Beauty and the Bozo

The short, tragic life of a Playboy Playmate

The lovely Dorothy Stratten Photo by Vancouver is Awesome

Dorothy Ruth Hoogstraten was born on February 28, 1960, in a small country town outside Vancouver, Canada. During high school, she took a job at Dairy Queen. This is where she met Paul Snider, who fancied himself the next Hugh Hefner. He desperately craved celebrity status and all the goodies that came with it. When he met Dorothy, he decided to groom her…

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Kathy Copeland Padden

Kathy Copeland Padden

is a news junkie, history buff, and music fanatic surfing the End Times wave with bemusement. Come along!