This is BOR's Video of the Day, or VOTD, our nightly video clip segment that hopefully provides you with a laugh or a chance to think at the end of the day.
Mustached Americans have long suffered the tyranny of the clean-shaven and the fully bearded. Between razor costs, mustache wax, and archival photos of William Taft, there are many financial costs associated with a hirsute upper lip. That's why the American Mustache Institute has been fiercely advocating for the passage of the STACHE Act, or “Stimulus To Allow Critical Hair Expenses,” which would provide a $250 tax refund for Mustached Americans.
Recently, STACHE Act organizers caught up with Texas Congressman and Presidential Candidate Ron Paul, in an effort to gain his support for the bill. Take a look:
At press time there was no word on Ron Paul's position on taxing mustache rides, but I'm guessing he's against it.
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