Washington Free Beacon Staff

2020 Man of the Year: Hooters Mask Dad

There are family restaurants—places like IHOP, Denny's, Cracker Barrel—and then there are family restaurants like Hooters. At least that's where Florida man Steve Golba likes to take his family for fun times in a friendly atmosphere. He also probably likes sinking his teeth into those enormous mounds of hot wings, not to mention those eye-popping nacho platters. And what's wrong with showing support for this family restaurant by having your 11-year-old son wear a Hooters face mask to school?

2020 Man of the Year: JustSomeDude187

Illiteracy remains one of the foremost public policy challenges in the United States. While most people are aware of the plight of disadvantaged youths without access to a decent education, there is also a crisis of adult illiteracy—a crisis that, surprisingly, reaches all the way up to famous, credentialed public figures.

2020 Men of the Year: Hot Spring Chicken Chefs

View of the 'Old Faithful' geyser whichLarousse Gastronomique, "the world's most famous culinary reference book," contains more than 40 recipes for chicken. But none of them includes how to cook one in a hot spring. So we are truly grateful for the intrepid efforts of Eric Romriell, Eric Roberts, and his cousin Dallas Roberts.