Tag Archives: Playboy

Naked Lady of the Week: LeRoy Neiman’s Femlin

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: I got to thinking about the Femlin after reading this excellent post at Bandsiusetalike.com about the virtues of ’70s-era Playboy and the culture that created it. The Femlin was the creation of LeRoy Neiman; presumably the … Continue reading

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Naked Lady of the Week: Patti McGuire

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: Are people still named Patti? I can think of a few ’70s-era Pattis, but I don’t encounter the name a whole lot these days. I suppose it’s short for Patricia. I don’t encounter many Patricias either. … Continue reading

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Naked Ladies of the Week: Shannon Tweed and Andi Currie

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: This week I present two classics from the old man’s porn collection. As a kid I took Shannon Tweed as representing all that was lyrical and untrammeled in women. Sure she was sexy, but she was … Continue reading

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Naked Lady of the Week: Candy Loving

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: As far as I can tell, Candis Loving is her authentic, bestowed-at-birth name, and not a cheeky, Bond-inspired jape. Well, it’s a name that suits her just fine. Or maybe she suits the name? In 1979, … Continue reading

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Naked Lady of the Week: Bebe Buell

Fabrizio del Wrongo writes: Honey-tressed rock plaything Bebe Buell is, for me, one of the loveliest women to pose for “Playboy” during the ’70s. Do you find that the ’70s were the bunny mag’s best decade? That’s how I feel. … Continue reading

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Naked Lady of the Week: Lindsey Vuolo

Blowhard, Esq. writes: As the nakedless Playboy redesign is revealed this week, I thought I’d celebrate one of my favorite playmates from the past couple of decades: Miss November 2001 Lindsey Vuolo. After gaining playmate status, Miss Vuolo spent a few … Continue reading

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Today’s Lunchtime Reading: The Rise and Fall Playboy Magazine

Blowhard, Esq. writes: Author D.R. Haney traces the history of Playboy magazine, provides a character sketch of founder Hugh Hefner, and charts the fortunes of a number of Playmates in this 9,000-word essay. A fascinating bit of cultural history. At the same … Continue reading

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