Sir Patrick Stewart Reveals His Ideal Hairstyle (A Mullet), and More

Of all the figures to capture the imagination of the Internet (Neil deGrasse Tyson, Louis CK, Billy Mays), few are as universally beloved as Shakespearean actor/starship captain/all-around good guy Sir Patrick Stewart. Seriously: between his extensive body of work, outspoken public advocacy, and the number of times he's "won the internet," is there anyone who doesn't like this guy? 

To promote his latest TV project, Blunt Talk, Sir Pat recently took to Reddit and answered some burning questions from his fans. Here are nine of our favorite responses from him, covering a broad swathe of topics ranging from Yorkshire pudding to Jonathan Frakes' beard.

His drink of choice:

Gianni Jaccoma is a staff writer for Thrillist, and he thinks Sir Pat can do no wrong. Follow his fanboy tweets @gjaccoma, and send your news tips to

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