That's a brand new observation from Frank DeCaro in his nuttily funny review of Oz The Great and Powerful on his own Flaming Screens channel on YouTube. Frank DeCaro, of course, was a scream as the gay movie critic on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and he's a regular riot as the host of his own S ... More >>
Playwrights Horizons was filled to capacity for The Night of 1000 Judys, a combo concert/comedy show benefiting the Ali Forney Center. Host Justin Sayre--who's sort of Oscar Wilde meets Whoopi Goldberg--was hilarious, with his offhand monologues about the need for Judy Garland worship (and any othe ... More >>
The late Judy Garland would have turned 90 yesterday, so Liza Minnelli sent out a message: "Today is a day for celebration. We celebrate the privilege of having had Mama touch all of our lives. She left us with so many feelings we never would have discovered about our self until she exquisitely tra ... More >>
Sirius OutQ's Frank DeCaro and Doria Biddle made it to "the Dinah," the heavily-lesbianed event in Palm Spings this past weekend. And they generously sent me photos of the celesbian action, especially at a saphically feisty dodgeball event which proved that no one knows how to dodge balls better th ... More >>
The cookbook displayed in the window of MXYPLYZYK, against a backdrop of hamburger greeting cards and Ritz boxes. Help the Goth, Vamp, or just plain cynic on your list have a very morbid Christmas by picking up a copy of The Dead Celebrity Cookbook by radio personality and raconteur Frank ... More >>
And now, a look back at what was on the menu here at Fork in the Road this week. Bottoms up... it's Friday! We weighed in on that ever-important question: how much should you tip? We rounded up Our 10 Best Beer Bars in the city. The Extraordinary Cookbook author Stefan Gates explained how ... More >>
Health CommunicationsCelebs might be gone, but not forgottenWhile celebrities now get their food fixes at trendy restaurants like LA's Koi or Nobu, once upon a time they actually cooked. Eartha Kitt made a mean chicken wing, Gilda Radner whipped up a sumptuous apple cake, and Johnny Cash fri ... More >>
Come on, it won't kill you! Sirius/XM OutQ host Frank DeCaro has laid them all out for you in his brand-new Dead Celebrity Cookbook, which is filled with all sorts of famous fricassees and stellar ceviches. At DeCaro's book party at P.J. Clarke's last night, thrown by CBS Watch! magazine, I asked ... More >>
Jim ColucciIt was a marvelous night of gossip, celebration, stimulation, signing, and more gossip. Thank you, friends, fans, OutProfessionals, Frank DeCaro, Jim Colucci, Gerry Visco, literature, world, life, and of course God. And thanks to Webber's value store for my fabulous bag!
In an OutProfessionals event. This Wednesday, September 14, at 630 PM, Sirius XM OutQ's Frank DeCaro will chat with me about my new book, Fork on the Left, Knife in the Back, and we'll no doubt dig into all kinds of gossipy topics with reckless abandon.
A while ago, I ran Kevin Sorbo's remembrance--as told on the Frank DeCaro show--that, when Sorbo was a model, Gianni Versace rested his hand on Sorbo's thigh. That had the young model famously responding, "Sorry, but I'm a flaming heterosexual!" Well, in his upcoming memoir, True Strength, ... More >>
When comedienne Lisa Lampanelli was preparing for a concert last Saturday in Topeka, Kansas, she quickly learned she'd have some unusual attendees showing up. In addition to her normal flock of gay fans, her show attracted protestors from Fred Phelps's Westboro Baptist Church, who didn't like ... More >>
charo.com Charo is the Spanish singer/guitarist who cuchi-cuchied (and shed) all over The Love Boat and who, after many decades living in this country, still speaks English with an accent thicker than a Meryl Streep character's. It's part of her shtick, and she's muy delightful at it. But ... More >>
Speechifying on Broadway, plus plenty of cussing and discussing
"White Lines" was a song about coke abuse, but "Betty White Lines" is a new ditty about a far more addictive substance--upcoming SNL host and eternal Golden Girl Betty White! The riotously funny yet loving homage has been compiled by the St. Olaf Glee Club--which looks to me like radio host ... More >>
Fun with assisted suicide. Plus: Puffy Combs on the craft of acting?
Cruising for surreal NYC Housewives. Plus, high and low fashion, plus some new and old-fashioned on Broadway.
Ben Lerman I'm getting out my best Brett Somers hair and my curliest Charles Nelson Reilly merkin because it's time for another Match Game Live!, the funsy game show put on by host Bern Lerman for a crowd of panting people, some of whom become wildly lucky enough to get dragged into the action. It ... More >>
Scott DrakeI just got back from Philly and boy are my arms tired! My tongue too, from it constantly dropping to the floor over the assortment of sizzling meat parading onstage for the Mr. Gay Philadelphia Pageant, which I gleefully judged along with other Gotham gays like Mickey Boardman and Will Wi ... More >>
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Writer's cramp? No, a nonstop stream of diary during the Oscars telecast.
And trying to be famous? Let me tell you about it.