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FOF #2573 - The Loneliness Epidemic - 02.06.18

FOF #2573 – The Loneliness Epidemic

Technology now allows us to connect with others more than ever, yet rates of loneliness have doubled in the since the 1980s. Today, over 40% of adults in the U.S. report feeling lonely, with some experts saying this may grow to become our #1 killer.

Today therapist and relationship expert Damon L Jacobs joins us to look at the loneliness epidemic we are facing and the ways it’s manifesting itself in hook up apps and how we think about ourselves.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism, Writers 8 months ago 3
FOF #2398 - Becoming Hillary Clinton - 09.28.16

FOF #2398 – Becoming Hillary Clinton

People are so freaked out at the possibility of a Trump presidency that the cast of Will & Grace reunited after ten years to make a mini episode imploring Americans to get out the vote.

Today, comedic actor, Vine superstar Meg Grunewald joins us to talk about her new career as a Hillary Clinton impersonator and helps us digest more of the debate.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast, Politics & Activism 2 years ago 0
FOF #2397 - The 400 Pound Menace - 09.27.16

FOF #2397 – The 400 Pound Menace

In the most anticipated tv event of the year, Donald Trump faced Hillary Clinton for the first of three general-election presidential debates.

Today we take a look at Trump’s new thick and juicy menace- the 400 lb hacker and all the other oddball moments from last night’s presidential debate.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 2 years ago 1
FOF #2381 - Love and Hate 4 Cher and Trump - 08.25.16

FOF #2381 – Love and Hate 4 Cher and Trump

Trump may be sucking up the LGBT people but nobody’s buying it, especially Cher who just called him a fucking idiot.

Joining us today is writer Derek Elliot Bagley who is worried that now that LGBT folks are part of mainstream politics, we are losing what makes us special and that we may miss out on the chance to change the world.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 2 years ago 3
If You Love Bernie's Ideas, You'll Want to Vote for Hillary

If You Love Bernie’s Ideas, You’ll Want to Vote for Hillary

Voting for a 3rd party candidate certainly sends a message, but not necessarily the one intended.

You will send the message to the Democratic Party that shifting left doesn’t pay off in the end. You’ll send the message that compromise is a waste of time, and that our political system should continue the “all or nothing” policies that have resulted in the threat of full government shut down multiple times.

Posted in: Politics & Activism 2 years ago 0
FOF #2305 - Hillary Clinton’s AIDS Crisis - 03.14.16

FOF #2305 – Hillary Clinton’s AIDS Crisis

The Reagan presidency is considered a colossal failure by people familiar with the crisis because the Reagans never dealt with the plague until hundreds of thousands of people had already died.

Why did Hillary Clinton think it would be a good idea to credit the worst President and First Lady when it came to AIDS? Today we take a look at Hillary Clinton’s “misspeak” and gay folks’ reaction to it.

Posted in: Health & Wellness, Podcast, Politics & Activism 3 years ago 6
FOF #2008 - Red White and Peaches Christ - 07.04.14

FOF #2008 – Red White and Peaches Christ

Something truly awful is happening to Pride Parades across the country. After years of being a rallying point for LGBT folks, the parades now attract an overwhelming number of people who are interested in having a good time and could care less about equality or community building.

Today, Peaches Christ joins us to talk about what we can do to make Pride Parades meaningful again.

FOF #1992 - Everybody Say Love - 05.28.14

FOF #1992 – Everybody Say Love

As if we hadn’t heard already every angle to the heated debate over language, slang and slur words, over Memorial Day weekend the Internet was ablaze again, with many transgender writers and drag queens fighting over RuPaul’s recent tweets. It’s enough to drive a girl mad!

Is it possible to have a peace treaty in the war of the words?

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast, Politics & Activism 4 years ago 12
FOF #1972 - Sympathy for the Devil - 04.22.14

FOF #1972 – Sympathy for the Devil

Hollywood banks on people’s prejudices in order to make the bad guys seem even more threatening. In reality, gay men are just like everyone else, we have our heroes and our villains too. Sadly, we spend too much time hating and not celebrating our own, even when they are not guilty of the crime.

Today Peaches Christ joins us as Judge Judy and executioner to take a look at the vilification of gay men. Are these bad guys deserving of the hate they get?

Posted in: Culture & Style, Podcast, Politics & Activism 5 years ago 14
PHOTO: Woman climbs shirtless on top of altar at Germany's largest cathedral on Christmas morning.

PHOTO: Woman climbs shirtless on top of altar at Germany’s largest cathedral on Christmas morning.

Atta girl. Fun fact: The altar had to be reblessed by the bishop after her protest. —source

Posted in: Images, News & Rumors, Politics & Activism 5 years ago 0