Playboy Set to Release an Issue Shot Entirely by Terry Richardson

While some commercial and editorial clients are distancing themselves from Terry Richardson, others are celebrating their relationship with the photographer-slash-sexual harasser. Playboy magazine plans to release a 100-page special issue shot by their "great partner" Richardson called California Dreamin' in February… » 7/12/14 12:00pm 7/12/14 12:00pm

NSFW Behind the Scenes Photos From Playboy Shoots Will Depress You

I know that magazines are not reality and that the image they sell of their models (effortless fun people having fun) is not true. It takes a great deal of time to get the right shot and there's also a lot of uncomfortable posturing that goes on to make that "I was just sunning myself on this pile of rocks" look look… » 2/22/14 2:00pm 2/22/14 2:00pm

I Truly Read It For The Articles: On Playboy's 60th Anniversary Issue

Playboy magazine's 60th anniversary issue – you know, that one with Kate Moss on the cover – doesn't come in a brown paper wrapper. Instead, it's surrounded by clear plastic, ostensibly to protect this special collector's edition but also to hold with it a bonus 2014 calendar shot for Diesel by none other than Terry… » 12/19/13 11:50am 12/19/13 11:50am

Who Would Make a Truly Interesting Playboy Cover Model?

Earlier today, Playboy released the cover images for its much-hyped 60th anniversary issue featuring model Kate Moss. Now, why exactly Kate Moss is such an exciting cover girl is a bit of a mystery because, as a quick search of Google images will show you, finding pictures Kate Moss naked is very easy and — unlike a… » 12/02/13 6:15pm 12/02/13 6:15pm

In The Future Everyone Will Have Naked Selfies Online

Back in the bad old days, all it took for a lady to get fired from teaching job or lose an election was flip the bird at or show her areolas to a digital camera. No longer. In fact, as a recent case in Texas shows, we're moving toward a future where the only response to revelations of a "naughty" digital past will be… » 10/10/13 11:25am 10/10/13 11:25am

FORCE and College Students Take Credit for Playboy Consent Guide

When a new site was launched yesterday called Party with Playboy announcing that the company was devoting their annual college party guide to issues of rape and consent, and then when said site was quickly revealed not to be the work of Playboy, most people thought it was the work of the group FORCE: Upsetting Rape… » 9/18/13 10:10am 9/18/13 10:10am

Someone Hacked Playboy's College Party Guide and Made It About Consent

On Tuesday, Playboy got major press and for the first time in awhile, it wasn't because they were selling off parts of their company or moving their headquarters from Chicago to Los Angeles or going private, things that would all individually spell trouble for legacy organization, but when pushed together look… » 9/17/13 7:00pm 9/17/13 7:00pm

Pizza Hut Hawks Unholy Pizza-Scented Fragrance

Pizza Hut is releasing a perfume. Seriously. But if it seems like a joke, it's because that's how this all started. In an effort to get people talking about the pizza chain, an advertising agency that works with its Canadian branch posted on Facebook, "Do you love the smell of a box of Pizza Hut pizza being opened? We… » 12/05/12 4:40pm 12/05/12 4:40pm

India's First Playboy Club Wants to Include More Wives, Less Naked Boobs

When I bring up Playboy, what comes to mind? Surprisingly well written articles? The rattling, sour breath of dementor Hugh Hefner? Whatever it is that kids jerked off to in the 1960s? One thing is for certain — you most definitely think of naked ladies. Ladies so naked that you you can see their naked boobs and their… » 11/06/12 12:05pm 11/06/12 12:05pm

Retired Playboy Bunnies Seem Like Ladies We'd Want To Hang Out With

Photographer Robyn Twomey — who I got all excited about when I first saw her name because I thought she was Robin Tunney from The Craft but no, she's not — has some stunning portraits of former Playboy Bunnies. I want to hangout with each of these women and learn all about them and then write plays about their lives.… » 10/26/12 9:40am 10/26/12 9:40am

Rodeo Announcer Says Michelle Obama Belongs in National Geographic

In a move that has brought shame upon the noble profession of rodeo announcing, a lone moe-ron at a small California rodeo has set back mainstream acceptance of airbrushed cowboy hats with hot pink feathered roach clips attached to them by decades. During a rootin', tootin' jamboree this weekend, the announcer made a… » 9/17/12 11:00am 9/17/12 11:00am

Nicki Minaj Is Voting For Mitt Romney Because Everything She Raps Is…

A Nicki Minaj verse on Lil Wayne's new mixtape Dedication 4 is whipping all the blogs up into an unnecessary frenzy about her political predilections this morning: » 9/04/12 9:00am 9/04/12 9:00am

star and his incredibly piercing eyes wedded his longtime girlfriend in Los Angeles this weekend. They met before he got into acting and was a…