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Monday, February 22, 2010

Epic Beard Man's Prior Conquests

Posted By on Mon, Feb 22, 2010 at 12:01 AM

Last week it was revealed that Thomas "Epic Beard Man" Bruso, the victor in the viral video of an AC Transit brawl, had last year gained fleeting Internet fame by getting himself Tased at an Oakland A's game. Of course, with a little simple Web sleuthing, it turns out that public transit fisticuffs and serving as a ballpark conductor are just the latest episodes of Epic Beard Man's history of brutal confrontations through time:

click to enlarge Say my name! Say my name! - ALL IMAGES   |   ALEXIA TSOTSIS
  • All images | Alexia Tsotsis
  • Say my name! Say my name!

Epic first-round knockout of Sonny Liston




click to enlarge I got your beachhead right here...
  • I got your beachhead right here...
Epic victory at Guadalcanal


click to enlarge I told you not to *(&()* with me, Lee!
  • I told you not to *(&()* with me, Lee!
Epic acceptance of Confederate surrender at Appomattox Courthouse


click to enlarge We few (old motherfu**ers). We happy few...
  • We few (old motherfu**ers). We happy few...

Epic annihilation of the French at Agincourt

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" is a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly, which he has written for since 2007. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers... more

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