AMI's Mustache Interviews

The American Mustache Institute's award winning collection of in-depth celebrity and quasi-celebrity interviews

Washington Redskins Owner Dan Snyder

On April 23, 2014, by AMI Staff

It’s not every day one gets to meet an owner of a National Football League team, particularly if you have a mustache — unless you hang around St. Louis (Stan Kronke) or Jacksonville (Shahid Khan). But alas, thus was the case as my mustache and me found ourselves sitting in the bright sun on a [...]

Jason Seiler, Illustrator Extraordinaire: The American Mustache Institute Exclusive

On December 29, 2013, by AMI Staff

Heard of Jason Seiler? If not, then it’s highly likely you have at least seen his work. He is the 36-year-old Chicago man behind the cover of the latest issue of Time. He devoted 70 hours to a digitally created illustration of Pope Francis, the magazine’s Person of the Year for 2013. To top it off, Time profiled Jason and [...]

Ron Burgundy Interviews Peyton Manning

On December 4, 2013, by AMI Staff

On behalf of the American Mustache Institute and in advance of the forthcoming “Anchorman 2″ release on December 20, Ron Burgundy recently interviewed Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning about how a mustache might help his quarterbacking skills

A Conversation With A Bare-Faced Rich Dad

On July 18, 2013, by AMI Staff

Robert Kiyosaki might be a Rich Dad, but he’s also a bare-faced mortal An investor and financial literacy guru is known for founding the Rich Dad Poor Dad brand that’s he has built into a series of seminars, games, and books, we caught up with him this week to chat about the sexually dynamic Mustached [...]

John Oates: A Good Road To Follow

On June 4, 2013, by AMI Staff

For better or worse, the music has changed drastically over the past three decades. From vinyl to 8-track to cassette to CD; from record stores to Napster to iTunes; from full albums to singles.  Indeed, today’s music scene in no way resembles what it looked like 30 years ago. Which brings us to John Oates, [...]

Mustache Interview With Captain James T. Hook

On April 8, 2013, by AMI Staff

At the American Mustache Institute, we often speak to the “Mustached American experience.” But there are people of facial hair in other nations, and for that matter, other planets — like Never Never Land. So when we found out that the real mustache icon Captain James T. Hook was playing himself in the touring production of [...]

A Visit With Richard Simmons

On April 4, 2013, by AMI Staff

Richard Simmons, mustaches, and really, really, really tight shorts. That is what America is all about. You’re welcome

St. Louis Rams’ Jeff Fisher Interview

On September 13, 2012, by AMI Staff

Since his playing days on the Super Bowl Champion Chicago Bears, St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher has been driven by the power of the lip sweater. And as he takes the helm of the Rams and seeks to rejuvenate the team’s fortunes, the organization dropped a judicial bomb on Coach Fisher’s mustache by having [...]

CATO Institute Tax Policy Studies Director Chris Edwards Talking Stache Act

On April 12, 2012, by AMI Staff

As the American Mustache Institute continues to garner support for the groundbreaking Stache Act tax legislation, we brought the issue to the CATO Institute in Washington, D.C., and its well-respected Director of Tax Policy Studies, Chris Edwards, who is also the editor of DownsizingGovernment.org. ‘Stache Yourself In Support of the Stache Act at StacheAct.com

Soccer-Loving Harvard Business Review’s Justin Fox Challenges Stache Act

On March 28, 2012, by AMI Staff

Justin Fox, the soccer-loving, Dutch-speaking Harvard Business Review editorial director, as well as author of the Shmelky Award-winning economics book “The Myth of the Rational Market,” is questioning the veracity and soundness of the Stache Act.  A bold move by the bare-faced mortal Fox. The groundbreaking tax plan — called “brilliant” by astrophysicist Stephen Hawking [...]

Actress Ellie Kemper – The Mustache Interview

On March 3, 2012, by AMI Staff

While you already knew actress Ellie Kemper filmed a public service announcement imploring Americans to support the American Mustache Institute’s the Million Mustache March for the Stache Act — and for each participant at StacheAct.com, the good folks at H&R Block make a charitable contribution to Millions From One — here’s something you didn’t know. [...]

Brit Miller – St. Louis Rams

On December 1, 2011, by AMI Staff

St. Louis Rams fullback Brit Miller — no, not this creepy Britt Miller – is not a household name outside of the corridor between the University of Illinois at Champagne and St. Louis. But throughout his life, he’s been committed to maintaining a sexually dynamic Mustached American lifestyle. Does that mean he wears a luxurious [...]

Brett McKay of the ArtOfManliness

On December 1, 2011, by AMI Staff

Welcome to another installment of the American Mustache Institute’s Peabody Award winning Mustache Interview with ArtOfManliness founder Brett McKay. In a well-overdo discussion between the most manly of organizations that perhaps caused an immaculate impregnation of Kim Kardashian, McKay introduces the Mustached American community to the content of the ArtOfManliness and we discuss the most [...]

Cleveland Brown of FOX Television’s “The Cleveland Show”

On November 16, 2011, by AMI Staff

With the Fall television season in full swing, the American Mustache Institute continues its award winning Mustache Interview series by catching up with Cleveland Brown, the star of FOX Television’s “The Cleveland Show,” airing on Sunday nights at 8:30 p.m. EST. Speaking via cell phone from Los Angeles where he was delivering a speech to [...]

Chris Cooley, Washington Redskins Tight End

On October 19, 2011, by AMI Staff

Continuing the American Mustache Institute’s award-winning interview series — the last one with Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rodgers — AMI chairman Dr. Aaron Perlut recently spoke with Washington Redskins all-pro tight end Chris Cooley. Cooley, a part-time Mustached American who hails from Mustached American heritage (his father was a Mustached American as well), discusses [...]

Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay Packers Quarterback

On September 3, 2011, by AMI Staff

Continuing the American Mustache Institute’s award-winning interview series — the last one with Milwaukee Brewers closer John Axford — AMI chairman Dr. Aaron Perlut recently spoke with Green Bay Packers quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Aaron Rodgers. With the NFL season nearly upon us, the on-again off-again Mustached American Rodgers expressed his appreciation for being [...]

John Axford, Milwaukee Brewers Pitcher

On August 16, 2011, by AMI Staff

Continuing the American Mustache Institute’s award-winning interview series, AMI chairman Dr. Aaron Perlut recently spoke with Milwaukee Brewers closer John Axford. Axford, who you can find on Facebook and on Twitter, is tearing through National League hitters with the Brewers in first place in the NL Central and is expected to be a top contender [...]

Jimmy McMillan, Future New York Governor

On November 14, 2010, by AMI Staff

It’s never “politics as usual” when Future Governor Jimmy McMillan of the Rent is Too Damn High Party gets involved. Whether it’s threatening to bulldoze mountains or fighting for the rights of shoes to express their love openly in the bonds of holy matrimony, McMillan (a.k.a. Papa Smurf, a.k.a. The Black Hulk Hogan, a.k.a. Santa Claus on Venus) [...]

Patrick “Deep Dish” Bertoletti, Competitive Eater

On June 14, 2010, by AMI Staff

This Sunday, while millions of Americans are busy feeding their faces with grilled meat and alcoholic beverages…one man will be in New York representing the mustached community in the Annual Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest. As a special treat to our loyal readers, AMI correspondent Jesus Meledez of the Hall Of Very Good had [...]

JR Raphael, eSarcasm Founder

On March 14, 2010, by AMI Staff

Most people of Mustached American descent probably have not heard of JR Raphael – a rather thin but very funny guy, which is not something you’d expect from a nerd who writes on technology. He’s actually kind of a big deal in tech circles, writing for PC World, and is regularly published in such places [...]

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