song quickly became an anti-war movement anthem when a large number of people thought America should not have been fighting the War in Vietnam.” Lennon directly states in the third verse of “Give Peace A Chance,” “(Let me tell you now) / Ev'rybody's talkin' 'bout / Revolution, Evolution, Masturbation, Flagellation, Regulation, / Integrations, mediations, United Nations, congratulations / All we are saying is give peace a chance / All we are saying is give peace a chance” (“Give Peace A Chance”).
and its success is not diminishing without societal or cultural consequence. While Playboy's philosophy has not been strong enough to maintain its mass of monthly subscribers, it has been powerful enough to shape the sexual attitudes of entire generations of Americans. Furthermore, Playboy's coupling of sophistication and sex now permeates all aspects of our media culture, including the magazines that are now stealing Playboy's audience. Today we live in a society that is virtually inundated with