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Poets Ranked By Beard

April 14, 2010

One would think it’s some new Hipster trend but they’re wrong. Just before WWI this little book came out which discussed poets by the “weight” of their beards. It wasn’t just about size apparently, it also had to do with the gravitas gained by the person with the beard. Read up about the book here.

A Journey Round My Skull via Kottke

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