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FOF #2925 – Pam Ann’s Full Blown PAM-demic

Comedian Pam Ann’s demented flight attendant persona harkens back to the groovy days of the airline industry when flight attendants wore sexy outfits and served up lavish meals to well dressed passengers.

Since the pandemic, things have been tough for an entertainer like Pam Ann who gets a lot of energy from interacting with the live audiences who serve as her passengers on her wild plane ride.

Today Pam Ann, our sister of the friendly skies, joins us to take a look at how flying has changed during the pandemic, and the delicious irony of Republican seditionists on the No Fly Lists.

Posted in: Podcast, Politicians/Activists, Writers 10 months ago 0

FOF #2921 – 2020: the Year of Hell (And This Time We Mean It)

The last podcast we made in 2019, titled “A Christmas Apocalypse,” looked back on the terrible things that happened in the past decade that we didn’t want to see ever again.

Boy were we naive!

Today comedian Brian Sweeney, our very own Oscar the Grouch, joins us to look at 2020, the real year of hell, and this time, we really mean it.

Listen as we look back on a nation divided, how fighting the Covid pandemic has been politicized and how the goodness in the heart of humanity will allow us to transcend even the most horrible disasters.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 11 months ago 0

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 3 years ago 0

FOF #2566 – In Meeting with Karen from Finance

The power of drag is that it can take what most see as a liability and turn it into an asset. We don’t normally think of the corporate world as she-larious, but that’s exactly what one drag queen from Australia did with one shrewd business move.

Today Karen From Finance, joins us at the water cooler to talk about her amazing career as everyone’s favorite gal from the corporate world.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 4 years ago 0

FOF #2352 – Björk Goes Berserk

Georgie Darvidis, our gal pal from down under does an amazingly flawless Bjork impersonation in “Bjork at Work,” a parody web series where the Icelandic singer explores different odd jobs, from being a coffee barista to real estate agent.

Today, Georgie Darvidis joins us to talk about Bjork, teaching lip syncing at an Australian University and participating in Reddit’s “Lip Synch for Your Life” contest.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, YouTube Celebrities 5 years ago 0

FOF #2336 – 12 Years of LGBT Podcasting

A lot has happened since we first started the podcast 12 years ago: Marriage Equality, drag queens TV superstars, PrEP effectively stops HIV and trans is the new battleground for civil rights.

Today we take a look at how life has changed for us and our audience by taking a look back at some of the major events that have happened in real life and on the show.

Posted in: Podcast 6 years ago 5

FOF #2318 – How to Get Rich off Bigotry and Discrimination

In Kansas, students will be awarded a whopping $2,500 bucks if they report a transgender person using the bathroom, which got our friend Jeffrey Jay thinking that he could “accidentally” get caught using the “wrong bathroom” and then split the reward money as soon as he gets out of prison.

Today we’re joined by the he-larious Jeffrey Jay to take a look at the outrageous nature of the new anti-trans bathroom bills.

Posted in: Comedians, Drag & Trans, Podcast 6 years ago 7

FOF #2052 – Three Guys and a Podcast

Comedian Jeffrey Jay, one of the most lovable trans guys you’ll ever meet, left Texas for L.A. to pursue his comedy career. Since then he’s teamed up with Beau Bowker and James Ponce to do a podcast called Two Black Women even though there’s not even one black woman on the show let alone two.

Listen as we talk about how they chose the odd name for the podcast. Also who is sexier- Beau or James, and the appeal of size to certain queens.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 7 years ago 0

FOF #1962 – Girl Scout Cookies Under Attack

The Girl Scouts of America are facing an attack on their main delicious source of revenue- their cookies! Nutritionally conscious moms are challenging the group, saying the sugary snacks have no place in young girl’s lives.

Today comedian Jen Kober, who as a kid ate over 100 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies in 17 days, joins us to take a look at the controversy surrounding those delicious Samoas, Shortbreads and Thin Mints.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 years ago 5

FOF #1952 – The New Adventures of Courtney Act

Australian’s love drag queens and have contributed to many great moments in drag. Today we’re thrilled to have in the home studio Australia’s favorite drag queen Courtney Act.

Listen as we talk with Courtney about her wildly diverse sex life, her pragmatic approach to gender expression and which queens from RuPaul’s Drag Race really got on her nerves. Will Courtney Act be America’s Next Drag Superstar?