Tag: 2017

1926 – 2017

1926 – 2017

Hugh Hefner, the editor-in-chief and founder of Playboy Magazine, died of natural causes at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles Wednesday. He was 91.Hefner founded Playboy in 1953 and it became infamous for its seductive centerfolds. It remains one of the largest magazines in the US and around the world, with at least 20 licensed international editions."My father lived an exception and impactful life as a media and cultural pioneer and a leader voice behind some of the most significant social and cultural movements of our time in advocating free speech, civil rights and sexual freedom," his son, and Playboy Enterprises' chief creative officer, Cooper Hefner, said in a statement. "He will be greatly missed by many, including his wife Crystal, my sister Christie and my brothers Dav...
The "Maylennials" Are Young Women Who Love Theresa May And They're The Strangest Fandom Of 2017

The "Maylennials" Are Young Women Who Love Theresa May And They're The Strangest Fandom Of 2017

Away from the carefully stage-managed campaign events and stump speeches, where Theresa May can be seen answering pre-selected questions in front of Conservative Party activists ahead of the general election on 8 June, she can bank on the unfailing support from an entirely different group of people.The prime minister is the focus of a small but fast-growing online fandom, expressed through social media posts and memes created primarily by young women based in the UK and around the world who are inspired by her fashion choices and unflashy political style.BuzzFeed News has spoken to a handful of young May supporters – some of whom proudly call themselves “Mayllennials”. While they are united in their admiration for May, many are non-partisan and stop short of supporting