September 2014 Playmate Stephanie Branton’s Playboy cover is pretty sultry. The black lace. The come-hither eyes. The ample under-boob. It’s something to behold.

Playmate Stephanie Branton on the cover of the September 2014 Playboy

Playmate Stephanie Branton on the cover of the September 2014 Playboy

But the lovely Ms. Branton isn’t the only reason to peruse this month’s issue. We’ve also got the strange mafia saga of former major league baseball player Denny McLain, 20 Questions with Frank Miller, the Playboy Interview with James Spader and possibly the craziest thing ever written about Steven Seagal (we realize that’s saying something).