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When British High Street fashion store Next launched its 2011 modeling competition and opened it to public vote, we'll bet they didn't predict that 24-year old Roland B. from Belfast would be their number one contestant. Refinery29 explains: "Blame Reddit and Football365: A post on the site today channeled thousands of votes over to Next.co.uk and launched Roland to the #1 spot. Will this be one of those triumphant-gay-high-school-boy-as-Prom-Queen scenarios or will Next pull his spot (we hope it's the former)."
· Roland B. [Next Model Competition]
· Check Out The #1 Most Voted-For Model In Next's Modeling Competition [R29]