Upstate New York resident Anthony Mancinelli worked as a barber for 96 years, from the age of 12 until 6 weeks before his death at the age of 108. When he began cutting hair in 1923, he charged 25 cents for his services. Leading up to his death in 2019, he charged $19 for a haircut edition.cnn.com/2019/09/2…
In 2016, a Norwegian man was so unhappy with his haircut that he returned to the salon with some friends and cut the hairdresser’s hair off. vg.no/nyheter/innenriks/i…
In North Korea men may pick between 1 of 15 approved hair styles, none of which resemble Kim Jung Un's iconic haircut. nypost.com/2017/04/18/kim…
The stylised haircuts given to poodles began centuries ago in order to aid them in their water buoyancy while doing water retrieval tasks. slate.com/news-and-politi…
Very short β€˜guillotine’ haircuts for women and bals des victimes, or victim’s balls were all the rage for ex-aristocrats in post-revolution France messynessychic.com/2019/0…
Anthony Cymerys an 82 years old barber would go out every Wednesday with his chair, a pair of slippers and a car battery to power his clippers at a local park in Hartford. He gives free haircuts to the homeless and doesn't charge them a dime, all you had to do in exchange is to give him a hug. cbsnews.com/news/homeless…
The popular 7-note musical call knock also featured in cartoons is named Shave and a Haircut. youtube.com/watch?v=rIpG0…
The common door knocking pattern β€œShave and a Haircut” has offensive connotations in Mexico and is perceived very differently in several cultures en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
There was a trend among dog owners in Taiwan to give their dogs perfectly square or round haircuts. boredpanda.com/taiwanese-…
The beat "Shave and a haircut" used when knocking on doors is highly offensive in Mexico, as it is commonly used to stand in for the rhythmically similar vulgar phrase "chinga tu madre, cabrΓ³n" (English: "F*** your mother, asshole!") en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
Cuba Gooding Jr.'s first movie role was the non-speaking role of the guy getting the haircut in the barbershop in "Coming to America". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cub…
Leonardo DiCaprio’s haircut from Titanic was outlawed by the Taliban news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/enter…
American captives in the Vietnam war would authenticate a new prisoner's American identity by tapping the first five notes of "Shave and a Haircut", against a cell wall, and waiting for the appropriate response en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
In medieval Europe "barber-butchers" were barbers that practiced surgery as well, a profession ranging from amputations to haircuts. The red and white 'barber swirl' in front of most barber shops today signifies blood and bandages which was common in their trade. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bar…
The poodle is historically a hunting dog, and that its iconic pom-pom haircut is intended to help the dog stay buoyant while retrieving waterfowl. pedigree.com/dog-care/hea…
The classic "Shave and a Haircut" jingle is considered highly offensive in Mexico, because it is used in place of the rhythmically similar "Β‘Chinga tu madre, cabrΓ³n!" ("Fuck your mother, asshole!") en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
It was common up until the early 20th century for young boys to wear dresses until they were 'breeched' and received their first haircut. The practice was partly for convenience of potty training but precluded the later transition to long pants from short. stuffmomnevertoldyou.com/…
Bob Ross's iconic afro was the result of a perm he got when he was broke and needed to save money on haircuts. The hairstyle was uncomfortable for him, but he was stuck with it after it became an important part of his image and brand. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob…
The Oakland Raiders owner, Mark Davis, is worth over $500 million and drives a '97 Dodge Caravan, uses a Nokia phone and drives 400 miles to get his trademark bowl haircut. businessinsider.com/raide…
In North Korea you are forced to choose one of 28 government-approved haircuts. newsfeed.time.com/2013/02…
Brazilian football legend Ronaldo’s haircut during the 2002 World Cup was deliberately meant to distract the media from his leg injury. goal.com/en-us/amp/news/b…
In Madrid, you can get a haircut from Alberto Olmedo, who uses a samurai sword, six pairs of scissors at a time, and a blowtorch to cut hair. elpais.com/elpais/2015/12…
George Lazenby wasn't an actual actor. He got himself a suit, a rolex and a new haircut, then met with the producer and made up movies he had been in. He later landed the role of James Bond. moviezine.se/video_collec…
During the Cold War, many East German agents were arrested because of their haircut. Codenamed Romeo, these men had short haircuts while their Western counterpart had long hair. When Western officers spotted a man with a short do, they would tail him before arresting the agent when he slipped up cia.gov/news-information/…
Mark Davis, owner of the Oakland Raiders NFL team, is worth $500 million but drives a 1997 minivan and carries a 2003 dumbphone. Until recently he ate at Hooters every Tuesday night for $12.99 all-you-can-eat wings. Davis travels to southern California to get his unusual bowl haircut. espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/1…
Harrods department store has a dress code policy. It has turned away people who it believed were not dressed appropriately. These included a soldier in uniform, a Scout troop, a woman with a mohican haircut, a 15 stone woman, and FC Shakhtar Donetsk's first team for wearing tracksuits. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Har…
George Lazenby wasn't an actor. He got himself a suit, a rolex and a new haircut, met the producer and made up movies he had been in, and got the roll as James Bond. moviezine.se/video/204365
There are people who give their fish haircuts youtu.be/cJ1lQ9A6oXg
Oslo, Norway is one of the most expensive places in the world to get a haircut businessinsider.com/how-e…
US POWs in the Vietnam War used taps to communicate while held in isolation. To initiate conversation, they tapped Shave and a Haircut (dah da-da dah dah). The correct response was Two Bits (dah dah). Captors, unfamiliar w/the jingle, tapped back the five beats--revealing they weren't American. webertube.com/video/16257…
In August 1991 the New York Yankees suspended Don Mattingly because he refused to get a haircut. nymag.com/daily/sports/20…
The "undercut" haircut is also known as the "Hitler Youth Haircut" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hit…
In North Korea you must choose from among 18 approved haircuts for women or 10 approved haircuts for men. newsfeed.time.com/2013/02…
North Koreans must abide by one of 28 approved haircuts. Unmarried women must have short hair, but married woman have many more options, and the hair of young men should be less than 2 inches long, older men can go as long as 2ΒΎ usatoday.com/story/news/w…
A skiier from Toronto went missing and was found in California with a haircut and new iPhone... he claimed he traveled cross-country on a semitruck, but couldn't recall any details about the truck or its driver, or the previous two days bbc.com/news/world-us-can…
Floyd Mayweather spends $1,000 on a haircut at least two times in a week. Jackie Starr started cutting Floyd's hair in 2009 and is the only barber to do so since whether in the US or abroad, "It's $1,000 per cut. I cut his hair two times a week, three times is pushing it." en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flo…
North Korean people are only legally allowed to have one of 28 haircuts. newsfeed.time.com/2013/02…
It is illegal in Iran to have a mullet style haircut. theguardian.com/world/201…
The popular knock pattern, 5 knocks/pause/2 knocks, is called "Shave and a Haircut ... Two Bits" and that the tune is highly offensive in Mexico. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
Iran has banned the mullet haircut to "confront the cultural assault by the West". en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mul…
Bob Ross's curls were not natural, he chose to have it permed to save money on haircuts. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob…
Before 'The Joy of Painting' was launched, Bob Ross would have his hair permed to save money on haircuts. The perm was uncomfortable for him but as the show gained popularity it became his most iconic feature, ultimately forcing him to keep the style en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bob…
The hairstyle of having only top of the head shaved (a haircut often associated with monks) has a name: "Tonsure" en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ton…
American POWs in Vietnam would check if a new prisoner was American by tapping the first notes of "Shave and a Haircut" on a wall and seeing if they responded correctly. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sha…
In North Korea there are a total of 28 state-sanctioned haircuts that citizens have to choose from. Women have a choice of 18, men get 10. Young men have to cut once every 15 days as it is believed longer hair takes nutrition from their brains. wantchinatimes.com/news-s…
As a billionaire worth $24 billion, Sam Walton continued to go for $5 haircuts and bought cheap food at the local Wal-mart theguardian.com/business/…
. In the early 70's Germany lifted the restriction on Haircuts in the army, It lasted only a year or so. Photos. retronaut.com/2013/08/ger…
You must chose from 28 government approved haircuts in North Korea. newsfeed.time.com/2013/02…
The Beatles' signature haircuts came from a Holiday John Lennon and Paul McCartney did in Paris. They met a german friend there who had the haircut they found cool and asked him to make their hair the same way. youtu.be/ArPO4wwyaxo?t=5m…
Zimbabwe, Harare is one of the most expensive cities due to its citizens switching to US Dollars as currency.They are so used to Zimbabwe money with very high values, that being charged $20 for a haircut seems a good deal as people do not have an outsider concept of the real value of the dollar. newrepublic.com/article/1…

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