Bad grooming in November: it's not just for the fellas anymore! It's been over a decade since the birth of Movember, the famed mustache-growing event that benefits men's health charities. Now there's No-Shave November, in which of both sexes can show solidarity with cancer patients by skipping the razor or waxing appointment, and donating their usual hair expenses to cancer research. Ken Jennings of Jeopardy! fame will be with us all month, untangling all manner of hairy misconceptions and follicular falsehoods.
The Debunker: Did Delilah Cut Samson's Hair?
You don't have to be a Sunday school regular to know the story of Samson and Delilah, or at least the broad strokes. Samson is a big strong muscleman who falls for the beautiful Delilah. She's bad news and betrays him. It's a tale as old as time. It's a pretty misogynistic tale as old as time, I guess, but today there are feminist readings of the story as well, if that's what you're into.