It’s Movember – that wonderfully fuzzy time of year when men everywhere grow out their facial hair to build awareness for men’s health and ultimately ruin Thanksgiving Day family photographs. It has also been dubbed No-Shave November and No-Sex November.
It began in Australia in 2004 and has quickly grown around the entire face of the globe. In its truest form, men grow a stand-alone mustache to trumpet the cause, but over the years it has spread to include other forms of facial follicles as well. This change was made at the request of a coalition of wives, girlfriends and Child Protective Services.
The cornerstone of the Movember movement is prostate cancer. Which I guess is fitting, coming from The Land Down Under.
Here are some facts:
– 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer.
– 30,000 men will…
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