The Best Debate In The Universe - Episode #52
May 29th, 2017
What is the manliest haircut of all time? We're joined by animator, musician and sketch comedian, Robert Benfer, also known as "Knox" from the Newgrounds days. Robert and I go way back on the Internet, back to the Web 1.0 era. Here's the ice cave video I talked about in this episode:
We had a rousing debate about hair, of which I have very little--by choice (just not mine). Robert argues on behalf of the classic buzz cut as the manliest hair style, citing some dude or chick in Mass Effect; is there a difference in the future? Mikey Bolts is out this week, and grandpa Rucka is just confused by the whole state of modern video games. Though Rucka weighs in with the heavy-weight of Internet rhetoric and drops the S-word with regards to bald-headed people. Is that word sexual? Superior? Spellbinding? All three? You'll have to listen to find out.
Also, a big you're-welcome to everyone who pre-ordered my book: F*CK WHALES: Petty Essays from a Brilliant Mind. The countdown has begun. October 17. Clear your year. Clear your life:
Thank you to everyone who has contributed to the podcast in making it as successful as it is. Our listeners are the best and our fans, as much as I shit on them, are awesome. Thank you for all your support!
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