Late on Wednesday night, Playboy founder Hugh Hefner passed away at the age of 91. He died in the Playboy Mansion, which he sold this summer for $100 million on the condition that he could live there for the rest of his life.
His life (and his lifestyle) were celebrated on Twitter.
Serious take on Hugh Hefner: Arguably, one of, if not, the most important publisher of the second half of the 20th century.
— (((Harry Enten))) (@ForecasterEnten) September 28, 2017
Hugh Hefner a revolutionary and uncompromising force… RIP. Thanks for the material. I enjoyed the articles.
— Maximiliano Bretos (@mbretosESPN) September 28, 2017
Wow…just read the news. Rest In Peace Hugh Hefner. Your legacy and soul shall live on!
— Charlie Puth (@charlieputh) September 28, 2017
The man wore a robe for a living. Every morning was happy hour.
That’s a full life. Rest In Peace, Hugh Hefner. pic.twitter.com/332vwzQqhz
— Dan Buffa (@buffa82) September 28, 2017
Hugh Hefner, who lived a full, compassionate & amazing life, has passed. This has to be hard on,,,maybe not the perfect words,,,many.#RIPHef
— Colin Cowherd (@ColinCowherd) September 28, 2017
“I can call you Hef, can I?”
RIP Hugh Hefner pic.twitter.com/c9muh6HJup
— Sung Min Kim (@sung_minkim) September 28, 2017
That Donald Trump tribute tweet to Hef gon be LIT, tho, amirite?
— Mary Katharine Ham (@mkhammer) September 28, 2017
Sorry to hear of the passing of the original playboy Hugh Hefner. He loved boobs even before they were banned by CNN…
— Dave Rubin (@RubinReport) September 28, 2017
RIP to the legendary Hugh Hefner! I’m so honored to have been a part of the Playboy team! You will be greatly missed! Love you Hef! Xoxo
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) September 28, 2017
— Deidre Behar (@deidrebehar) September 28, 2017
When hugh hefner got to heaven they were like, “you can have 72 virgins” and he was like, “seems low”
— Michelle Wolf (@michelleisawolf) September 28, 2017
Hugh Hefner. He came. He saw. He came. He came. He came. He came….came…
— Damon Wayans Yunior? (@wayansjr) September 28, 2017
RIP to a man who absolutely carpéd the heck out of the diem: Hugh Hefner.
— Rich Eisen (@richeisen) September 28, 2017
Hugh Hefner fought for civil rights, women’s rights, and free speech. He was an American icon bigger than a magazine, in good & bad ways.
— Caleb Ecarma (@calebecarma) September 28, 2017
Thank you Hugh Hefner for being a defender of civil rights, a champion of free speech, and of course, all the boners
— Ike Barinholtz (@ikebarinholtz) September 28, 2017
Hugh Hefner was a GIANT in publishing, journalism, free speech & civil rights. He was a true original, and he was my friend. Rest well Hef. pic.twitter.com/bJ1wxoK4gR
— Larry King (@kingsthings) September 28, 2017
THANK YOU HUGH HEFNER
— billy eichner (@billyeichner) September 28, 2017
In accordance with his last wishes, Hugh Hefner’s casket will be filled with porno and hidden in the woods for local teens to use
— “TBONE” O’Sullivan (@Bro_Pair) September 28, 2017
One thing i can’t wait for and i swear i’m not lying are the pieces — by women — reevaluating Hefner & his contribution to American culture.
— Joel D. Anderson (@byjoelanderson) September 28, 2017
we often box ppl as good or bad. Hefner, like all of us, more complicated than that. eager for complicated pieces on him sure to come soon
— Wesley Lowery (@WesleyLowery) September 28, 2017
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