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Miss Puerto Rico Suspended Following Series of Anti-Muslim Rants Posted on Social Media

Miss Puerto Rico, Destiny Velez, was suspended for posting a series of anti-Muslims Tweets on social media. Aimed at filmmaker Michael Moore, who recently launched a “We are all Muslim” campaign, Miss Puerto Rico wrote, “Muslims use our constitution to terrorize USA & plant gas stations,” “there’s NO comparison between Jews, Christians & Muslims. Jews nor Christians have terrorizing agendas …

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Miss America Contestants: New Location, New Audience

The Miss America Pageant is back with a whole new lease on life. The girls are back in New Jersey this year, after a six-year stint in Las Vegas. Miss America’s popularity had slipped so far that the pageant wasn’t even on network television between 2007 and 2009, but Miss America Organization CEO Sam Haskell says the six-hour TLC reality …

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