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Thursday, May 04, 2006

Look, I Have Such a Talented Beard! 

Or so the contestants seemed to be saying with their imaginative chin-hair creations in the International German Beard and Moustache Championships on Saturday. Guy at left made his fuzzfest look like a windmill. Coincidentally, beards were also shown off Saturday in New York, site of the Sikh Day Parade.


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