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    This Theory About Bill Gates' Mugshot Will Blow Your Mind

    You may know that Gates was arrested back in the '70s, but there's more to it.

    OK, are you sitting down? / Via

    No, don't JUMP over the chair, Bill, sit your ass down.

    First thing: Bill Gates has been arrested twice, once in 1975 and again in 1977.

    The first time, in 1975, he was driving without a license and speeding, and in 1977 he was arrested again for driving without a license and not stopping at a stop sign.

    The fact that he's smiling, combined with that floral collared shit is kind of amazing, right?

    Second thing: The outline of Gates' mugshot is thought to have inspired the photo outline on various Microsoft applications.


    Ars Technica first noticed the resemblance of the mugshot to the outline, and they have made the world a better place for it.


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