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FOF #2680 - Everyone Can Be Everything - 11.28.18

FOF #2680 – Everyone Can Be Everything

Since RuPaul’s Drag Race came on the air a decade ago, the world of drag has changed- the lines between gender, identity and sexuality have all blurred and most drag shows these days welcome anyone. Is TV going to catch up?

Today trans guy, drag queen Sweet Gwendolyn, (aka Debbie Penetration) joins us to take a look at the roller coaster ride drag has gone though in the past decade, and how a lot of ideas from performance art like therapy got folded into the drag soufflé.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 13 days ago 0
FOF #2678 - Grateful for the Nuts in the Fruitcake - 11.21.18

FOF #2678 – Grateful for the Nuts in the Fruitcake

With Thanksgiving upon us, it’s not only time to stuff that turkey, it’s time to stuff our hearts with thanks to all the amazing people and things in our lives.

Today comedian Carma Nibarger joins us to say thanks to all the wonderful people and things in our lives.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 20 days ago 0
FOF #2658 - Varla Jean Merman, Beauty & the Beast - 10.02.18

FOF #2658 – Varla Jean Merman, Beauty & the Beast

Folks fell in love with the she-larious Varla Jean Merman in the iconic camp film Girls will Be Girls but she stunned everyone when she recently took off her top and showed the world that the beauty is also a beast- a stunning, muscular hairy beast, with a fish tail! Today, Varla joins us to talk about how folks react to her rocking bod and how she alters her drag to make room for bodybuilding.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 2 months ago 1
FOF #2654 - Genetically Engineered Fun - 09.25.18

FOF #2654 – Genetically Engineered Fun

When you’ve done a podcast for 14 seasons, a lot of listeners come and go, but some of them stick around for the long haul. When we meet them, it’s electrifying. It’s like running into an old friend.

Our guest today is genetic scientist Dr. Fabian Braun who grew up listening to Feast of Fun. Surprisingly he turned out all right: a handsome, kind, smart man and fabulously proud of being bisexual.

FOF #2653 - Zach vs The Heckler - 09.24.18

FOF #2653 – Zach vs The Heckler

As bad as heckling is, sometimes a great comedian can work it out and make the experience transcendent.

Today comedian Zach Zimmerman joins us to talk about moments when hecklers ruined the show and other times when the comedian turned it out and became a superstar.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 3 months ago 0
FOF #2648 - Wigstock Reborn - 09.06.18

FOF #2648 – Wigstock Reborn

Bouncing back up from a death drop it took 15 years ago, Wigstock came back from the dead at Pier 17 in New York City, rebooted as Wigstock 2.HO.

Today Miss Understood, proprietress of Screaming Queens Entertainment joins us to take a look at Wigstock, then and now. Plus, Neil Patrick Harris touring as Hedwig in a brand new musical show.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 months ago 0
FOF CLIP #2648 - Wigstock Reborn - 09.06.18

FOF CLIP #2648 – Wigstock Reborn

A clip from podcast #2648 – “Wigstock Reborn” with Miss Understood, proprietress of Screaming Queens Entertainment joins us to take a look at Wigstock, then and now. To listen to the full show, become a Plus subscriber: https://feastoffun.com/plus

Posted in: Podcast 3 months ago 0
FOF #2609- Down to Erthe - 04.26.18

FOF #2609- Down to Erthe

The process of writing music is tricky, sometimes songs come out almost instantly but other times, songs can take a long time to develop.

Today rhythm & blues musician Erthe St James joins us to talk about his musical journey- from his early inspiration from the Spice Girls to the trickiness of writing songs about people you’re currently in a relationship with.

Posted in: Interviews, Musicians, Podcast 8 months ago 0
FOF #2598 - Confessions of a Gay Bar Doorman - 03.26.18

FOF #2598 – Confessions of a Gay Bar Doorman

The Dalai Lama says if every child in the world could be taught to meditate, folks wouldn’t be at each other’s throats. Until that day comes, at every bar in the world there are staff who work tirelessly to keep a saloon brawl from breaking out.

Today comedian Tim Warner joins us to talk about his experience working in a slew of gay bars.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 9 months ago 0
FOF #2597 - Fearlessly Love Yourself - 03.21.18

FOF #2597 – Fearlessly Love Yourself

RuPaul loves to say “If you can’t love yourself, how you gonna love somebody else?” meaning self-acceptance is key to having a life full of happiness & love. Easy to say when you’re Supermodel of the World but for us mere mortals it’s hard to tell you inner saboteur to sashay away.

Today were taking a look at the juicy complexities of self-acceptance. Joining us is writer Derrick Clifton who writes about culture and politics for NBC news & Vox dot com.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 9 months ago 2