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Hugh Hefner Lives!
Last night, I was feeling sleepy, thinking about hitting the hay. Out of nowhere my girlfriend told me that Hugh Hefner had died — she was surfing the internet on her phone. “Damn, Hugh Hefner is dead. The end of an era,” I thought. The truth is that Hugh Hefner was likely the last victim [...]
Posted in Counter Culture, Music Tagged Deep Purple, Grateful Dead, Hugh Hefner, Ike & Tina Turner, Playboy After Dark, Sharon Tate, The Byrds Leave a comment
Kenneth Anger’s book Hollywood Babylon made its first appearance in 1965. After less than a week, the book was banned and pulled from the shelves. A decade would pass before the book would be released again. Anger’s underground classic trolls the back alleys and bedrooms of Hollywood during the first half of the 20th Century [...]
Posted in Books, Cinema Tagged 1965, Arena, Hollywood Babylon, James Dean, Jane Mansfield, Jean Harlow, Kenneth Anger, Marilyn Monroe, Route 19 Revisited, Rudolph Valentino, Sharon Tate Leave a comment