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FOF #1980 – Chanté You Stay

Today political junkie and gospel singer Richard Streetman joins us to talk about the latest election in North Carolina that involves openly gay American Idol contestant Clay Aiken and anti-marriage equality drag queen Mona Sinclair, under his legal name Steve Wiles.

For years Richard Streetman worked for some of Chicago top politicians including President Obama long before he hit the national stage. As a South Carolinian, Richard has a lot of unque and hilarious insights into their quirky politics.

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 10

FOF #1948 – Giving Up Your Cherry for Lent

I’m not sure why anyone gives up anything for any religious reason, but if your religious is that precious, why give up the butt for Lent?

Today the hilarious Brian Sweeney joins us to talk about how he’s giving up skydiving and using condoms for Lent.

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 6

FOF #1942 – The Worst Talk Show Hosts of All Time

Talk show hosts are dropping like flies! From Katie Couric to Piers Morgan, Alec Baldwin and Bethenny Frankel, it seems like all talk show hosts are losing their jobs.

Today comedian Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the worst talk show hosts ever who despite their fame, wealth and access to stellar guests couldn’t manage to create a show anyone wanted to watch.

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 4

FOF #1921 – The Death of Dr. V

A firestorm has erupted over an ambitious reporter who was writing a story about an amazing new golf club only to discover it’s inventor Dr. V had falsified her educational background and that she was transgender. After telling the inventor that he would include his findings in the story, Dr. V commited suicide.

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the death of transgender inventor Dr. V and why journalist Caleb Hannan coldly peeled back the layers of this woman’s life.

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 5

FOF #1879 – We Put the FUN into Your Funeral

You think the cost of living is too high? Try dying. Last year, funeral homes in America pulled in over thirteen billion dollars in gross revenues. With the average funeral costing ten grand, dying is a big business. So much in fact, some funeral homes go to grave measures to get your business.

Today we’re taking a look at some incredibly strange funeral parlors that will do anything to make a buck off the dead.

Posted in: Podcast 8 years ago 1

FOF #1863 – Nobody Puts Baby in the Corner

Entertainers that are just starting out are faced with a tricky situation- most of them don’t want to get painted into a corner with regards to things like their sexuality, gender or race, but at the same time, those unique qualities can really draw in an audience.

Joining us today is Natalie Jose who recently starred in Oprah’s Network reality TV series “My Life is a Joke” which followed five Chicago female comedians struggling with their careers on making people laugh.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 years ago 0

FOF #1843 – Hop Aboard Matteo Lane’s Bait Bus

Sometimes when we have a sexy gay guy on the show, he nervously brings a friend along to keep us from hitting on him. Nice try Matteo, it never works.

Today the hilarious, Matteo Lane joins us with his hunky, muscular friend Evan Williams to talk about their rising careers as comedians in New York City or maybe Matteo brought Evan along because he thinks this podcast is some kind bait bus.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 8 years ago 2

FOF #1839 – Bytches United To Crush Homophobia

After years of making big money playing secret concerts for the ultra rich all over the world, pop stars are singing a new tune by challenging oppressive regimes, especially when it comes to LGBT rights in Russia. Could we be seeing a Sun-City style boycott of Russia?

Today Brian Sweeney joins us to take a look at the growing movement to challenge Russia’s hateful laws.

Posted in: Podcast 8 years ago 13

FOF #1810 – Poppy Champlin’s Wild Kingdom

One of the top comics of the lesbian comedy circuit is Poppy Champlin, who is well known not only for insight into lesbian mating practices but she’s also a genius mimic who can do amazing bird calls and animal sounds. She’s even got a monologue filled with over 100 fish related puns.

Today we’re popping the cork off Poppy Champlin as she chats with us from her remote home in the woods of Rhode Island.

Posted in: Comedians, Interviews, Podcast 8 years ago 0

FOF #1770 – What’s Love Got to Do With It

Like fuck, love is one of those powerful words that is used to mean just about anything. The most popular type of music is love songs and inside them are some pretty horrible cliches that don’t really help those struggling in the romance department.

Today we take a look at the cliches in some of the most popular love songs and offer some relationship advice on how to stay strong with the one you love.

Posted in: Podcast 8 years ago 1