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FOF #2670 - Jaymes Mansfield Gets into Wrestling - 11.06.18

FOF #2670 – Jaymes Mansfield Gets into Wrestling

Today Jaymes Mansfield, who became viral for tumbling on the mat on Season 9 of RuPaul’s Drag Race joins us to take a look at the wild world of wrestling.

She’s starting a new video project covering wrestling from a drag perspective. Listen as we chat with Jaymes about what televised wrestling and drag have in common.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 12 days ago 0
FOF #2496 - Welcome Back Wonder Woman - 06.08.17

FOF #2496 – Welcome Back Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman! Wonder Woman! The whole world was waiting for you – with trepidation, fearful that the big screen debut of one of D.C. comics most popular superheroes and a feminist icon, would be as tragically awful as the film Batman v Superman.

Today we take a look at the all new Wonder Woman film, a critical and commercial success, which proves that Hollywood has to update its idea of what it takes to make a box office hit.

Posted in: Podcast 1 year ago 0
FOFA #2468 - Uncovering Gay Anthems - 06.02.17

FOFA #2468 – Uncovering Gay Anthems

With the exception of songs like Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” or Diana Ross’ “I’m Coming Out,” very few pop songs written as a tribute to LGBT folks have ever reached the top of the charts.

But that doesn’t mean the songs that weren’t so gay to begin with couldn’t end up being the soundtrack at our favorite bars, drag shows or pride celebrations.

Today, we take a look at songs that didn’t start out as gay anthems, but somehow the cover versions ultimately became LGBT legendary tracks.

Posted in: Music, Podcast 1 year ago 0
Sample FOF #2468 - Uncovering Gay Anthems - 03.29.17

Sample FOF #2468 – Uncovering Gay Anthems

Sample show, please subscribe to FOF +Plus for the full episode.

With the exception of songs like Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” or Diana Ross’ “I’m Coming Out,” very few pop songs written as a tribute to LGBT folks have ever reached the top of the charts. But that doesn’t mean the songs that weren’t so gay to begin with couldn’t end up being a huge part of LBGT history.

Today, we take a look at songs that didn’t start out as gay anthems, but somehow the cover versions ultimately became LGBT legendary tracks. To listen to whole episode visit www.feastoffun.com/plus and become a member.

Posted in: Music, Podcast 2 years ago 1
FOF #2468 - Uncovering Gay Anthems - 03.29.17

FOF #2468 – Uncovering Gay Anthems

With the exception of songs like Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” or Diana Ross’ “I’m Coming Out,” very few pop songs written as a tribute to LGBT folks have ever reached the top of the charts.

But that doesn’t mean the songs that weren’t so gay to begin with couldn’t end up being the soundtrack at our favorite bars, drag shows or pride celebrations.

Today, we take a look at songs that didn’t start out as gay anthems, but somehow the cover versions ultimately became LGBT legendary tracks.

Posted in: Music, Podcast 2 years ago 0
FOF #2078 - Divas Defining Moments - 11.06.14

FOF #2078 – Divas Defining Moments

Gay men love their divas. Whenever Cher, Madonna, Beyonce or Lady Gaga do a concert, gay neighborhoods are ghost towns as we flock to stadiums.

Today New York’s Bob the Drag Queen joins us to take a look at our favorite divas and the defining moments that propelled their careers into the realm of legend.

Posted in: Podcast 4 years ago 4
VIDEO: In the Life Looks at Homeless LGBT Youth in NYC

VIDEO: In the Life Looks at Homeless LGBT Youth in NYC

November is Homeless Awareness Month and IN THE LIFE examines the plight of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) youth experiencing homelessness. The episode features Cyndi Lauper’s True Colors Residence, the first permanent affordable housing […]

Posted in: Videos 7 years ago 0
FOF #1321 - Civil Unions Come to Illinois - 02.01.11

FOF #1321 – Civil Unions Come to Illinois

Hooray for Illinois as Governor Pat Quinn signs civil unions into law! Illinois is now one of a dozen states with significant legal protections for same-sex couples.

And yet, some are saying that it’s simply more Jim Crow laws, creating a second class status for people locked out of Federal marriage rights. Listen as we talk about Carol Mosley Braun knows who’s on crack and SNL’s controversial trans skits.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 8 years ago 2
VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper Helps Gay Teen Sing

VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper Helps Gay Teen Sing

Cyndi Lauper comes to the aid of a young gay man who wants to learn how to sing on MTV”s “Made.” The young guy by speaks about his experience saying, “I wanted to touch her […]

Posted in: Topics 8 years ago 1
VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper Talks Lady Gaga with Wendy Williams

VIDEO: Cyndi Lauper Talks Lady Gaga with Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams talks with a Cyndi Lauper about her relationship with Lady Gaga but poor Cyndi keeps trying to play down any relationship they may have and Wendy keeps trying to make it bigger than […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Television, Videos 8 years ago 0