I appreciate how clearly you’ve laid out the facts for us to assess. I regret to inform you, however, that you’ve made a factual error.
“Man buns” belong under “The good”.
Don’t feel bad. Everybody makes mistakes.
Ooops! wrong end.
I figured, given the singular, it was a prosthesis for guys who wanted to fill out their shorts a bit differently.
I’d heard of calf implants, this just seemed a semi-logical Americanism to “get that jutting, hard look”.
It was in 2013 the man bun had seemingly sprouted out of nowhere. Many argued that the hairstyle itself was nothing new and was simply called a ‘bun’. What no one can deny is that since the term ‘man bun’ was coined, it has become one of the most…