Consider this the obligatory 9/11 post.
While “some”:http://www.cnn.com/2007/US/09/11/mueller.bin.laden/ publications are debating the implications of Bin Laden’s speech in his recent video tape, “others”:http://news.independent.co.uk/world/asia/article2941864.ece wonder, what’s up with his newly darkened beard? Is it a “wig?”:http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/20697164/site/newsweek/ Did he dye it as a “sign of war?”:http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5jd5pBOwn96OTHp62cOyOm5fkChIQ And if so, “is dying your beard cool with Allah?”:http://www.slate.com/id/2173658/nav/tap1/
Well, if you’re interested in beards, be sure to check out more photos like this one of contestants in the “World Beard and Moustache Championships”:http://www.worldbeardchampionships.com/. Yes, they’re real and they’re fabulous.