Category Archives: Beauty

The Shine of Donyale Luna

America was white in 1964 from coast to coast, however New York fashion editors were reacting to the blowing in the wind. Malcolm X preached resistance up in Harlem and Martin Luther King was leading marches in Selma, Alabama. Nancy White, the Harper’s Bazaar editor, spotted the face of a black teenage beauty from Detroit. […]

Evil Blonde Beauty

THE PRETTIEST GIRL IN NORTHERN MAINE by Peter Nolan Smith

Scientists first warned the world about global warming with an 1975 article published in SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. ‘Inadvertent climate modification’ sounded like gobbledygook to the common man, who was more terrified by the possibility of a ‘nuclear winter’ produced by an atomic bomb exchange between the USA and USSR and American oil producers pooh-bayed the National […]

Money Is Evil

Playboy Rechained

Playboy was founded by Hugh Hefner in 1953 with a $1000 loan from his mother. Hugh Hefner’s Playboy magazine will no longer feature nude women featuring a centerfold of Marilyn Monroe. The first issue sold out within a week and the magazine featuring first-class writing, satirical cartoons, and nude playmates of the month soared to […]