November 16, 2012 by pfrancis207
Great piece on the origins of the Movember initiative from our fellow gentlemen across the pond at Cellar Musings, with a quick youtube clip on the movement’s founder, Adam Garone. Check it out!
I’ll bet you that – come this time of year – it’s not an infrequent thought that male facial fashion is taking a turn back to the 70s. Perhaps you have already caught yourself asking “Just what is the inspiration behind my boss’/husband’s/cab driver’s/brother’s porn-like mo?” Or maybe you’re dreading a global hipster take-over, starting with the upper-lip & subsequently spreading like everything oh-so-vintage?
You may have heard the term ‘Movember’ thrown casually about in certain circles.You may even be somewhat aware that behind the frizz lies a specific focus, namely finding a cure for prostate cancer: the male equivalent of breast cancer in terms of the number of men that die from it and are diagnosed with it. But are you acquainted with the story behind the movement? And do you know what it takes to fund an organisation that is built on growing moustaches?
Allow me to introduce Mr Adam…
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