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Ariana Miyamoto Becomes First Mixed-Race Contestant to Win Miss Universe Japan, Eliciting Criticism

Ariana Miyamoto Becomes First Mixed-Race Contestant to Win Miss Universe Japan, Eliciting Criticism

By Pam Wright March 25, 2015

Ariana Minamoto has become the first biracial Miss Universe Japan, which has elicited criticism that she is not Japanese enough to win the title. Half-Japanese and half African-American, Miss Nagasaki Ariana Miyamoto has been facing racial backlash following her crowning, …

Miss Lebanon’s Agent: Miss Israel Was “Chasing” Her

Miss Lebanon is still trying to do some damage control from the selfie seen around the world. Miss Israel took a selfie on January 11th of herself, Miss Lebanon, Miss Japan, and Miss Slovenia in Miami, where the Miss Universe …

Miss Spain, Patricia Yurena, Comes Out As Gay Over Instagram

In the digital age, when a celebrity wants to make a big personal announcement, Instagram is the go-to medium. Patricia Yurena, also known as Miss Spain, is no exception. She wanted to tell the world that she is gay and …

Miss Teen USA: ‘SEXtortionist’ Pleads Guilty Miss Teen USA: ‘SEXtortionist’ Pleads Guilty

NBC News reports that a computer science student pleaded guilty today to three counts of extortion and one count of unauthorized access into Miss Teen USA and other young women’s computers. Charges were brought against the hacker because he allegedly threatened to  post …

Olivia Culpo’s New Boyfriend Nick Jonas Olivia Culpo’s New Boyfriend Nick Jonas

The 2012 Miss Universe, Olivia Culpo, crowned the 2013 Miss Universe, Gabriela Isler, on Saturday with her new boyfriend, Nick Jonas, by her side. Jonas hasn’t just been by her side during the pageant, but all the days leading up …

Olivia Culpo Didn’t Want to Do Taj Mahal Shoot Olivia Culpo Didn’t Want to Do Taj Mahal Shoot

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Authorities in India said Thursday that they have now filed a formal complaint over Miss Universe Olivia Culpo’s fashion shoot at the Taj Mahal, after the U.S. beauty queen posed with red high heels in front of the “monument to …

Olivia Culpo Getting Serious with Nick Jonas Olivia Culpo Getting Serious with Nick Jonas

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For all you Jonas fans out there (do you all even still exist?), you no longer have to live in the limbo of is Nick dating Olivia Culpo or not, because, he is. While in New York, the pair attended …

Miss USA Winner 2013: Miss Connecticut Miss USA Winner 2013: Miss Connecticut

The Miss Universe Organization this weekend crowned Miss Connecticut the next Miss USA. 25-year-old Erin Brady was awarded the title during the 62nd Annual Miss USA Competition. The show was hosted by Giuliana Rancic and pop star Nick Jonas. Jonas …

Miss Universe Pageant To Include Transgendered Woman Miss Universe Pageant To Include Transgendered Woman

After more than two weeks of discussions, GLAAD and the Miss Universe Organization announced on Tuesday that transgender woman Jenna Talackova will now be allowed to compete for the crown in its beauty competitions. The changing of the rules was …