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Council Bluffs at No. 64 in Money magazine ranking of the country’s 100 best communities | All-America City

Time’s Money magazine has named Council Bluffs among its top 100 Best Places to Live in America. Council Bluffs comes in at No. 64 on the rankings — just ahead of No. 65, Papillion, Nebraska. The magazine teamed with Realtor.com on the rankings, which used criteria including population, median home prices, median household income and weather. “Our people,” Council Bluffs ...

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What Hefner’s death means for future of Playboy magazine

The death of Hugh Hefner on Wednesday could also spell the demise of Playboy magazine, Media Ink has learned. The 64-year-old iconic title, which launched Hefner’s empire back with Marilyn Monroe on its first cover, once had an iron grip on young male readers — and advertisers’ cash — but in recent years is oozing red ink, along with readers ...

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When Ruth Bader Ginsburg Thanked Hugh Hefner

It is no exaggeration to say that Hugh Hefner, the womanizing hedonist and founder of Playboy magazine who died at 91 on Wednesday, helped to define modern American sexual culture. He was “Hef,” an icon of late 20th-century personal freedom, celebrity and consumerism, albeit one whose silk pajamas and pipe-smoking suavity became a cliché of (mostly white) male heterosexuality. In ...

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Hefner created the magazine industry as we know it, says Wordfest CEO Shelley Youngblut – Calgary

Hugh Hefner was a true American original, says a Calgary media expert whose own career was hugely influenced by the iconic publisher, who died Wednesday at the age of 91. Shelley Youngblut, the CEO of WordFest, spoke to David Gray on The Calgary Eyeopener Thursday about the outsized influence Hefner played in creating Playboy Magazine. “He invented the magazine world,” she said. “He ...

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Playboy’s Hefner, who revved up sexual revolution, dies

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. LOS ANGELES (AP) — 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 bow-tied women in bunny costumes, has died at ...

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Playboy Founder Hugh Hefner Dead at 91

Hugh Hefner, the Playboy founder and icon of the sexual revolution, died on Wednesday at the age of 91. Playboy Enterprises announced that he “peacefully passed away today from natural causes at his home, The Playboy Mansion, surrounded by loved ones.” American Icon and Playboy Founder, Hugh M. Hefner passed away today. He was 91. #RIPHef pic.twitter.com/tCLa2iNXa4 — Playboy (@Playboy) September 28, ...

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Hugh Hefner: Playboy magazine founder dies aged 91

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Hefner is survived by his third wife, Crystal Harris Hugh Hefner, founder of the international adult magazine Playboy, has died at the age of 91. Playboy Enterprises Inc said he passed away peacefully at home, from natural causes. Hefner began publishing Playboy in his kitchen at home in 1953. It became the largest-selling men’s magazine ...

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See Blac Chyna’s Sexiest Magazine Cover Yet | Style

Looks like Blac Chyna is back to making big waves again, literally. The social media star stepped back in time for a recent photo shoot for Bombshell by Bleu — and we are here for her retro-inspired beauty looks.   Take a look at the behind-the-scenes video from the shoot: Are we sensing some burlesque vibes? Perhaps. In our opinion, that’s how ...

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Anxy magazine gets personal with mental health

Have you been to a newsstand lately? Yes, there are still a few out there. While the selections may have thinned in the last decade, there are still row upon row of glossy magazines and boxy journals vying for your attention — if you put down your phone. In this crowded, colorful arena, a new Berkeley publication called Anxy stands ...

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