Stories tagged: Playboy
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 10:05 a.m.
Kathleen Parker: Moore, Hefner from bygone era – or is it?
The political resurrection of Alabama’s Roy Moore – the Moses of the South – and the mortal end of Hugh Hefner are not entirely unrelated. It’s not a straight line, …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 3:45 p.m.
Was Hefner oppressor or liberator? Women debate his legacy
Oppressor or liberator? Feminist in a silk robe, or pipe-smoking exploiter? Opinions were flying a day after Hugh Hefner’s death over just what he did – and didn’t do – …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 7:51 a.m.
‘Godspeed, Hugh Hefner’: Playmates, celebrities, civil rights leaders remember the Playboy founder
The actress Kat Denning remembered meeting Hugh Hefner at his famed mansion, where he was “very nice to my mom.” Kim Kardashian said she was “honored to be part of …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner dies at 91
Playboy founder Hugh M. Hefner, the pipe-smoking hedonist who revved up the sexual revolution in the 1950s and built a multimedia empire of clubs, mansions, movies and television, symbolized by …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 11:39 a.m.
After a nudity-free year, Playboy will again run pictures of naked women
A year after publishing its first nudity-free issue, Playboy again will run pictures of naked women.
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 2:22 p.m.
Former Playboy playmate pleads not guilty in body shaming case
An attorney for a former Playboy playmate pleaded not guilty on her behalf Monday to charges that she secretly photographed a 70-year-old woman in the nude in the shower area …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 11:23 a.m.
Body-shaming Playboy model charged in L.A.
Los Angeles prosecutors have charged a Playboy model who took a photo of a naked woman in a gym locker room and posted it to social media with insulting comments …
Wed., Sept. 28, 2016, 1 p.m.
Playboy features woman wearing hijab for first time
For the first time ever, Playboy has featured a woman wearing a hijab.
Tue., Aug. 16, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Sold! New Playboy Mansion owner closes deal for $100 million
Daren Metropoulos said Tuesday that escrow has closed on his $100 million purchase of Hugh Hefner’s Playboy Mansion.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015
Leonard Pitts Jr.: Playboy overtaken by sexual revolution
Movement the magazine started in the 1950s moved to the Internet.
Wed., Oct. 14, 2015, 2 p.m.
Doug Clark: Playboy was an important part of my young life
Every now and then there’ll be a moment in the culture that will stop you in your tracks. Johnny Carson’s last Tonight Show, for example. The death of Michael Jackson. …
Tue., Oct. 29, 2013
Former model, Playboy playmate raises HIV awareness
Before she ever stood in front of a group of college students, waving condoms in the air and telling stories about adult diapers, Miss September 1986 came out as a …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2012
Doug Clark: Amy Biviano vs. Matt Shea, the race that keeps on giving
The tipster called me midday Friday with two eye-popping political developments, namely that 4th District state legislative candidate Amy Biviano appeared topless in a 1995 Playboy magazine spread. Five words …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2012, 5:48 p.m.
Legislative hopeful Amy Biviano posed topless in Playboy
Amy Biviano, the Democratic challenger in a high-profile battle for a legislative seat representing Spokane Valley, is defending a 1995 topless photo shoot with Playboy magazine as a confidence-building experience …
Sun., May 3, 2009
Playboy mag overlooks UI again
Several UIdaho alums at Huckleberries Online were surprised that their alma mater wasn’t included in the Playboy’s latest list of the nation’s Top 25 party schools. After all, Washington State …