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As you probably know, the hipster invented the beard back in 2005. And since then, like all things the hipster knows and loves ironically—like skinny jeans, or Arcade Fire—the beard has gone mainstream and become, for the most part, totally uncool. There are a few exceptions, though. Every once in a while we’ll encounter somebody […]
Some people will look back at this era of Major League Baseball, note the drop in batting averages and ERAs, and call it “The Golden Age of the Pitcher.” Not me, though. When I look at the game right now, the most noteworthy trend I see is not the dominance of pitchers but the preponderance of splendid […]
Promo: Brian Wilson and Brett Keisel are Both World-Champions, but Only One of Them has a Champion Beard.
Who Had the Last Beard Standing? Giants relief ace Brian Wilson and Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel went head to head and follicle to follicle to determine who has the more killer beard. Wilson pitted his blackened biblical style against Keisel’s Grizzly Adams look in a facial hair fracas for the ages. Would Wilson’s fear factor put […]
We were all warned to “fear the beard” as San Francisco Giants closer Brian Wilson displayed the power behind that thick batch of black hair growing from his neck during the Giants’ run to the World Series title last season. During last night’s game against the Chicago Cubs, he put the power of the beard […]