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Playboy To Fire Bunnies, Says Inside Source

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He may be the richest, swankiest and most famous cat in Holmby Hills, but the credit crunch has got Hugh Hefner too. Back in August, Playboy announced theend of company-thrown shindigs at the mansion but still is letting people rent out the famous grounds for their own events. Now the Daily Star is reporting that Hef is stripping back staff after the stock's plunge. But that's what an inside source is saying and Playboy, shielded behind an employee information policy, has no comment.