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    Beard or no beard ?

    Okay, how many of you guys have a beard for the winter months? I am thinking of growing a beard this winter, the thing that scares me if I were to receive a job interview somewhere, I would probably need to shave it off.



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    i will grow mine out 2 or 3 times over the course of the winter



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    I say grow it out. If i could grow a legit beard, then i would do it in a heartbeat


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    I grew one the previous 2 winters. Thought about growing one out this year (could get away with it at work as well), but it's to warm down here in new orleans to grow one.



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    I've only not had one for 3 months in the past 7 years. It was too weird looking at a bald face this summer so I grew it back out.


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    i ususally shave it all off but lately i've been goin with a beard kind of.




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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    I used to until I got my current job, they're really conservative, no goatees, no beards, can't be unshaven other than mustaches.


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    I used to until I got my current job, they're really conservative, no goatees, no beards, can't be unshaven other than mustaches.
    You play for the Yankees!?!!



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Beard but mines so hard to grow in by the end of the winter with trimming and what not i finally have a beard haha


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    It's possible to have a beard and not look like this guy:




    I usually let mine grow out until it starts to get unruly, then trim up the edges and keep the length medium. Still keeps the face warm, and doesn't make you look like a mountain man (unless that's your goal).



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfreddy View Post
    Okay, how many of you guys have a beard for the winter months? I am thinking of growing a beard this winter, the thing that scares me if I were to receive a job interview somewhere, I would probably need to shave it off.
    Why is that scary? If you get an interview, shave. Oh I get it, you're afraid or razors?



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Beard in the winter and no beard in the summer. It's the only way to go!

    Check with the lady friend though, most that I've talk to don't like beard.


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    I wish I had a beard.



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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Quote Originally Posted by hobbsfan27 View Post
    I wish I had a beard.
    Don't worry, you'll start shaving soon enough.


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    Re: Beard or no beard ?

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    I used to until I got my current job, they're really conservative, no goatees, no beards, can't be unshaven other than mustaches.

    Great, so its ok if you go in looking like Rollie Fingers, but having a beard is a no no?



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