Facial Hair

  • Voice Choices

    December 18, 2013
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    August 28, 2013
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    April 24, 2013


    Follow the ferry to find out

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    February 20, 2013
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    January 16, 2013
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    December 5, 2012


    You can’t go wrong with a hairy man

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Five New Movies That Helped Get Me Through The Blackout

    I was so desperate for any entertainment--and for the chance to see something with illumination, heat, and a bathroom in the rear--that I adored every single film I saw during the blackout. Maybe when sanity returns, I'll re-evaluate them--for most of them, it's too soon to serve any critical judgm ... More >>

  • Film

    October 10, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 21, 2012

    Polish Priest Makes Kids Lick Whipped Cream Off His Knees

    This is no Polish joke. In a high school in southern Poland, part of the initiation ceremony for years has involved kids licking cream off the knees of a priest/principal. Thirteen-year-olds of both genders have done this (see photos in link), in between crawling up the stairs on their hands and k ... More >>

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    December 21, 2011
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    December 14, 2011
  • Blogs

    November 28, 2011

    Anthony Weiner's Mustache: An Exploration

    As ABC News points out, the former Congressman now known most infamously for his mislaid sexts, a/k/a, Anthony Weiner, is cultivating his facial hair, per a photo snapped in New York's own Soho on Black Friday. Is this sporty-go-lucky mustache for Movember (note: Movember ends Thursday) or is it per ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    Q&A: Tim "Love" Lee on Erotica, Competitive Beard Growing And The Gunterwash

    "Lone" Lee, "Carnal" Lee, but never "Sur" Lee, Tim Lee has made a career out of being "Love" Lee. From his storied collection of vintage erotica to composing music for HBO's Real Sex to his curation of a Brooklyn nudie-art show, his mythology is steeped in women and the pursuit of a good time. Or ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2011

    Mo Staches Mo Problems: A November Series on Facial Hair, Continued

    We're hitting the tail end of Movember. After weeks of growth, each moustache is full and proud, like that of a walrus. We hit up the office of travel startup Wanderfly to check on their Movember team's progress. Guys at the company were encouraged to join by team captain Cezary Pietrzak, who said h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    FYI: It Is 'Have Sex With a Guy With a Mustache Day'

    ​Guys: It's November 18. Do you know where your mustache is? Coincidentally (or very much not), November (Movember) happens to include a special holiday also known as "Have Sex With a Guy With a Mustache Day" -- only if you want to, and consensually. We thought you should know this.

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Beard: A November Series on Facial Hair

    ​The second week of November is upon us! And thus the fine gentlemen participating in Movember have developed their creepy facial hair even further. Moustaches that were once wisps reminiscent of an untweezed female upper lip are now patchy, pubescent and stubbly. We checked in with the guys a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2011

    Novembeards and Movembers: A November Series on Facial Hair

    ​No Shave Novembeard is upon us! Soon, the streets of New York will be filled with dudes growing out their stubble not just to look like attractive lumberjacks, but rather, to celebrate puns. There are also those growing moustaches for a cause: participants in Movember nobly grow moustaches to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2011

    Movember: Shave Off Your Moustache (and Grow It Back) for Men's Health, Amusement

    ​Today is November 1, which makes it the start of an annual movement in which men grow mustaches to help raise both money and awareness for men's health issues, a/k/a, Movember. "Mo" is slang for mustache in Australia, where the movement began when a small group of guys competed in a mustache ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    New York Declared Pretty Good City for Mustaches

    Along with its numerous and evident charms that extend beyond the facial hair variety, New York is good with mustaches. The American Mustache Institute (yes!) has published the results of a two-year study on which cities people with mustaches would most feel comfortable residing. The methodology is ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    August 24, 2011


    No one did it like Freddie

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    January 19, 2011


    Rock that facial hair thing you got going on

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    November 24, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Men With Mustaches Might Actually Get Laid Today

    Get in line, ladies.​It has come to our attention that today is a very important day in the annals of any particular year. And that is..."Have Sex With a Guy With a Mustache" Day. Remember how Mom used to claim that EVERY DAY was Mother's Day in an attempt to get you to stop being such an assh ... More >>

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    October 20, 2010
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    September 15, 2010


    Jon Stewart takes on the world

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    June 29, 2010


    Real America for all us fakers

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    May 4, 2010
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    April 13, 2010


    A Gorton's Fisherman kind of party

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    NPR Takes on Williamsburg, and Very Important Things Are Revealed

    ​Subversive culture thermometer NPR has uncovered a trend over the weekend, and boy oh boy, is it subversive, all covered in ironic mustaches and plaid! In the grand and cringe-worthy tradition of old people talking about young people as if they know what young people are actually doing, and ... More >>

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    March 24, 2010


    Jonathan Coulton doesn’t mess around with messing around

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    March 2, 2010
  • Blogs

    December 9, 2009

    Gay Clip of the Week: Keo Nozari's "Like Lightning"

    Club 57 downstairs DJ Keo Nozari has assembled all your favorite club freaks and gogo boys to surround him for his new video, "Like Lightning," which has him sporting facial hair and writhing around like a nouveaux George Michael while mixing in a lick of an old Duran Duran melody and canoodling w ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    November 17, 2009


    Comedians torture each other for a good cause

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2009

    What's With Guys With Facial Hair?

    A little facial hair, carefully trimmed and sculpted, can be quite appealing and even downright sexy at times. But too many guys misuse their male privilege and use their faces as wayward canvases for unspeakable arrays of glaring hair-don'ts. The worst offenders have big, flowing beards to throw y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Michael Bay Melting In Our Mouth? No Thanks!

    Michael Bay might be the last guy you want to put in your mouth, which makes this ad depicting the misogynist director as a disturbingly unshaven purple M&M all the more unsettling. [via NYMag/Vulture]

  • Voice Choices

    May 13, 2009


    Hair-metal and folk jokers go unplugged

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2009

    Take Your Sibling To See New Brazilian Incest Movie

    From Beginning To End, as it were, is an upcoming Brazilian film that explores the unconditional love between two brothers, a situation that leads to incest and all kinds of smegma comparing. Watch this trailer for the film--no, really watch it all--and you'll be agog at how simultaneously sensati ... More >>

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    March 4, 2009


    Damn you, grizzly men. I love you!

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    January 21, 2009


    It's gonna be a nude ol' time

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2009

    Today's Real Estate Schadenfreude

    Karl Peterson bought a whole floor on East 10th Street between C and D for $127,000 in 1995, and has a goatee. A few years ago, the New York Post reports, Peterson figured he'd buy the ground floor of the same building, make a killing on his old apartment, then go for brewskis at Zum Schneider. But ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    December 24, 2008


    Gogol Bordello do three dizzying nights at Webster Hall

  • Music

    November 19, 2008
  • Theater

    March 18, 2008

    Six's Soft Upper Lip

    A half-dozen short plays by Asian-American writers

  • NYC Life

    December 20, 2005

    Stache Bash

    Facial Hair Cooks and Dances for Charity

  • Music

    March 23, 2004

    Weirdo Beardcore

    All Music Guide genre entry, just in case they ever need one

  • News

    February 5, 2002

    Out by a Whisker

    Baseball and Facial Hair

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    November 20, 2001
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    November 23, 1999
  • News

    May 11, 1999

    Bikini Kill

    Technology Begins at the Roots

  • News

    July 14, 1998

    Circus Minimus

    Jennifer Miller Wows 'Em in the Nabes

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