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Is the Miss America Pageant Proto-Feminist?

Nikki Gloudeman | Posted 09.16.2014 | Women
Nikki Gloudeman

There's nothing wrong with fighting for a cause and looking good while doing it, if looking good happens to be your thing. And there are, after all, worse things in the world than wanting some world peace.

Some People Trying to Look Fit Adopt Unhealthy Lifestyles

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 09.23.2013 | College
The University of Central Florida Forum

I can't change my genetic makeup, a natural hourglass shape, any more than I can change my shoe size. What I can change is my level of fitness. I can set goals to maintain a regimen that boosts my metabolism and builds lean muscle.

Miss England To Cut Swimsuit Competition, Add Sports Challenge

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Miss England 2009 Katrina Hodge has convinced judges to cut the swimsuit competition to add in a sports challenge, the Telegraph UK reports. Hodge, kn...

Beijing Bikinis Update China's Culture (VIDEO)

Huffington Post via Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Bikinis are becoming accepted as bathing wear in Beijing. A recent swimsuit contest in the Asian city showcased Chinese designers and their creations,...