15. He's his own best friend
In his famous Oscar acceptance speech, the actor told the world that his hero was "me in 10 years." But, according to these notes on a speech he gave at the University of Houston, he's also his own best friend. Is there nothing this man cannot do for himself?
16. He once gave Barbara Walters a foot massage
While there does not appear to be video footage of it on YouTube, in 2006 McConaughey concluded an interview with Barbara Walters by giving her a foot massage. When later asked about the incident in an interview with Elle, the toe-loving actor joked that things might have become more intimate if he wasn't single. "I would've had to tell those cameras to cut," he said.
17. He still loves bongo drums
If you know anything about McConaughey, it's probably that he was arrested in 1999 after cops were called to his Austin home following a noise complaint and discovered the actor playing bongo drums naked. Did he give up the drums after this embarrassing run-in with the law? Hell no. "Of course I still play the congas naked," he told GQ in 2013. "I just close the windows."