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1. The unfair advantage of being hot - In 2014, Jeremy Meeks was arrested in Stockton, California on multiple firearms charges as well as grand theft auto. Meeks was a member of the infamous Crips street gang and had been in and out of prison before. The police, upon making his arrest, posted his mugshot online to the Stockton community as a kind of trophy. The response was something they never could have imagined.
See, it just so happened that Jeremy Meeks was ridiculously, absurdly good-looking. I mean, the dude’s mugshot is like a friggin’ Calvin Klein ad.
As a result, Meeks’ arrest went wildly viral around the world. He became known as “the hot convict” and women plastered his photo on social media along with comments like, “Can he spend his prison sentence locked away in my bedroom?” and, “I’d let him kidnap me any day…”
Meeks was sentenced to two years in federal prison. While in prison, he was offered a modeling contract. Today, you can see him walking the runways in Paris and Milan and modeling brands such as Tommy Hilfiger and Philip Plein.
Jeremy Meeks is a rude reminder of something we all know but conveniently forget: …
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