Beard Buddies is an episode of the Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, part of the first season
July 31, 1998 was also
It starts when K'nuckles is leading Flapjack on in a story that he has a glorius beard. He states that if he removed his hat the sun would reflect off the crystaline structure of his stubble and reduce stormalong to cinders. This isnt actually true. Later the pair notices that Peppermint Larry is hosting a contest known as "The beard off". K'nuckles and Flapjack plan too win the contest and claim Pepperment Larry's candy daughter and eat her. That night Flapjack and K'nuckles fall asleep in Bubbie's mouth. Flapjack wakes up before K'nuckles and notices that all this time K'nuckles has secretley been wearing a fake beard. Saddened and Depressed, Flapjack and K'nuckles roam Stormalong trying too find a solution too K'nuckles beard problem. Slippery Pete sells Flapjack a bottle of Eel oil Whisker elixir dousing K'nuckles in it. Suddenly finding out that it is eel oil, K'nuckles runs away stating eels dont have hair. Flapjack gets the idea to glue hair to himself and pose as a beard for K'nuckles in the contest. Througout the contest K'nuckles is shunned due too his misunderstanding of the performance he is ment to do. Flapjack later sweats off the hair by accident and is revealed as a fake beard. In the end the Dock Hag wins the contest having a large beard. She states "she forgot too wax". Disapointed, Flapjack and K'nuckles find out that Peppermint Larry's daughter was adopted and not candy.
- Flapjack sings the tune to "Big Rock Candy Mountain" which is the inspiration to the theme of the show.
- Goof: After Flapjack pins K'nuckles' name tag on his coat, the reflection in the mirror is at the same angle instead of in reverse.