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FOF #2495 – This Time You’ve Gone Too Far

Comedians go too far all the time- that’s the whole point, to find the lines you shouldn’t cross and then plow right through them. Sometimes they succeed and expand our mind and sometimes they fail and expose their own flaws.

Today writer Derrick Clifton joins us to take a look at Kathy Griffin, Stephen Colbert and Bill Maher: the outrage over comedians who say outrageous things.

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Writers 3 years ago 2

FOF #2444 – Bootycandy

From hoo-ha to dingaling, there’s no shortage of words parents use to describe private parts to their kids. For writer director Robert O’Hara, it was “Bootycandy,” and that’s what he titled his play about a young boy who has to learn what it means to grow up gay and black.

Today, Robert O’Hara joins us top chat about his play, “Bootycandy,” the impact of Obama’s presidency, and how it’s Tyler Perry’s world and we are just living in it.

Posted in: Actors, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 3 years ago 5

FOF #2009 – My Favorite Year: 1997

The year is 1997, and American music companies are raking it in the money just before the Internet and Napster changed the value of buying music. It was a year that would introduce many one hit wonders, like Hanson’s “Mmmbop,” Aqua’s “Barbie Girl,” Chumbawamba’s “Tubthumping” and Tito Nieve’s “I Like It Like That.”

What an annoying year! But oh so good!

Today musician Stephen Leonard joins us to look at the one-hit-wonders of 1997, and why it was such an extraordinary year for big hits.

Posted in: Live Music Sessions, Podcast 6 years ago 5

FOF #1920 – Plastic Man and Throbbin

Everyone has strong opinions about Justin Jedlica, The Human Ken Doll, who in the past decade has had over 142 cosmetic procedures. Well, 143 cause he’s having one done right now.

Everyone either loves him or hates him.

Also joining us today is Jordan Thomas who in the past year has been featured in 25 movies, the kind where men hug other men in the butt with their junk.

Posted in: Actors, Artists/Designers, Interviews, Podcast 6 years ago 1

FOF #1808 – How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the NSA

Remember all those times you Googled Al Qaeda? The NSA remembers. Today we take a look at the unsettling revelation that that nine giants of the tech industry have been handing over everything to the National Security Agency. All our texts, photos, videos, social media and phone content is being data mined by the NSA, for the purpose of fighting terrorism.

Didn’t President Obama read the cliff notes of George Orwell’s 1984?

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 4

FOF #1778 – Having a Ball

Everyone wonders about the size of a man’s wang, but do they ever stop to think about the balls that hang down below? Do they waddle to and fro? Would you tie them in a knot , would you tie them in a bow? Can you toss them over your shoulder like a continental soldier?

Today Bill Cruz, the Jennifer Lopez of gay Mexican American comedians joins us to talk about Monorchism, you know, guys with one testicle

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 4

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 7 years ago 1

FOF #1747 – Persistence of Memory

There are many factors that impact how we remember events, and shockingly these can be surprisingly easy to manipulate.

Today the very funny Meredith Kachel, who has a steel trap of a mind and vag, joins us to talk about why taking a walk down memory lane can be more dangerous than walking down a dark alley.

Posted in: Podcast 7 years ago 3

VIDEO: Conan Reacts to Tyler Perry Being Named Top Dog

The Conan show reacts to the news that Tyler Perry was recently named the highest paid man in entertainment. Oh if drag were that easy!

Posted in: Television, Videos 8 years ago 1

FOF #1321 – Civil Unions Come to Illinois

Hooray for Illinois as Governor Pat Quinn signs civil unions into law! Illinois is now one of a dozen states with significant legal protections for same-sex couples.

And yet, some are saying that it’s simply more Jim Crow laws, creating a second class status for people locked out of Federal marriage rights. Listen as we talk about Carol Mosley Braun knows who’s on crack and SNL’s controversial trans skits.

Posted in: Podcast, Politics & Activism 9 years ago 2