Archive for the 'Famous Beards' Category

William Cullen Bryant

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013


William-Cullen-BryantAmerican poet. Epic beardsman.

The Appennine Colossus, Villa Demidoff, France

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013


Colosso dell’Appennino by by Italian sculptor Giambologna, circa 1580. Via My Modern Met.


Friday, March 30th, 2012

Here’s a great shot of Billy Gibbons circa 1980.

The Lorax’s Mighty Moustache

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

This is unequivocally the best cartoon moustache since Yosemite Sam.

The Bearded

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

An entire tumblr dedicated to beards. I suppose this was bound to happen.

Scott Howard (aka Teen Wolf)

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

Clearly, one of the thickest beards to grace the big screen.

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

Jedi master. Nicely groomed beard.

The National Football Beard

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Check out this monster on Steelers defensive end Brett Keisel. Makes me wanna root for the Steelers. No it doesn’t.

“Macho Man” Randy Savage

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

He put beards on the map in the WWF.

Whisker Wars

Monday, July 11th, 2011

I have never been this excited in my entire lifetime. Whisker Wars is a new series on the IFC (about competitive facial hair growing) that premieres on August 5th, and I will be watching it with a  scotch in hand. Jack Passion (above) is the reigning full beard champion and he is one of the many characters they follow, as he makes the transition from amateur to professional! I can’t wait.