Because it has to be said: Not everyone on the site is a hands-down 10.
The media dubbed the virus "Shrek" after the animated film with an underlying story line of how looks should not matter.
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.
In 2016, private data from over 1.1 million user profiles and 15 million messages exchanged between members were leaked after Beautiful People had erroneously made it available on a Mongo DB test server.
Ever find yourself lazing about on your laptop on a Saturday afternoon, thinking, "Gee, I really wish someone were judging my looks in real time online right now"?