Civil war beard styles

May the beard be with you, Dayton City Paper

Gem City Gentlemen of the Gilded Beard: Saving the world from social tyranny, one beard at a timeIn our so-called “civilized state,” in this, the modern age, beards are seen as something of an anachronism. A relic from our unwashed past in the primordial soup, a beard is thought uncouth or eccentric. Most white collar work still carries a strict prohibition on male facial hair, which begs the question – are you a beardist?Beardism, (beer-diz-um,) noun. Hatred and intolerance of beards, and those who sport them.“I don’t know if women are more attracted to men with beards, but the good women sure are,” said Thomas Maurice Smith, co-founder of the Gem City Gentlemen of the Gilded Beard as well...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles, civil war era beard styles, beard styles of the civil war

Overall rating page: 4.37/5 left 1920 people.

CARLTON FLETCHER: Men, women have different takes on beards, News,

He’s got his arm around every man’s dream And crumbs in his beard from the seafood special.A woman whose wisdom I’ve come to respect after having experienced its power for more than a decade (Hint: It’s my wife) told me once there are three reasons men grow beards. We’ll address those later, but first let’s delve a little into the brotherhood of the whiskers.Some of the most famous men throughout history have grown beards, from the familiar presidential chin whiskers of Abraham Lincoln and the full beard of Ulysses S. Grant to abolitionist Frederick Douglass to Jeff Bridges’ “The Dude” in “The Big Lebowski” to cartoon gunslinger Yosemite Sam to everyone’s favorite Christmas elf Santa Claus...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war era beard styles, beard styles of the civil war, civil war beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles

Tattoos, turbans, and the military's evolving style standards

U.S. Army Captain Simratpal Singh has been granted permission to keep his beard and wear a turban to cover his long hair, making him the first active duty soldier to be given such exemption. But while Debra Wada, the assistant secretary of the Army, noted the exception was solely a religious accommodation — Singh practices the Sikh faith — she maintained that unit cohesion is still a guiding principle in the Army's grooming standards.In recent decades, however, the U.S. military has had to ease a number of restrictions on appearances in order to shore up recruitment numbers and ensure inclusiveness.Beginning April 30, the Navy will allow its service members to sport tattoos on their necks...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war era beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles, civil war beard styles, beard styles of the civil war

Braun Shavers The Evolution of Facial Hair: Best Beards

From ancient civilization, through early America, and into today’s pop culture, the beard has shifted in and out of fashion and fads. In some cultures a beard is considered respectable, while in others, deemed attractive, and yet still in some situations is frowned upon. Regardless, facial hair is a trend that continually evolves. To some, it...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war beard styles, beard styles of the civil war, civil war era beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles

Racist Kennesaw, Ga. Shop Owner Embraced By Community, Southern Poverty Law Center

KENNESAW, Ga. —With his long, scruffy beard, chunky silver rings and bandanna headband, the owner and proprietor of Wildman's Civil War Surplus and Herb Shop looks from a distance like a typical aging hippie.But if the twin.45s strapped to Dent Myers' belt aren't indication enough that he's no New Age apothecary, a stroll through Wildman's store offers other clues.To get to the packets of more than 200 herbal remedies the 76-year-old says he prepares himself, you have to walk by a dingy display case full of KKK daggers and Civil War bullets and past the rack of white-power novels and Johnny Rebel CDs, featuring classics such as "Nigger Hatin' Me," "Nigger Nigger, Who Likes a Nigger," "Move...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: beard styles of the civil war, civil war era beard styles, civil war beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles

Jai Courtney painfully explains how he got his nasty beard for Suicide Squad

Jai Courtney should be feeling pretty good at the moment. His latest film, " Terminator Genysis," looks like it's going to have a strong opening over the Fourth of July holiday and "should" be the fourth $100 million grosser of his career. Not bad considering he's only made 10 films over the course of his short career....

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles, civil war era beard styles, beard styles of the civil war

The most delicious beards of 2015 Beard grooming products for men, Beardo

The year 2015 winds down to a close and never has there been a better time to flaunt your man sprawl. As beards become more and more mainstream, male celebs across the globe have jumped to the front of the queue to make their own counter culture statements. At Beardo, we always appreciate a good beard and being the ultimate authority on all things beard related we decided to give your our official list of the most delicious beards of 2015, so in no particular order, here we go.Chris Pratt:The hugely popular star of the year’s sleeper hits ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ and ‘Jurassic World’ sports a well maintained, yet effortlessly scraggly beard that makes women flip and men stare in envy. A...

Continue reading...

Posted by at

Tags: civil war beard styles, civil war era facial hair styles, beard styles of the civil war, civil war era beard styles