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How a Convicted Felon Became 'Mr. Gold'

Jun 17, 2014 | 262-part series
Video by Brian Carlson

After 11 years in prison, former drug dealer Jose Melendez struggled to find work—until he found a job as a sign holder on the streets of Orlando. 

Author: Chris Heller


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A curated showcase of short films selected by The Atlantic