Many fans are still reeling from the devastating events of Stranger Things's third season since it debuted this past summer. One unexpected loss has emerged quite recently, and fans were completely shocked at this possible new status quo. The Huffington Post notes that while attending a Chanel event in Los Angeles, Stranger Things actor Joe Keery debuted a new messy bowl cut. Gone are the days of Steve's luxurious mane of hair. We as a society weren't prepared for this sudden change from such a beloved actor.
Reactions on Twitter varied wildly as users were grappling with bold hairstyle decision. One user speculated that this drastic change was the result of a secret film project
Other users coped with this loss by seeking out the humor within this situation.
This decision was too much for many other users to handle. These people shared their need for communal support and fostered sympathy amongst their followers.
Regardless of people's method of coping, we will all mourn Keery's radiant locks of hair. Fingers crossed that this isn't goodbye forever, and we will hopefully see Steve with his iconic hairstyle when season 4 of Stranger Things comes out soon. Thankfully, there still exists a vast collection of images and videos featuring Keery's radiant mullet that fans can look over with nostalgia.