— Jim Reineking (@jimreineking) August 8, 2014
Think back to 1999. It was an odd time. Sugar Ray was atop the charts. Being John Malkovich was confusing moviegoers. Y2K was going to destroy us all.
And Mike McCarthy had a terrific mustache.
Then the Green Bay Packers’ quarterbacks coach, it’s easy to see why he commanded Brett Favre’s respect. Nothing says authority like a wispy top-lip caterpillar.
This photo proves things were simpler — at least in the facial hair department — 15 years ago. Unlike today, one wasn’t forced to weigh the level of irony on each effort.