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FOF #2780 – The Puerto Rican Bombshell, Barbra Herr

Puerto Rican bombshell Barbra Herr joins us to talk her amazing career as a drag and cabaret performer, from fighting the AIDS crisis in Puerto Rico to working with the legends in New York City.

Barbra shares her amazing stories of being with Holly Woodlawn when she first heard Andy Warhol died, her friendship with Dominique Jackson from Pose, and what really happened to the man in the chest belonging to Paris is Burning’s Dorian Corey.

FOF #2765 – Puerto Rico, My Heart’s Devotion

After a week of protests against corruption, with over half a million people peacefully surrounding the governor’s palace in Puerto Rico, Governor Ricardo Rosselló resigned in the middle of the night.

Today Pavlo Salvá, a longtime listener of the podcast and a bartender in San Juan, joins us to talk about the political revolution taking place in Puerto Rico and what this could mean for mainland Americans.

Posted in: Podcast 3 months ago 2

FOF #2763 – Strike a Pose

Today queer pioneer Jack Ryan joins us to chat about his adventures way back in 1986 when he stayed in New York City as a guest of someone working on the documentary “Paris is Burning” which highlights the legendary ball scene.

Listen as we talk with Jack Ryan about Pose, living through those legendary times, and walking the category of executive butch queen realness.

Posted in: Artists, Podcast, Writers 3 months ago 0

FOF #2606 – A Soul Full of Funhouse Mirrors

If eyes are the windows to the soul, then the soul of Esteban Andres Cruz is a funhouse full of mirrors.

Today Esteban Andres Cruz joins us to talk about his new project where he’s off to explore his queer latinx heritage by rebuilding the homes in Puerto Rico that were damaged by Hurricane Maria.

Posted in: Actors, Podcast 2 years ago 1

FOF #2571 – You Can’t Stop Despacito

Everyone knows the Grammys are a sham, so why are folks getting so upset that Despacito got overlooked?

Today the always fabulous Larry La Fountain, queer and Latinx studies professor at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor joins us to look at the crisis in Puerto Rico and this remarkable song’s power to change the world.

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

FOF #2548 – We Are All Puerto Rican

More than a month after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, it seems like the US government is leaving Puerto Rico to struggle on its own.

Amazingly, artists are coming together to help- Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new song benefits relief efforts on the island and drag queen Phi Phi O’Hara has dozens of queens performing at Queens United which will also provide relief.

Listen as Phi Phi chats with us about getting all the queens together for one big show!

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 2 years ago 0

FOF #2534 – Everything Old is Will & Grace Again

After an 11 year martini break, Will & Grace is back on TV with the show’s original cast, writers and directors. Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Sean Hayes and Megan Mullally are finally the perfect age to play the oddball New York aristocrats.

Today we take a look at the new Will and Grace TV reboot. Can the show survive in a web streaming world where LGBT characters go full frontal?

Posted in: Podcast 2 years ago 3

Cynthia Lee Fontaine – Pastelón: Puerto Rican Lasagna

Wepa! One of my all time favorite Puerto Rican dishes to make is pastelón, a casserole version of the Puerto Rican pastel that we love to eat during holidays.

Joining us is the adorably kooky girl who loves to shake her cucu, Miss Congeniality from RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8, Cynthia Lee Fontaine. Bienvenida!

FOF #2428 – 12 Days of Fierceness

You’re probably sick of that awful, repetitive song “The 12 Days of Christmas.” But what if I told you you could use that Christmas carol to turn your chilly holidays into a hot season of wild passion.

Today we’re turning up the heat by twisting the “12 Days of Christmas” into a helpful guide to getting naughty in the bedroom.

Posted in: Podcast 3 years ago 3

FOF #2409 – How do You Pronounce Latinx?

ow we think about gender identity and sexuality is evolving and some people are having a hard time keeping up with all the new language surrounding these new concepts.

Our friend, Professor Larry La Fountain travels all over the world talking about LGBT people and Latin American culture and one of the most common questions he gets asked is: what is Latinx and how do you translate the word “queer” into Spanish?

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast, Writers 3 years ago 2