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Axelrod shaves mustache supports research in epilepsy

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Axelrod had promised to shave off his mustache if he could raise $1 million in the fight against epilepsy.

President Obama is said to have kicked in some money to help build up the pot.

Axelrod made good on his promise this morning, shaving it off, live during MSNBC's "Morning Joe."

Axelrod had been wearing the mustache for the last 40 years.

His daughter also suffers from epilepsy.

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