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# Beards

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A retail worker got a €2,500 payout after claims he was subjected to a 'beard vendetta'
'It'll grow on you': Gardaí demand the right to wear a beard on duty
Terrorism, assaults and the right to grow beards will be debated by rank-and-file gardaí
This mam didn't recognise her own son after he shaved off his beard
This is what happens when couples switch beards and go in for a kiss
21 of the most Stoneybatter things that have ever happened
QUIZ: How well do you know beards? It's the ultimate beard quiz
11 Christmas presents for the bearded Irish man
10 reasons why Irish men are truly the best
This Italian athlete's half-beard is extremely puzzling
This prankster went around tickling the beards of Irish lads and their reactions were brilliant
Sorry, beard aficionados — a study has found beards are as ‘dirty as toilets’
Irish lads with beards -- your scruff may be costing you Tinder matches*
Looking to make your winter beard a bit more festive? Try beard baubles
8 conflicted emotions we all experience during Movember
Irish beards are something special, says owner of new 'Lovely Beards' website
Dad shaves off his beard, baby girl has no idea who he is
Belvedere College is asking 6th year students to register their beards
Conchita Wurst's beard is taking over the internet
9 persuasive arguments why every man should have a beard
New York hipsters have created a beard transplant boom
Two thirds of Irish women want you to shave off your beard
Here is yet another reason all men should have beards
Shaving is a cruel joke played on men, and here's why
It's November, so here are 19 of the best beards in the history of sport
PICS: These are some of the best beards and moustaches in the world
Beards for the beardless is the best hashtag around
Power rankings: Beards in sport
Why cat bearding is our current favourite internet craze
8 things that make Irish men almost unbearably attractive
Beards make everything better... here's 7 reasons why
Frocking hell! It's the BAFTAs and the Grammys, rolled into one
Seven charged with hate crimes over Amish beard cutting attacks
The Daily Fix: Monday