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Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Sesame Street, a revist to a Best of Feast of Fun episode.

Listen as we talk to author Michael Davis about his book Street Gang: The Complete History of Sesame Street. In his book Michael takes an in-depth look at the groundbreaking program from it’s inception to the present day, covering some interesting behind-the-scenes conflicts which were a part of the creative energy of the show.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 3 years ago 1

FOF #2732 – Daddy Issues, Muppets and Microbiology

Daddies are so hot right now but what if you discover your lover’s secret sugar daddy is also your own biological father? Does that make it even hotter or did things just get too weird?

Today the golden voiced Andrew Pifko joins us to talk about his new film Daddy Issues where he’s caught in a love triangle with his own daughter’s girlfriend, working with the Muppets and Sarah Jessica Parker in a Superbowl ad.

Posted in: Actors, Interviews, Podcast 5 years ago 0

FOF #1884 – A Real Sneak Peek into Lady Gaga’s Muppets Holiday Special

Lady Gaga is back on TV, and this time around she’s not wearing Kermit the Frog, she’s singing duets with him and all the Muppets.

On Thanksgiving night, Lady Gaga stars in a 90-minute special with the Muppets featuring Elton John, Joseph Gordon Levitt and RuPaul.

Today we’re giving you a real sneak peak into Gaga’s holiday special with the dirt on the show you won’t hear about anywhere else.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 11 years ago 2

FOF #1814 – Breaking Up is Hard to Do

Katy Perry just revealed that Russell Brand broke up with her via text and and the two have not spoken since their divorce in 2011. Pretty tacky huh?

Today we’re taking a look at how to end any relationship with a little grace and dignity. Why it’s so important to put your emotions aside for a moment so you can walk away from any relationship, whether it be friends, work, family or for love.

Posted in: Podcast 11 years ago 2

FOF #1696 – Diddle Me Elmo

Elmo is innocent! Kevin Clash, the puppeteer who plays Elmo is on a leave of absence from on Sesame Street to deal with accusations of a sexual affair with a 16 year old guy. Will Kevin Clash suffer the same fate as Pee Wee Herman?

Joining us is comedian and pop culture junkie Brian Sweeney, that’s Sween Dog to you, to examine what’s behind Elmo-gate, and what similarities his case shares with the downfall of CIA Director David Petraeus.

Posted in: Podcast 12 years ago 11

Chick-Fil-A’s Lame Excuse

You heard that the Muppets cut their with Chick-Fil-A over the company’s policy of donating money to anti-gay hate groups? Now here’s the fast food company’s lame response. They’re issuing a recall over safety issues, […]

Posted in: Images, Politics & Activism 12 years ago 1

Do not piss off Miss Piggy

I had no idea that Chick-Fil-A had a Muppets toy tie-in with their kiddie meals. The Jim Henson company has cut their ties to the politically conservative fast food chain, and just posted the following […]

Posted in: Images, Politics & Activism 12 years ago 0

FOF #1517 – Long, Thick and Uncut

Like Samson in the Old Testament, comedian Bill Cruz grew out his hair in order to gain new powers. In Bill’s case, he wanted to come off to audiences as an outrageous bohemian rather than the safe sporty look he used to have. Now his long hair is driving him crazy so what’s he gonna do?

Today Bill Cruz joins us to talk about the hype over Tim Tebow, Madonna leaks her Superbowl Halftime Show set list, and his really long, thick, uncut hair.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 13 years ago 7

VIDEO: The Muppet’s “Man or Muppet”

Here’s one of the best songs from The Muppets movie, where they reveal that the Walter’s human alter ego is openly gay actor Jim Parsons who plays Brandon in TV’s “Big Bang Theory.” Does that […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Movies, Music, Videos 13 years ago 0

VIDEO: Muppets Challenge Kids About Santa Claus

If Santa Claus has to deliver all those presents to boys and girls on Christmas eve, how does he get in? Watch this wonderful collection of vintage clips from Sesame Street as Grover and Kermit […]

Posted in: Culture & Style, Videos 13 years ago 0