Saturday, November 1, 2008

Welcome to Movember! Grow a Mustache and Support Prostate Cancer Awareness

MoustacheImage via WikipediaLast year was the first time I had ever heard of 'Movember'. I posted about it here (click on that link to watch a funny Movember video), and am proud to support the cause.

Movember is all about growing a mustache to show your support of Prostate Cancer awareness and research to find a cure. One commenter on another site asked what ribbon men get for Movember, since women get a pink ribbon for the Breast Cancer cause. Another commenter replied the mustache was their ribbon.

I am not going to grow my mustache for the cause (sorry guys), but I will support the cause in other ways.

This blog post from Nico at gives some interesting information about Movember - and is the source of the 'ribbon' comment.

Want to know more about Movember and how to participate? Go to the official Movember site and select your country to register. Through the site you can find groups and events in your area, learn about contests, and donate to the cause.

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