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 4 months ago 0
FOF #2588 - It’s Never Too Late to RuPaulogize - 03.06.18

FOF #2588 – It’s Never Too Late to RuPaulogize

Rupaul recently came under fire for saying that they weren’t interested in casting trans women on Rupaul’s Drag Race, and boy did the internet let her have it!

Today, the newly crowned Miss Gay Illinois of US of A 2018 Vivienne Dejour joins us to look at pageants, the queens that enter them and how to keep them all one big happy family.

FOF #2557 - The Rise of the Modern Drag Queen - 12.11.17

FOF #2557 – The Rise of the Modern Drag Queen

Even though folks have been crossdressing for entertainment since the dawn of time, the rise of the modern drag queen can be traced back to a some relatively recent events and a few key artists.

Today, queer educator, doctor of drag Lady J Martinez O’Neal Davenport joins us to take a look at the rise of the modern drag queen, from Holly Woodlawn to David Bowie’s Ziggy Stardust persona to RuPaul who made her-story by being the first drag queen to get signed by a major record label.

FOF #2556 - Erika Klash is Hard to Kill - 12.07.17

FOF #2556 – Erika Klash is Hard to Kill

On the second season of Dragula, the search for the world’s next drag super monster, anime inspired drag queen Erika Klash was stabbed, shot, fed horrible food and worst of all, forced to tell the truth.

Today Erika Klash, our favorite Nuyorican Harajuku drag queen joins us to give an exclusive look at Dragula Season 2.

FOF #2549 - A Serpent in Paradise - 11.20.17

FOF #2549 – A Serpent in Paradise

The Austin International Drag Festival is a magical place where gender non-conforming artists and their friends gather to celebrate drag, but this year an undercover hack in a shake ‘n go wig filmed a drag show that catered to kids for a segment for Alex Jones’ right wing propaganda channel Infowars and they made it seem like drag queens are destroying America’s youth.

Today we give you all the delicious hot tea on the Austin International Drag Festival.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast 8 months ago 0
Perfidia - Hedwig & the Delicious Schnitzel Sandwich

Perfidia – Hedwig & the Delicious Schnitzel Sandwich

Watch as one of Broadway’s hottest wig stylists talks about about Wigstock, HEDWIG on Broadway, Pee-wee’s Playhouse and styling wigs for Bob The Drag Queen and Miss Peppermint all while making a delicious Turkey Schnitzel Sandwich.

Perfidia's Wig Room, Backstage at Hedwig on Broadway!

Perfidia’s Wig Room, Backstage at Hedwig on Broadway!

I put on some makeup… ever wonder what a professional wig room is like? Check out Steven Perfidia Kirkham’s wig room backstage at HEDWIG on Broadway!