Issue: 20080801

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U.S. TENNIS PRO REVEALS ALL
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Ashley Harkleroad's midriff-baring debut at the 2001 U.S. Open caused the Georgia peach to be called an American Anna Kournikova, but it's her technique that's heating up the women's tennis circuit now. Currently ranked fourth in the country (and 61st in the world), Harkleroad is a tough com­petitor known for her pinpoint ground strokes and astonish­ing quickness. Off the court, she happily showed more than her midriff to Senior Contributing Photographer Amy Frey-tag for her nude pictorial, Love, Ashley. "I'm a little more muscular than some girls, but that's who I am," she says. "You don't have to be waif-thin and have huge boobs to be sexy." And what does she hope her competitors' response to her pictorial will be? "I hope they say, Whoa, Ashley does have a great body! Now we know why she's so fast. "
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THE WORLD OF PLAYBOY
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HEF SIGHTINGS, MANSION FROLICS AND NIGHTLIFE NOTES
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IN THE WINNER'S CIRCLE
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Dear Playboy
GLOBAL INFLUENCE
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Thank you for a fascinating I'laxboy Interview with journalist Farced Zakaria (May). He's right that the U.S. needs to embrace its immigrants as a source of strength. I am a college history instruc­tor with students from Africa, Eastern Europe, China. Vietnam. Jordan. Egypt. India and Bangladesh. They have seen up close how a competitive election works, including how a candi­date must explain in detail what he or she hopes to accomplish. They are observing how a multi-everything soci­ety works out its ethnic, religious, eco­nomic and cultural differences peacefully, if not always completely.
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Dear Playboy
RUSSIAN UNDRESSING
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I love The Women of Putin's Russia (May). But when you compare the shot of'Olga Kurbatova on the cover with the one on page 109, it's obvious her bra is a masterwork of modern engineering. B.u ion Blackmail Raleigh, North Carolina
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Dear Playboy
BIG TALENT
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I was ecstatic to see The Last Days of Chris Farley in the May issue, as he is my favorite comedian. But when I shared my excitement with a girl I'm dating, her response was "Who?" Is her igno­rance a deal breaker? I think so.
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Dear Playboy
A RIFF TOO FAR
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I loved your 20Q_ with Bob Saget (May). However, the opening of the penis is not called the urethra but the urethral meatus. Now Bob knows. Shawn Legge Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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HATING HILLARY
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1 he venom Laura Kipnis unearths from right-wing Hillary Clinton biog­raphies ('The Men Who Hale Hillary, May) is no surprise to Clinton's many supporters. The only journalists who did not turn against her are Kipnis and Bill Moyers of PBS.
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After Hours
Cassandra Hepburn
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AIG. IF iuu kc KtADING THIS...
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How to Improve Your Bat Speed
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POWERFUL ADVICE FROM A PRO SLUGGER
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Self-Serve Beer Tap: Invention of the Year?
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YOU MAY SOON PULL YOUR OWN PINTS. SEEMS LIKE A MOSTLY GOOD IDEA TO US
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Shel Silverstein Returns
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First published in 1964, our late Uncle Shelby's Don't Bump the Glump! and Other Fantasies is back on shelves. In it are poems about the Griss, the Feezus and the fellow at left—the Slurm.
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What She's Thinking Now
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It's August—what is that girlfriend/ wife/mistress of yours thinking? (Aside from the usual "Where is this relationship going?" stuff. Can't help you there, mate.) We pored over a stack of women's magazines, TiVo-ed Oprah and Tyra and even asked a couple of live females. Our findings:
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How to Get Into Magazines
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GAL FRIDAY MARISA JACOBSON KEEPS PLAYBOY'S PUBLISHER ON HIS TOES
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Gas for $1 a Gallon?
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REFINE YOUR OWN ETHANOL WITH THIS HULKING GIZMO
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Shark Summer
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Sorry, Stephen Colbert—the number one threat to America is not bears. This year is likely to be the worst in history for shark attacks, with early numbers rivaling those of 2001, the so-called year of the shark. That was when Volusia County, Florida, the shark-bite capital of the world, recorded 22 toothy attacks. Through early May of this year the area had already seen 11. In southern California hysteria ensued when a great white fatally bit a triathlete just 150 yards from land. The sharkophiles at UnderwaterTimes.com are keeping tabs—consider scanning their news feed before you end up as so much turf in the surf.
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Pop Went the '8os--Live
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The Regeneration Tour, which brings Reagan-era acts to 22 cities in August, is not the summer's edgiest multi-artist event, but there's no denying it's the totally awesomest. You will of course hear chart-toppers like "Heaven Is a Place on Earth" by Belinda Carlisle and "Don't You Want Me" by the Human League, but it's the undercard that justifies the (reasonable anyway) ticket price: Naked Eyes doing "Always Something There to Remind Me," Dead or Alive doing "You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)," A Flock of Seagulls doing "I Ran" and ABC doing whatever it was ABC did.
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How to Care for a Summer Suit
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IN THE DOG DAYS OF AUGUST, DON'T LET YOUR BEST BRIGHTS GET THAT NOT-SO-FRESH FEELING
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The Path to Peace?
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JARHEADS JAWBONE ON GENERATION KILL
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Man Food Delivered to Your Door: Texas Barbecue
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In Driftwood, Texas, 30 minutes outside Austin, you'll find what some call the best barbecue in the state at a restaurant called the Salt Lick. Texas barbecue, for the uninitiated, is not the pulled pork they love in Virginia and North Carolina. This is cow country, cowboy, and meat means beef brisket. Order the family-style dinner at saltlickbbq.com; a hundred bucks will get you a brisket as big as a phone book, a rack of pork ribs and two lengths of pork-and-beef sausage. They say it serves eight to 10 people, but lay out plenty of sides (beans, coleslaw, jalapeno cheese bread if you can find it) and beer (Shiner Bock, Pearl, Lone Star) and you may have enough grub for a bigger crowd than that. Garnish with Jerry Jeff Walker, Robert Earl Keen, Guy Clark and quite a bit of Willie.
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[THE DARK KNIGHT]
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Stephen Rebello
Batman finally gets serious
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Towelhead
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(Summer Bishil, Aaron Eckhart, Toni Collette, Maria Bello) This quiet hand grenade of a movie lobbed by Alan Ball (the creator of Six Feet Under) has a young Arab American girl dealing with racism, her own awakening sexuality, an overbearing father, a screwup of a mother and a bigoted Army reservist and pedophile.
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The X-Files: I Want to Believe
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(David Duchovny, Gillian Anderson, Amanda Peet) The second big-screen version of the popular TV series has FBI agents Scully and Mulder being reluctantly lured back into action. The duo investigates the abduction of a group of women that may involve a mysterious creature on a killing rampage in Virginia's rural hills.
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Tropic Thunder
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(Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr.) Stiller directs and stars in this action-comedy send-up about self-absorbed actors shooting an epic war film in Southeast Asia. When local drug lords mistake the celebrities for DEA agents and attack, the actors become con­vinced they're in a real war and react like stars in battle.
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Pineapple Express
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(Seth Rogen, James Franco, Rosie Perez) Comic genius Judd Apa-tow strikes again with this stoner-comedy, 1980s-style action flick featuring Rogen as a weed-loving process server who witnesses a murder, which lands him and his pot dealer Franco in the thick of a gang war involving a killer cop and a vicious drug lord.
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Luck runs out for six card-counting students when Sin City strikes back
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STAR TREK: THE ORIGINAL SERIES: SEASON TWO
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us tribbles and a world influenced by 1920s
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THE COUNTERFEITERS
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This year's Oscar
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TYRONE POWER MATINEE IDOL COLLECTION
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Buzz McClain
Power also did romantic comedies. These 10 DVD debuts include the 1948 fantasy Luck of
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SURFWISE
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B.R.
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THE WIRE: THE COMPLETE FIFTH SEASON
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timore cop drama reach their conclusion in
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[SLOPPY SECONDS]
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G.F.
How many times do studios expect us to buy the same movies and TV shows on DVD?
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Tease Frame
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When the X-Files series ended, Gillian Anderson fleshed out edgier roles in indies like Closure (pic­tured). Now the rousing redhead is reuniting with David Duchovny in The X-Files: I Want to Believe.
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[WONDER-TWIN POWERS]
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Willie and Wynton's new blues collaboration is an unlikely pairing that works. What makes a duo click?
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[MADE MEN, MEMPHIS-STYLE]
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[MIND-BENDING FICTION]
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Two novels investigate time travel and magic pills
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[FREE GAMES FOR CHEAP BASTARDS]
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(Charming spendthrifts also welcome)
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Phantasm of the Month
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Federico Fellini: The Book of Dreams is a
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GUITAR HERO: ON TOUR
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(DS) Now
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DON KING PRESENTS: PRIZEFIGHTER
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(360, Wn) We hate Don King but still hoped this game would challenge Fight Nights throne. Unfortunately, its grip-
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BATTLEFIELD: BAD COMPANY
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Mrs. Clean
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Getting married cuts a man's weekly housework by about 1 hour but increases a woman's by 7.
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Shipload
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If the global ship-pi ng industry, which consumes 2 billion barrels of oil annually, were considered a coun­try, it would rank 7th in total carbon dioxide emis­sions.
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Who, Us?
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When asked to name their country's great­est enemy, 33% of new cadets at South Korea's Military Academy said North Korea; 34% said the United States.
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$2.7 million
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Price paid by Sheik Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, son of Dubai's ruler, for a female camel at a desert festival in April.
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The Colbert Bump
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In the month after appearing on The Colbert Report, Democratic candidates for elective office saw a 44% boost in j campaign donations. Republican candi- 1 dates who were guests experienced no rise or a slight decrease.
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Good Grief
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The number of practitioners listed on ecopsychology .org who say they offer counseling to people who are obsessed with or feel guilty about their own carbon emissions' contribution to global warming: 149.
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Color of Money
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The hair color of the wives or companions of the 100 richest men on earth (none were redheads):
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For Science!
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For a cognitive brain study, researchers at the Univer­sity of Iowa offered volun­teer stoners and boozers up to $600 each to get stoned and/or drink booze.
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Lady Killers
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Between 1991 and 2006 the overall number of hunters in the United States fell by 11%, but the number of female hunters ages 6 to 15 increased 50%.
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Pink Triangle
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In 2007 the Bettybeauty company, maker of pubic-hair dyes for women, sold 75,000 boxes of its most popular product: a hot-pink dye called Fun Betty.
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In Biz We Trust
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Percentage of large U.S. corporations audited by the Internal Reve­nue Service in: 1990: 72% 2007: 26%
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TTYL, Dude
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On average, men use 60 characters when texting each other; women use 80.
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To the Victors
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A college that wins an NCAA Division I football or bas­ketball championship will see a 7% to 8% increase in applications for admission.
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What They're Thinking
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19% of the women polled in an Axe survey said they met their most recent boyfriend at a bar.
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Born-Again Beauty
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On the track in the new Dodge Challenger SRT8
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About Time
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WORN BY FIGHTER pilots, astronauts and bomb-squad technicians, Bell & Ross watches typically focus on reliability and legibility, often in a style some consider blunt. What a pleasant surprise, then, to find among its new offerings this delightful (if all but unattainable) flight of fancy, the BR Instrument Minuteur Tourbillon ($184,000, bellross.com), available in a limited run of 30. The priority is still time telling, but there's a delight­ful array of complications, including a tourbillon, an analog stopwatch, a separate seconds-counting dial and a power-reserve gauge.
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Small Talk
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WE'VE BEEN FANS of Aliph's Jawbone headsets for years now, thanks to their combination of high style and industry-
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ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS)
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Get Your Oolong On
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WHILE TAKING AN art course during his junior year in college, Joey Roth designed a teapot. Bloggers discovered his sketches online and fell in love, sparking an ava­lanche of inquiries and order requests. In a bold move, instead of sheepishly telling people the teapot didn't exist, he went ahead and created the adorably different Sorapot ($200, sorapot.com). His success is a beacon for garage designers everywhere who have dreams of turning pro.
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A Touching Display
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ALL-IN-ONE computers have been around for a while. So have touch screens. The real mystery is why we don't see them together more. Take HP's TouchSmart PC ($1,600, hp.com): While you can work just fine with the included wireless keyboard and mouse, it's far more fun to stash those primitive tools in a drawer and use the TouchSmart as your personal info kiosk. Whether you're
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Green Scene
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AFTER BEING BLAMED for everything from madness and suicide to awful poetry, absinthe was outlawed in most places by the early 1900s. It has enjoyed a romantic and dangerous reputation ever since. Remind you of any rock stars? Marilyn Manson has long been a fan of the anise-and-wormwood scapegoat, so much so that he has spent the past few years fine-tuning his own brand with a Swiss distiller. Called Mansinthe ($56, mansinthe.com), it's the real deal, which means real wormwood and a high thujone (the reviled psychoactive chemical in wormwood) content. It probably won't drive you insane, but all the same, stay off the poetry.
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The Playboy Advisor
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Every time I read about a famous person like Max Mosley, president of the motor-racing organization FIA, having a sado­masochistic sex orgy, I wonder how pain is related to pleasure. I let my husband spank me because it turns him on, but it does nothing for me. It seems coun­terintuitive thai pain can bring pleasure. Is there a physiological reason for this, or is it all psychological? Why are these two sensations connected?—L.M., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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39,40
Article
The Playboy Forum
FORTRESS WASHINGTON
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MICKEY EDWARDS
THE CONSTITUTION IS SUPPOSED TO PROTECT THE PEOPLE FROM GOVERNMENT. BUT NOW GOVERNMENT PROTECTS ITSELF FROM THE PEOPLE
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article
40
40,41
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Forum
MYTHICAL FREEDOM
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Daniel Howe
A PULITZER PRIZE WINNER QUESTIONS OUR IDEALIZE1 IMAGE OF 19TH CENTURY AMERICAN LIBERTY
200050_20080801_000082.xml
article
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41
Article
Forum
WHAT HATH GOD WROUGHT: A Q&A WITH DANIEL HOWE
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PLAYBOY: How do communications advances in our time compare with changes wrought by the telegraph?
200050_20080801_000083.xml
article
41
41,43
Article
Forum
MARGINALIA
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FROM A PLEDGE
200050_20080801_000084.xml
article
42
42
Letters to the Editor
Forum
LIBERAL BAITING
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Is Eric Alterman's article ("Why We Loathe Liberals") in the May 2008 Forum supposed to constitute mean­ingful political discourse? I couldn't tell. One thing that annoys me is the manner—the all-pervasive sarcasm; the insulting, venomous language— in which he belittles those who may disagree with him before they can even respond to his charges. Another annoyance is the way Alterman seems to be simply ranting to like-minded individuals who already agree with his thesis. I am extraordinarily disap­pointed with playboy's lapse of jour­nalistic integrity in publishing such irresponsible work.
200050_20080801_000085.xml
article
42
42
Letters to the Editor
Forum
LIVE FREE OR DIE
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Kudos to HH and imavisov lor giv­ing space to the Libertarian Party. In a world where the media hate us—I don't know why; I think we make sense—Hef has the balls to shed some light on our parly. Bui then he has always had big balls in the way he has a weed up the ass of conven­tion and the status quo. Our party has many members who. like Hef, are leaders in a world of followers. Most people think we are a bunch of
200050_20080801_000086.xml
article
42
42
Letters to the Editor
Forum
BLACK AND WHITE AND RED ALL OVER
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I love Susan Jacoby's editorial regarding this country's lack of read­ers ("Zero-Narrative Nation." April). A friend of mine owns a small book­store named Prospero's Books in Kan­sas City. Missouri. The shop's logo is the word rk.ad on a .static-filled TV screen, and one of its mottoes is a quote from Joseph Brodsky: "There arc worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them." Last year, dismayed that he was unable to give away books he no longer had room for (many were best-sellers) and to call attention to the scarcity of read­ers in the United Slates, the owner held a book burning that made inter­national headlines.
200050_20080801_000087.xml
article
43
43
Article
Forum
Trash Talking
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in The British Olympic Asso-on is placing a gag order on its athletes. "British athletes will have to sign a contract promising not to comment on any politically sensitive issues," according to a spokesman for the body. Violators will be barred from events and sent home. Critics are drawing parallels to a 1938 soc­cer match before which the English national team agreed to line up and perform a Nazi salute at the Berlin Olympic Stadium. "The British Olym­pic Association's squalid attempt to suppress legitimate criticism of the Chinese regime by British athletes is a timely wake-up call for all of us who thought sucking up to dictators was something we had left behind in the 1930s," wrote David Mellor, a col­umnist for the U.K. Daily Mail.
200050_20080801_000088.xml
article
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43
Article
Forum
Am I Shot or Not?
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los angeles A private company has set up an online forum to assess the quality of police be­havior. The website's mission statement reads, "Prior to the launch of Ratemycop.com, people had no way to provide feedback about officers who are being paid by tax dollars. It is the hope of the site's founders that citizens and depart­ments alike will use this powerful tool as a way of monitoring police performance." Founder Gino Sesto requested names and badge numbers of nonundercover police from across the country and compiled the publicly available data on the website, where users can rate their experiences with individual officers. Despite such high-profile incidents as the shooting by NYPD officers of un­armed Sean Bell on his wedding day and the surfacing of a video of Philadelphia cops kicking and beating suspects, police groups have com­plained the forum allows the public to unfairly malign officers. Now the site is having trouble finding web-hosting services.
200050_20080801_000089.xml
article
43
43
Article
Forum
Here, There and Underwear
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Arlington. Oregon Carmen Kontur-Gronquist, the former mayor of this tiny Columbia River town, has filed a lawsuit alleging fraud in the recall vote that ousted her earlier this year. The referendum was triggered by complaints about bra-and-pantie shots the 42-year-old single mayor posted of herself on her MySpace page in an effort to improve her social life. "Those photos have nothing to do with my abilities as mayor," Kontur-Gronquist said at the time of the complaints. She narrowly lost the vote, 142 to 139, and now alleges that mail-in bal-
200050_20080801_000090.xml
article
43
43
Article
Forum
Pom-Pom Bomb
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mumbai-To increase the entertainment at cricket matches in the top-level Indian Pre­mier League, promoters have brought in cheerleaders, including some from the Wash­ington Redskins pep squad. Although many groups, including Bollywood and the National Commission for Women, support the league, the junior interior minister of the state of Ma-
200050_20080801_000091.xml
article
43
43
Article
Forum
Poll Tax
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Washington, dc The Supreme Court has upheld an Indiana law mandating that citizens produce state-issued photo ID before being allowed to vote, despite noting that the state has never suf­fered from the type of fraud the law is intended to combat. Justice John Paul Stevens, while agreeing with the majority, wrote, "The record contains no evidence of any such fraud actually occurring in Indiana at any time in its history."
200050_20080801_000092.xml
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The Crown Royal Company
Crown Royal
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200050_20080801_000093.xml
article
45
45,46,49,50,52,136
Playboy Interview
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Ben Stiller
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Jerry Stahl
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200050_20080801_000094.xml
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47
47
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SMOKELESS TOBACCO
Copenhagen
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200050_20080801_000095.xml
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48
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DuPontREGISTRY
REGISTRY
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200050_20080801_000096.xml
article
49
49
Article
The Best of Ben
The Best of Ben
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Rocky Rakovic
How did Stiller conquer Hollywood? He kept churning out the hits
200050_20080801_000097.xml
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51
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Ab Coaster, LLC
Buyabcoaster
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200050_20080801_000098.xml
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Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
Budweiser SELECT
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200050_20080801_000099.xml
article
54
54,55,56,64,121,122,123,124
Article
Features
THE STRANGE REDEMPTION OF JAMES KEENE
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Hillel Levin
Staring at a lO-years-toHTOJiil term, the suburban drag dealer knew the feds' offer was too good to resist. But could he endure weeks and months among the criminally insane?
200050_20080801_000100.xml
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200050_20080801_000101.xml
article
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59,58,60,61,62,63
Article
Pictorials
THE SURREAL WIFE
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Susie Feldman stands by her man
200050_20080801_000102.xml
article
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65
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200050_20080801_000103.xml
article
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66,67,68,69,112,114
Article
Features
The Birth of the COOL
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Bill Zehme
'Ptayboy duL mttz tfuui (oat oalieit (it
200050_20080801_000104.xml
article
70
70,71
Article
Pictorials
PLAYBOY'S OLYMPIC HALL OF FAME
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They gave their all for their countries. They bared all for us. Let the Games begin!
200050_20080801_000105.xml
article
72
72,73,74
Article
Features
FUNNY HATS
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Paul Slansky
LACCID BALLOON
200050_20080801_000106.xml
article
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75
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200050_20080801_000107.xml
article
76
76,77,78,79,80,81-82-83,84,85
Playmate
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Kayla Collins, Miss August, 2008
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<p>Doll Face is what the clos­est of Kayla Collins's friends call her. but that hasn't freed her from the burden of working for her daily bread, or ice cream. "I've worked at ice cream shops since I was 14," she says, which has given her certain insights into what her customers prefer. I'm sure men had fantasies about their little Friendly's waitress," she says. "Now I'm going to confirm them all."</p>
200050_20080801_000108.xml
article
86
86
Article
Playboy's Party Jokes
PLAYBOY'S PARTY JOKES
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/Vs his last action in the White House, lame-duck president George W. Bush will mandate I hat all gas stations play porn at the pump so you can see someone else getting screwed the same time you are.
200050_20080801_000109.xml
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87
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200050_20080801_000110.xml
article
88
88,89
Article
Fashion
Josh Peck
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Jennifer ryan jones
A YOUNG STAR GRADUATES FROM SNEAKERS TO SUITS FOR HIS BREAKOUT FILM
200050_20080801_000111.xml
article
91
91,90,110
20Q
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Selma Blair
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Stephen Rebello
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200050_20080801_000112.xml
article
92
92,93,94,115,116,117,118,120
Article
Features
THE PERFECT SPRINT
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JONATHAN LITTMAN
ALL THE SCIENCE, COACHING AND TRAINING IT TAKES TO GUN FOR THE GOLD
200050_20080801_000113.xml
article
95
95
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[cartoon]
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200050_20080801_000114.xml
article
96
96,97
Article
Fashion
COWBOY UP
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joseph de acetis
WHETHER IT'S IN A MANHATTAN BOARDROOM
200050_20080801_000115.xml
article
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97
Article
Talking Bull
TALKING BULL
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Conor Hogan
CANT TELL A MULEY FROM A BUCKLE BUNNY? BRUSH UP ON YOUR BULL-RIDING LINGO
200050_20080801_000116.xml
article
99
99,98,100,125,126,128,129,130,133,134,135,136
Article
Fiction
NOBODY MOVE PART TWO
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DENIS JOHNSON
JIMMY'S on we pun ANITA'S lost /t all.
200050_20080801_000117.xml
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Cartoon
Missing?
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200050_20080801_000118.xml
article
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102,103,104,105,106,107,108,109,137
Article
Pictorials
LOVE, ASHLEY
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David Hochman
Tennis champ Ashley Harkleroad
200050_20080801_000119.xml
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Sauza Tequila Import Company
HORNITOS
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Panties
Panties
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Maxodermct
CONNECTION
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Sinclair Institute
SINCLAIR Institute
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Playboy
Playboystore
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Getmaxoderm
MAXODERM
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200050_20080801_000132.xml
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Dirty Duck
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Bobby London
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LIBERATOR
Liberator
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Notes and News
IT'S A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE MOTHERHOOD
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Sure, Law tf Order is ripped from today's headlines, but mercifully few of us can relate to being the victim of a violent crime. In the Motherhood could touch a lot more people. It's a series based on the lives of real moms: They write scripts, then send them to inthemotherhood.com; the best are made into short webisodes. The three main on-screen mothers are played by Leah Remini, Chelsea Handler and our Miss October 1993 Jenny McCarthy. Jenny's character is the well-manicured Kelly, who
200050_20080801_000136.xml
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Notes and News
BOOB-TUBE QUIZ
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Can you determine which Playmate stars on which TV show? (Answers on the following page.)
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Notes and News
15 YEARS AGO THIS MONTH
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Miss August 1993 and October 1994 cover girl
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Notes and News
LOOSE LIPS
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Notes and News
HOT SHOT
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Notes and News
POP QUESTIONS: CHARLOTTE KEMP
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Q: Have you been busy? A: Not really. I recently moved to the Houston area, and I either play lennis or hang out
200050_20080801_000141.xml
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Notes and News
CENTER PIECE
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Miss December 2001 Shanna Moakler was at L.A.'s Key Club in April to reprise her role in its production of the hit off-Broadway comedy PIECES (of Ass). The pro­vocative interactive show tackles the perks and pres­sures of being pretty. Rotating cast members have included Rachel Hunter, Brooke Burke and Jamie-Lynn Sigler. While the show's title may at first sound crude, Shanna, who got to write her own sketch, calls the experience empowering.
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Notes and News
PLAYMATE GOSSIP
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Miss March 1972 Ellen Michaels has found a new passion on the other side of the camera—as a nature photographer. Inter-
200050_20080801_000143.xml
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Notes and News
MY FAVORITE PLAYMATE
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Samm Levine
Julie Lynn Cialini.
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MEATY Myths
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Where & How To Buy
WHERE & HOW TO BUY
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Below is a list of retailers and manu­facturers you can contact for infor­mation on where to find this month's merchandise. To buy the apparel and equipment shown on pages 88-89 and 96-97, check the listings below to find the stores nearest you.
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Playboy
Playboy
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Grapevine
Words Fail Us
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We know nvjthage and side boob, but we have no cute term for this one: CWYNETH PALTROW's skirt is so short we can see her left buttock from the front. What is that—retro cheek? Front rearage?
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Grapevine
It'll Never Work Out
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JACKIE WARNER is the star of Work Out on Bravo, and her abs could beat up your abs. Look all you want, fellas, but don't touch: She likes girls.
200050_20080801_000149.xml
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Grapevine
Stripped Moll
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Don't mess with KERRI PARKER—she's one of Sal Maroni's girls. Played by Eric Roberts in The Dark Knight, Maroni is a Gotham City gangster who tussles with Christian Bale's Batman.
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Grapevine
Porn Leader
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In Rome's municipal elections, veteran porn star MILLY D'ABBRACCIO ran as a Socialist. "Enough of these ass faces," pro­claimed her poster, and in interviews she described herself as the der-riere of her party.
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Grapevine
Get Your Smirn Off
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For all you guys forced by wives girlfriends to watch the show: Yes, we agree that a Women of Dancing With trie Stars pictorial is a great idea, 're on the .Does that mean this peek " nKARINA IIRNOFF's s is a sneak preview? We're not telling.
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Grapevine
Journalistic Grab-Ass
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Little is known about MENA SUVARI's boy­friend. Gossip columnists say only "dancer Simone Sestito." Here's our try at specificity: close-cropped, dagger-tongued, well-inked, huge-watched, saggy-pantsed madras-tastic dancing butt squeezer Si­mone Sestito. Oh, that guy.
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Grapevine
Whatever It Means, She's It
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We couldn't believe TINA (ONES didn't even make the finals of the Page 3 Idol contest held by U.K. tabloid The Sun. (See May's Grapevine for the winner.) She says she's "well chuffed" about appearing in playboy.
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Next Month
Next Month
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ANNA FARIS—YOU'VE HEARD ABOUT HER FORTHCOMING MOVIE THE HOUSE BUNNY AND ITS AMUSING TAKE ON PLAYBOY, BUT DID YOU KNOW SHE CAME UP WITH THE CONCEPT? OUR COVER GIRL REVEALS THAT AND MORE IN 20Q.
200050_20080801_000155.xml
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C3
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MILLER BREWING CO.,
Miller Lite
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200050_20080801_000156.xml
advertisement
C4
C4
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DAVIDOFFCIGARETTESUSA
CIGARETTES
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other
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Back Cover
Back Cover
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THE ONLY CORNERS WE CUT
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