There are more beards in the kitchen than we thought, and beard hair net sales are booming. (Eater) Last week we found out those rumors were vicious lies, now we know that the guys behind them weren’t even real scientists. (The Daily Northwestern) Officer Peter Swinger went viral as “Hipster Cop” and he’d appreciate if you stopped calling him that. (Daily Mail) Facial hair restrictions are being lifted from Watsonville cops, but only for charity. (Watsonville Patch) The NY Post concluded that the best playoff beards are grown by superstitious Rangers fans. (NY Post) An older generation of beardsmen are showing their support for the new generation of beard growing men. (Northwest Georgia News) The Victorian Supreme Court decided that the beard ban was not discriminatory. (Nine MSN) Mary Beth Richardson and the scraggly haired beardsmen of The Banditos released their debut LP. (American Songwriter) To view past Bearded Week in Reviews click here.