Miss Teen USA is no longer having a swimwear competition. The news, first reported by USA Today, marks an unprecedented move. U SA Today notes parent company Miss Universe is aiming to shift its brand image following WME/IMG's purchase...Show More Summary
This week the Miss Universe organization announced that it will be going swimsuit-free, replacing the competition in the Miss USA pageant with athletic wear. Over the years, pageant organizers have explained that the swimsuit portion was created with the intention
Miss Teen USA is ditching the swimsuits. The pageant, a sister show to Miss Universe and Miss USA for 15-19 year olds that's been running since 1983, is dropping the skimpy outfits in favor of athletic wear, according to USA Today. The...Show More Summary
Apparently awoken to the fact that asking women ages 14-19 to submit their bikini bodies for public judgment is a rather odd thing to do in the year 2016, the Miss Universe organization has chosen to replace the practice with an “athletic wear” competition—which certainly does feels more aligned with the times, if in the most exhausting way possible. Read more...
Miss Universe knows what you think of it. And it’s quietly making a number of changes that might make you rethink the pageant. Many people criticize Miss Universe for being an antiquated celebration of superficial femininity. While the...Show More Summary
Donald Trump—a hunk of beef jerky that rolls under the couch and is left there to harden, becoming covered in dust and cat hair until a cockroach takes it back to its lair and makes it his wife—is known for his obsession with women in bathing suits walking around without speaking. Show More Summary
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On Wednesday, former Miss Universe Alicia Machado and civil rights leader Dolores Huerta announced the launch of People For the American Way’s new campaign, “Donald Trump’s Year of Hate.” “Donald Trump has demonstrated over the past year that he is unfit to be a leader for Latino communities and...
Alicia Machado, who says Trump mocked her ethnicity and weight gain, says she is applying for citizen so she can vote against him for president.
Nick Jonas is talking up his third full-length as a look back at his two-year relationship with former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo, which fizzled out last June. As on any breakup album, regret and frustration predominate, and there are even flashes of bitterness, but the rhythms here are too brisk...
YEAH, OKAY, SO LONG AS WE DON’T TEACH GIRLS THAT ANY OF THEM CAN DO THIS WITHOUT TRAINING BY VIRTUE OF HAVING A VAGINA: She took down a mugger with MMA, then auditioned for Miss Universe.
Jeff Lee saw the Miss Universe Pageant at his cousin's California home in 1995. "Pudgy, legally blind without his glasses, [and] deaf in one ear," the 9-year-old was captivated, feeling "an ache inside, something like longing," writes Burt Helm. In a sprawling profile in GQ, Helm traces the hyper-ambitious Lee's...
Miss Universe host Steve Harvey gave some important tips to Terrence J, host of tonight's Miss USA pageant. LOL! Watch the video here:
#8: “He says he has foreign policy experience because he ran the Miss Universe pageant in Russia.”
She was spotted by a mugger while on her way to a Miss Universe casting call. When he saw her, he thought it’d be easy to overpower her and steal
Miss Universe 1998 Still Got It Do we really need new examples of why Black Don’t Crack? It’s pretty much established now that Black couldn’t crack even if it wanted to. The latest example is Wendy Fitzwilliam. She was
Olivia Culpo has a new man in her life! The 24-year-old former Miss Universe is reportedly dating New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola. Olivia shared a cute Instagram video of him dipping her while they spent time in Las Vegas together. The month before, Olivia and Danny were spotted walking hand-in-hand at the 2016 [...]
For his cover story in last week's issue of Adweek, Steve Harvey talked about how he juggles four hit TV series (soon to be five) and a radio show, and how he survived his Miss Universe debacle and came out the real winner. But with so many shows and project on his plate, there wasn't space in the magazine for everything that Harvey discussed. Show More Summary
This is SO crazy and scary!!! A new report that appeared Sunday in Politico details alleged dealings between Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and the MAFIA!!! Related: Former Miss Universe Claims Donald Trump Fat Shamed Her The...Show More Summary
The winner of the 1996 Miss Universe competition said Donald Trump, who owned the pageant company until last year, body-shamed her and mocked her Latina heritage. Alicia Machado, who won the Miss Venezuela pageant in 1995 and went on...Show More Summary