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In June 2011, Beautiful was attacked by a virus which allowed users to join without going through the mandatory 48 hour voting process.Reportedly 30,000 people who were mistakenly let into the dating community were kicked off of the website as a result.The website has attracted considerable controversy in the media and much criticism since its inception due to its exclusive business model of only allowing perceived attractive men and women to join the dating community.Managing Director of Beautiful People Greg Hodge states that people were tired of using mainstream online dating sites when looking for an attractive partner, since they allow anyone to join and have mediocre or non-existent filters for finding attractive people.Beautiful People launched a satirical campaign in support of same-sex marriage in the United States in June 2012 by producing images using look a likes.
The vote is democratic, if applicants secure a majority of positive votes they are accepted.
A helpline was set up by Beautiful for users who were removed from the site and who falsely believed they were beautiful.
The media dubbed the virus "Shrek" after the animated film with an underlying story line of how looks should not matter.
The images were displayed on billboards around the county however many were banned.
Beautiful People then placed the banned billboards on the back of trucks which were driven around New York.Beautiful People regularly hosts events for its members in major cities around the world.