Playmates on Fear Factor
Well, with all the success Playboy has seen over the last few months, maybe that's what this year should be called. Not only is the magazine hotter than ever, but, these days, Playboy products are on everybody's goodie list. Stern's PLAYBOY pinball machines have seen phenomenal earnings and sales continue to grow each month. Still need more convincing' Read on...
Playmates were featured on NBC ratings giant Fear Factor during the same time slot as this year's Super Bowl halftime show. The episode secured the two highest adult demographic (18-49) ratings for any Super Bowl counter program since 1994, with 11.4 million viewers. These numbers make it obvious that Playboy can garner some serious attention.
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A&E recently aired Inside the Playboy Mansion, a two-hour insider's look at the Playboy lifestyle. The show proved that Playboy has been a pop culture staple since its beginning in 1953.
For almost 50 years, Playboy has captivated audiences with the world's best-selling men's magazine. Playboy's world-wide popularity enticed Kiss front man, Gene Simmons, to place Hef with 20 girls on the cover of his debut issue of Tongue magazine; of course, all with tongues out in full glory.
In August 1994, Playboy became the first national magazine on the Web when it created Playboy.com. The site quickly became one of the most popular destinations on the Internet, and it continues to attract visitors from approximately 150 countries and territories. Pictorials, archived images, celebrity interviews, shopping, and online gaming are just a few of the many features available to visitors to Playboy.com.
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