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FOF #2588 – It’s Never Too Late to RuPaulogize

Rupaul recently came under fire for saying that they weren’t interested in casting trans women on Rupaul’s Drag Race, and boy did the internet let her have it!

Today, the newly crowned Miss Gay Illinois of US of A 2018 Vivienne Dejour joins us to look at pageants, the queens that enter them and how to keep them all one big happy family.

FOF #2459 – Get Out Zach

Get Out, the exciting new film by comedian Jordan Peele takes a look at racism and the fetishization of black people by drawing on provocative elements from films like The Manchurian Candidate, The Stepford Wives and Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?

Today, Zach Stafford, editor at large for OUT magazine joins us to talk about Get Out’s indictment of racism in America and was the film Moonlight robbed of its Oscar moment.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 3 years ago 1

FOF #2456 – Foul Language

Many of our guests, before we start recording, ask us if they can cuss on the podcast and we say “Hell yeah!” I mean F*ck yeah.” But, we discourage it anyway because as good as it feels to let it all out, cussing sometimes keeps people from speaking their minds.

Today, Brian Sweeney, who every other word is BEEEP joins us to take a look at taboo words, why everyone doesn’t agrees on what foul language is, and will newscasters in the future cuss like sailors?

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 3 years ago 3

FOF #2455 – I’m Not Mad at the Envelope, I’m Mad at Price Waterhouse Cooper

The 89th Academy Awards started with host Jimmy Kimmel asked everyone watching to reach out to one person they disagree with and make America great again.

But it all ended with a shocking twist, as presenter Faye Dunaway read the wrong envelope and announced La La Land instead of the real winner for the Best Picture, Moonlight.

Today we take a look at all the amazing moments of the 2017 Oscars you may have missed.

Posted in: Podcast 3 years ago 0

FOF #2440 – Drugs and Hugs

The last time we had cosplay drag queen Fox E. Kim on the podcast we had such a fun time talking about drugs, we had to have her back on to talk more on the subject – from flakka to crocodile to carfentanil. What are they, why would you take them and how can they kill you?

The Oscars nominations are in and while they aren’t as white as last year, they are still pretty white overall, but at least one gay themed movie made it into the best picture category.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 years ago 0

FOF #2300 – Oscars Aftermath

Has there ever been an Academy Awards ceremony that didn’t have some serious drama?

It’s impossible to celebrate the rich and glamorous without getting a few tongues wagging. and bruising a few egos.

Today we take a look at all the sizzling tea that’s still piping hot from the Oscars, and all the other dramatic moments from years past.

Posted in: Podcast 4 years ago 1

FOF #2299 – Pleasant Gehman’s Lobotomy

Before there were podcasts, blogs and social networks, there were zines, small, self-published photocopied magazines that managed to give voice to people on the fringes of culture.

Today we’re talking to burlesque artist, photographer, and journalist Pleasant Gehman about her new art exhibit “Teenage Lobotomy” featuring her iconic fanzine of the 1970s punk and art scene in LA.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 4 years ago 6

FOF #2298 – Chris Rock Wins Best Oscars Host Ever

Chris Rock “rocked” as the Host of the 2016 Academy Awards for beautifully chastising Hollywood’s disregard of black actors and films, saying– “You’re damn right Hollywood’s racist … Hollywood is sorority racist. ‘We like you Rhonda, but you’re not a Kappa.'”

Today erotic blogger Clark Rogers joins us to take a look at the fashion and all the juicy bits from the Academy Awards.

Posted in: Actors, Podcast 4 years ago 2

FOF #2275A – Peaches Christ, the Oscars & Diversity

Like all awards ceremonies that celebrate the rich and powerful, The Academy Awards has a huge diversity problem with not a single black actor getting a nomination.

Today we’re joined by the brilliant Peaches Christ, drag queen and film connoisseur to talk about the films nominated for the Oscars, and why the critically acclaimed film Tangerine about two trans sex workers of color got completely ignored.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 4 years ago 3

FOF #2275B- Peaches Christ, the Oscars & Diversity

In part two of our podcast – “Peaches Christ, the Oscars & Diversity” we continue talking about about our favorite movies, Why the TV shows Fargo and Transparent are so captivating, Sarah Palin using her Trump endorsement to draw attention away from her son’s domestic abuse charges, and Peaches’ thoughts on the film The Danish Girl.

Posted in: Podcast 4 years ago 0