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The Evolution of Man

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The 70s

Give me a head with hair. And a face, and a chest—and why not some jewelry?

THE STUD

Burt Reynolds, 1974

THE BRADY PERM

Barry Williams, 1973

ROCKY MOUNTAIN WHY?

John Denver, 1974

BRUT FORCE

Joe Namath, 1975

MALE CLEAVAGE

Erik Estrada, 1979

The 80s

Mousse over, dry look! Frosted, dyed, blown out, fried—a do was a don’t without product

A VERY KNOTTY BOY

Rick James, 1983

PUNK’D!

Billy Idol, 1984

FROSTED FLAKE

George Michael, 1985

STAND AND DELIVER

Kid, 1989

MANE MAN

Jon Bon Jovi, 1987

The 90s

Holy Calvin Klein boxer briefs! Staring in the mirror isn’t just for chicks anymore

THE CUE BALL

Michael Jordan, 1997

HOLLYWOOD HIPPIE

Brad Pitt, 1993

LE MULLET

Billy Ray Cyrus, 1993

BUFF AND WAXED

Mark Wahlberg, 1991

FEEL THE ‘BURN

Luke Perry, 1992

NOW

Will Queer Eye spell the end of machismo? Not likely, But guys, lay off the bronzer

THE STUD

Ashton Kutcher, 2003

SCRUFF GUY

Colin Farrell, 2003

DAPPER RAPPER

P. Diddy, 2003

THE FAUX HAWK

David Beckham, 2002