September / October 2017

Table of Contents

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    Interview |

    Playboy Interview: Patton Oswalt

    A candid conversation with the comedian, actor and social media maestro on how he carved a path out of unthinkable tragedy and found his way back to the stage

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    Pictorial |

    The Body Electric

    Its recent clients range from Bowie to Lorde, but when we take over Electric Lady—Jimi Hendrix’s legendary Greenwich Village studio—the wind cries Daria

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    Feature |

    The Publicly Traded Human Goes Nsfw Leah Sottile

    For almost 10 years, Mike Merrill has sold shares of his very existence. Now he and his 600-plus shareholders are hoping an erotica scheme will boost his sagging stock price

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    Pictorial |

    Night Fever

    Leave the clubs, cabs and chaos on the street. Tonight, you belong in a Lower East Side penthouse, sharing a nightcap with the captivating Tsanna LaTouche

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    Fiction |

    Subtract One Death By T.c. Boyle

    When life sets you adrift, sometimes the best course is to jump ship

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    Pictorial |

    Touch-Tone

    September Playmate Jessica Wall travels light, loves to learn and hopes you know how to kiss

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    Feature |

    Busy Being Borns Amy Marie Slocum

    Sartorial advice and reflections on the power of "getting weird" from pop music's most colorful new chameleon

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    20Q |

    Halsey Rebecca Haithcoat

    With Hopeless Fountain Kingdom, the queen of New Americana is more outspoken than ever. Here, she talks about donating $100,000 to Planned Parenthood and the virtues of the dad bod

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    Fiction |

    Safe Word R.o. Kwon

    A vanilla husband wants to please his kinky wife. Can Mistress Ava help?

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    Pictorial |

    Center Stage

    Ladies and gentlemen, please put your hands together for October Playmate Milan Dixon

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    Feature |

    Crossroads 2.0: Music And Artificial Intelligence Aaron Carnes

    Will Al lift popular music to new heights— or perfect the life right out of it?

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    Feature |

    Kingsman The Big Exit Rob Williams

    We join superspy Eggsy on his latest mission for Britain’s top-secret agency