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FOF #2777 – Trans Prom Queen Superstar

Dakota Yorke was thrust into the national spotlight in 2016 when she came out as trans to her whole school after declaring her run for queen of the prom. Although she didn’t get the crown, Dakota won over many hearts and minds.

Today Dakota Yorke joins us to talk about her adventures in becoming prom court royalty.

Posted in: Drag & Trans, Podcast, YouTube Celebrities 1 month ago 0

FOF #2766 – Drag Queen Season is Here

Just because RuPaul’s Drag Race is secretly filming right now doesn’t mean there’s not a shortage of fabulous shows featuring new and exciting gender blenders!

Today we take a sneak peek at Dragula Season 3, Camp Wannakiki Season 2 and the fall lineup of Cooking with Drag Queens!

Posted in: Podcast 2 months ago 2

FOFA #2708 – Louisianna Purchase is Fully Loaded

Congratulations to Louisiana Purchase for being on season three of Dragula! We are rooting for you! For over 30 years of her life, Louisianna Purchase had never seen a live drag show, then she fell in love with drag queen Bulimianne Rhapsody and the rest is her-story.

Today Louisiana joins us from her cozy kitchen in Texas to talk about her journey from punk rock to drag.

Posted in: Classic Podcasts, Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 months ago 0

FOF #2708 – Louisianna Purchase is Fully Loaded

For over 30 years of her life, Louisianna Purchase had never seen a live drag show, then she fell in love with drag queen Bulimianne Rhapsody and the rest is her-story. Weezie caught the sickening drag bug for which there is no known cure.

Today Louisianna Purchase joins us from her cozy kitchen in Texas to talk about her journey from punk rock to drag.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 8 months ago 0

FOF #2531 – A Degree in Drag

Drag U may be off the air, but queens are turning what their college majors into a degree in fabulousness. With classes in makeup, dance and sewing, you can get your parents to think you’re just a regular straight “A” student even when you get plenty of “D”- but in this case, “D” stands for drag.

Today, Aunty Cherry Chan, a Texas queen that no hurricane can keep down is using her last semester at college to launch her drag career.

Posted in: Podcast 2 years ago 0

FOF #2506 – When the Reviewer Gets Reviewed

With the success of Hamilton, theater companies are embracing diversity in stories, plays and casting, but some reviewers aren’t liking it – Chicago Sun Times theater critic Hedy Weiss reportedly said at a panel in 2011 “there are so many plays about race and gender that it’s sickening.”

Today actor Jerome Beck joins us to take a look at the conservative backlash on diversity in theater and the role of theater critics in the age of social media and the internet.

Posted in: Actors, Interviews, Podcast 2 years ago 1

FOF #2505 – Let Your Freaky, Hairy, Sexy Flag Fly Freely

In drag and club kid culture, the freakier you look, the more beautiful you are. So, for many folks, embracing being a weirdo in the nightlife scene is a wonderful way of unlocking the beauty that lies within.

Today, bearded beauty JerFay, joins us to tell his story of growing up Baptist in Texas, falling in love with a boy in 7th grade and being forced into state mandated torture to force him to hide his sexuality.

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

FOF #2475 – Don’t Do What Daphne Dumount Does

Daphne Dumount done fucked up drag, but as we’ve said repeatedly, it’s all right, because drag is all about shaking things up or down.

This Saturday, here in Chicago at The Call, Marc’s pulling Daphne Dumount out of storage and putting her to work. But is she really ready for it?

Today, comedian Cody Melcher joins us to to look at common mistakes drag queens make and what are some easy tricks to dazzle the audience into forgetting you’re just a dude in a wig.

Posted in: Comedians, Podcast 3 years ago 2

FOF #2446 – Gagabowl

Conservatives get nervous about art, because great art inspires people to see the world in new ways, and challenges the status quo. So it’s no wonder Trump supporters and the National Rifle Association were up in arms when they heard one of the most progressive pop stars ever, Lady Gaga, was going to perform during the the Super Bowl Halftime show.

Today, we take a closer look at Lady Gaga’s spectacular Super Bowl Halftime show

Posted in: Podcast 3 years ago 1

FOF #2431 – Scott Heierman is a Pretty Bearded Lady

Not all drag queens are clowns in ball gowns, some are just goofy. Our guest today got her start as a theme park mascot while working at Disneyland as Goofy then went on to become the queen of the judges’ hearts on America’s Got Talent.

Today, Scott Heierman, a very pretty bearded lady, who Howard Stern described as a hot she-wolf, joins us to talk about her roller coaster ride through America’s Got Talent and how she plans to make her big comeback.

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