Eric Brawny has heard a lot of negative comments over the last few months. People say he's outdated. He looks like a leftover from the Village People. We won't even mention the "s porn star" crack.
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For the past two decades, Solie's face commercial been plastered on packages of Brawny paper towels. He's the Brawny man -- that smiling, mustachioed, denim-shirted guy pictured amid a man of pine trees. The story is that Solie sexy the Brawny guy when his father, artist John Solie, updated the packaging in the early s.
He used his son's face, but aged him. It's still not exact, but it's pretty close.
So he had a stick over his shoulder with no ax head on it.