Playboy Magazine, May 2013

Aug. 11, 2023 in PlayBoy 2000s by Wyatt Earp

Playboy Magazine, May 2013

The May 2013 edition of Playboy offers readers a blend of edgy and glamorous content. Dive into:


  • "EL GRINGO LOCO": John H. Richardson tells the improbable story of an American's descent into the insane and perilous world of a cartel drug runner.
  • "SALE OF THE CENTURY": David Kushner uncovers a tale of credit fraud, laden with sex, drugs, and shady home financing so audacious it would make Bernie Madoff shudder.
  • "RETRO RENOVATION": Tastemaker Taavo Somer crafts a Playboy pad for the modern man, oozing style and elegance.
  • "THE NEW GRAND TOUR": A travel piece showcasing new capitals of cool, from Berlin to Marrakech, that are redefining vacation experiences.
  • "CRACKING THE BAR CODE": Get behind-the-bar secrets to concocting the perfect cocktail, for a touch of mixologist flair.
  • "THE ACCIDENTAL CAPITALIST": Craig Vetter writes on Patagonia's founder, a company profiting from doing the right thing, and the madness required to make it work.


  • "J.J. ABRAMS": David Hochman nerds out with the director of Star Trek and Star Wars, a creative genius whose universe knows no bounds.
  • "PLAYBOY CLASSIC: MUHAMMAD ALI": A reprint of Lawrence Linderman's 1975 interview, capturing the politics, philosophy, and personality of boxing's greatest icon.


  • "THIS SIDE OF PARADISE": Enjoy life at the beach with model Monika Pietrasinska, in a pictorial that captures the allure of seaside leisure.
  • "PLAYMATE: KRISTEN NICOLE": Explore Mexico with an intoxicating beauty in a visual tour that's sure to captivate.
  • "THE DIAMOND HEIRESS": Discover the multifaceted world of Tamara Ecclestone, a Formula One scion with much more to offer.

This issue of Playboy offers a vivid and enthralling exploration of culture, crime, and creativity. From the grit and danger of a drug runner's life to the creativity of J.J. Abrams and the stylish advice for the modern man, it's a blend of intrigue, glamour, and inspiration. Readers looking to engage with the complexities of modern life and enjoy the beauty and pleasure that come with it will find much to enjoy in this edition.

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