15 Reasons It Should Be Illegal For Michael Phelps to Wear a Shirt
When the Summer Olympics roll around every four years, people huddle around their TV screens and scan Twitter to keep up with who's taken home gold and which country is in the lead, and to drool over the finest physical specimens currently walking around this earth. Of all the hot Olympians out there, there's just something about Michael Phelps (his abs, it's his abs) that never fails to leave us a little weak. Since killing it at the Athens Olympic Games in 2004, the swimmer has racked up more and more accolades, welcomed one seriously cute son, and had us swooning (again: look at his abs). In honour of his current success in Rio, let's all take a look at the 15 biggest reasons we should all be saying a silent prayer of thanks that he went into a sport that requires him to wear barely any clothing.