Total 'Breakdown!' Former Governor Rod Blagojevich's Hair Turns White, Mind Goes Loopy Behind Bars — 8 Jailhouse Photos Of 'Paranoid' Politico

Rod Blagojevich Prison Corruption

Apr. 8 2015, Updated 10:48 a.m. ET

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How the mighty have fallen! Disgraced Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich has suffered a "mental breakdown" behind bars, according to an insider. Now, only RadarOnline.com has the first photos of the "paranoid" former politico's current state — including his newly white hair!

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Blagojevich, seen here serving time at Colorado's FCI Englewood, was sentenced to 14 years after trying to sell Barack Obama’s U.S. Senate seat when he was elected president in 2008.

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Though Blagojevich entered prison with rich chestnut brown hair, new photos show that it's since turned to a shocking white! And that's not the only change.

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According to an insider, the formerly gregarious governor "doesn't really socialize and is very paranoid of everyone."

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"He's constantly muttering to himself about Obama and blames the president for him being in prison and is sure he will be released within the year," the source said.

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"Rod has a very nice cell to himself, and the few inmates that he does talk to believe he's completely had a mental breakdown," the source revealed.

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The former Celebrity Apprentice contestant "has a Texas gang looking out for him," the source told Radar.

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"He also talked up his connections to the Chicago mob," the source said.

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Blagojevich is currently awaiting word on a last-ditch appeal.

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If he gets out, said the source, "He plans to run for president as soon as he can!"

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