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FOF #2890 – Chelsea Myers is Breaking Free from Hypnosis

When people think of hypnotism, they often conjure up the idea of a malevolent force like Dracula trying to get them to do their bidding.

But in reality people turn to hypnotism to live better lives, from quitting smoking to forced feminization: the art of transforming yourself into a beautiful creation of your dominatrix’s imagination. It seems like hypnosis could unlock the limitless potential of the mind, but is it possible to go too far?

Today comedian Chelsea Myers joins us to look at all the wild things people turn to hypnotism for help. Besides being a fabulous queer comedian in Chicago, as a teenager Chelsea was hypnotized at a party and wasnt able to break the spell.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 1 month ago 0

FOF #2889 – The Mandela Effect: Did Madonna Ever Meet Elvis?

It’s Madonna’s birthday and it’s also the anniversary of the day Elvis Presley died. But does their connection go deeper than that?

Today we take a look at the mysterious photo of a young woman trying to meet Elvis. Is this an example of the Mandela effect: the phenomena where large groups of people can recall something that did not happen or remember it very differently from the way it actually occurred.

Posted in: Filmmakers, Podcast 1 month ago 0

FOF #2888 – The Queens Battle for Miss Continental

In the world of female impersonation pageants there is no title more coveted than being crowned Miss Continental. The new documentary film, The Queens, looks at the allure of the decades old Miss Continental contest and what it takes to win the one crown that rules them all.

Today, The Queens’ filmmaker, Mark Saxenmeyer, joins us to talk about how the documentary showcases the Continental Pageant system with a behind the scenes look at the run up to the competition and interviews with the legends who run the prestigious contest.

Posted in: Filmmakers, Podcast 1 month ago 0

FOF #2887 – Kamala Harris Makes Herstory!

Kalloo kalay, Kamala Harris has been selected by Joe Biden as his running mate for the 2020 U.S. presidential election.

Harris makes history as the first Black woman and the first Asian American woman to run as a vice presidential candidate on a major US party ticket.

Today comedian Lindsay Shaw joins us to take a look at the announcement of Kamala Harrris as Vice President and how Republicans are already sharpening their knives.

Posted in: Podcast 1 month ago 0

FOF #2366 – Absolutely Fashionable

Much like Edina & Patsy in the new Absolutely Fabulous movie, we are drowning in fashion as the men’s apparel show hits Chicago this week.

Today, we take a look at the new Ab Fab movie and give you a cheat sheet for the many celebrity cameos some Americans might not get.

Posted in: Podcast 4 years ago 0

FOF #2058 – Facebook Apologizes to Drag Queens

Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and transgender folks for suspending accounts that used drag names. But don’t celebrate yet as it’s not immediately clear how Facebook will enforce their “name in real life” standard.

Joining us today is Brooklyn drag queen BibleGirl who enlarges her eyes with make-up to give her a super sized Barbie doll look to chat about NYC nightlife, growing penises in a lab and what Facebook’s reversal means for queens.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 6 years ago 6

FOF #1645 – Start Spreading the News

We say bon voyage to Matteo Lane, as he’s moving to New York City for his job, but what he’s really excited about is working the comedy scene in the Big Apple, and the men.

Posted in: Podcast 8 years ago 10

FOF #1580 – Vice Presidents Say the Darndest Things

Vice President Biden caused a commotion over the weekend by speaking out in support of marriage equality. Is this just a goof or is Obama ready to “evolve” into supporting full equality for everyone?

Comedian Kristin Clifford, who loves manatees, mystery novels and hanging out at weight watchers joins to talk about John Travolta’s masseur and Joe Biden’s opinion on marriage equality.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 8 years ago 2

FOFA #1292 – Glitter Day

There are a lot of holidays during the winter months but none of them are really gay. Sure we have National Coming Out Day in October, Pride Month in June, Celebrate Bisexuality Day in September, International Drag Day in July and Fat Tuesday for the Bears, but where’s our winter holiday?

Well, we’ve devised a new a new gay holiday- Glitter Day! And no, Mariah Carey is not invited. Today, blogger Michael Lehet joins us to open early his Glitter Day presents.

Posted in: Classic Podcasts, Podcast 10 years ago 0

FOF #1292 – Glitter Day

There are a lot of holidays during the winter months but none of them are really gay. Sure we have National Coming Out Day in October, Pride Month in June, Celebrate Bisexuality Day in September, International Drag Day in July and Fat Tuesday for the Bears, but where’s our winter holiday?

Well, we’ve devised a new a new gay holiday- Glitter Day! And no, Mariah Carey is not invited. Today, blogger Michael Lehet joins us to open early his Glitter Day presents.

Posted in: Podcast 10 years ago 18