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Brazilian Beauty Queen Says She Was Dethroned For Being 'Too Black'

The Huffington Post | Shonitria Anthony | Posted 02.12.2016 | Latino Voices

Rio de Janeiro's Carnival is well-known for being a huge cultural celebration that draws in millions of Brazilians and tourists alike, all of whom hop...

Why I Lost 70 Pounds to Become a Beauty Queen Grandma

Janice Celeste | Posted 08.13.2016 | Fifty
Janice Celeste

Over the years, I lost myself in being a mom and a wife, and I just couldn't seem to lose weight. Being overweight and finding myself on daily blood pressure medication wasn't enough to get off my butt to get serious about weight loss. Pageantry became my carrot on a stick.

Senior Pageant Queens Prove Beauty Has No Expiration Date

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 07.13.2015 | Fifty

A far cry from the stereotypically cut-throat and ruthless beauty pageants you've heard about, Ms. Senior America is more about working what you've go...

A Tabloid Beauty Forty Years Later: Stuck for Life

Tamar Abrams | Posted 10.09.2013 | Women
Tamar Abrams

The biggest drama in my life in the autumn of 1977 was adjusting to a small town in Wales where I had settled in for a year of study abroad. Between ...

Flaviana Matata Puts The Beauty In Beauty Queen

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.08.2012 | Style

How to wear bright pants 101

The Subway Beauty Queens Are Back

Posted 07.17.2012 | Arts

In the 1940s, every New York subway station had a tribute to the month's Miss Subway, a contest for glamorous young female writers. Each poster had an...

Erin Gibson: Why I'll Never Be Miss America

Erin Gibson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Erin Gibson

There are lots of reasons I'll never be Miss America. These are some of them. WATCH: Watch Infomania every Thursday 11/10C on Current TV....

When Beauty Queens Turn Ugly

Lady Bunny | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lady Bunny

I call for a boycott of all things Fox. It worked on Florida orange juice. Think I'm overreacting? Leave your gay-friendly, big city bubble for a minute.

Galleon Demise Spurned | Anthony Effinger, Katherine Burton and Ian King | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Danielle Chesi, a one-time sorority sister at the University of Colorado is a small fry compared with Rajaratnam, who managed $7 billion in 2008. Of a...

Did Katie Couric Fire Walter Cronkite's Voice...Or did the Cronkite family, make his voice "quit" Katie's show?

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephen Viscusi

By Stephen Viscusi Although I work on TV now myself, preparing for my own TV show "The Job's Whisperer" I started my career as a headhunter, then ra...

Venezuela Spends Millions Of Dollars On Grooming Beauty Queens | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

CARACAS, Venezuela �" He calls them "loin steaks," you might know them as beauty queens. With that attitude, it's no surprise that Venezuela is fas...

The Sarah Palin Boogie

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Maggie Van Ostrand

I thought we'd heard the last of Palin's reedy voice, but no, the media plays The Sarah Palin Boogie over and over.