David Letterman shocked the world on Monday when he took to the streets of New York with an awesome new beard, here’s why. (New York Post) The U.K. has unanimously agreed that they prefer Prince Harry as their favorite beard, but what other beardsmen made their top ten (Daily Star) October 1 means one thing – it’s Beardtober, so the search is on to find the best beard in Cheltenham. (Gloucestershire Echo) If you think shaving already sucks (we do), there’s a study that’s found that beards protect you from the sun, wind and allergens. (askmen) Tom Hardy and Leo DiCaprio’s trailer for “Revenant” has lots of bears and blood… but it’s the beards that has everyone talking. (GQ) Why are some guys’ beards a different color than the rest of their hair? Here’s why. To view previous “Bearded Weeks In Review” click here.