15 November 2002
The power of pasta
If I remember correctly, the oldest woman ever to appear in a Playboy pictorial was fifty-five. (This would be Nancy Sinatra; how does that grab you, darlin'?) Still, there are names on the magazine's wish list who will never be removed no matter how old they get, and one of those names belongs to Sophia Loren, who reportedly is miffed for being offered only £100,000 for doffing her designer duds. This does not mean that if Hef ups the ante, she'll do the deed, but the sheer thought of it well, do I actually want to see a 68-year-old Italian woman in a reasonable semblance of her birthday suit?
If you've read this site for more than twenty seconds, you already know the answer.