Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Epic Beard Man Now Homeless :-(

By Ellen Cushing
Wed, May 11, 2011 at 11:47 AM

Sad news coming from NBC, via SFist, this morning: hometown hero Epic Beard Man — aka Tom Brusso, the 67-year-old Oaklander who became an internet meme a year or so ago for essentially losing his shit on AC Transit — is now homeless, having been kicked out of his senior housing facility for smoking weed, stealing newspapers, and engaging in various other (epic) activities. He talks all about it in a new video:

The Vitenam vet is seeking donations — or, better yet, anyone with a studio apartment in Oakland that accepts Section 8. More details on how you can help here.

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