Swimsuit Competitions and Beauty Pageants Made for Each Other

Swimsuit Competitions and Beauty Pageants Made for Each Other

Swimsuit competitions have long been part of beauty pageants like Miss America and Miss Universe. They are the subject of both controversy and praise. Those who are against them claim this portion of the pageant demeans women. Those who are in favor offer reasons ranging from wishing they had a figure like the contestants to […]

Olivia Culpo Wins Miss USA pageant 2012 on Twitter Question: Should a Transgender Woman Win the Miss USA Title

Olivia Culpo Wins Miss USA pageant 2012 on Twitter Question: Should a Transgender Woman Win the Miss USA Title

By DiMarkco Chandler By DiMarkco Chandler Las Vegas—Olivia Culpo, a 20 year old cellist and sophomore at Boston University, has won the Miss USA crown. Culpo will now represent the United States in December in the 2012 Miss Universe pageant. The newly-crowned Miss USA won over a field of 51 contestants at the Planet Hollywood […]