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Bald Is Beautiful And Powerful
2012-10-04 12:23:49

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Hair loss among men has led to some questionable styling statements over the years - toupee´s, hair transplants and perhaps the worst offense of all, the comb-over. According to new research, lack of hair on men makes its own statement and projects an image of toughness, manliness and intelligence. Men with shaved heads are also seen as taller, stronger and having greater potential as leaders. Researcher Albert Mannes, a...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'