All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘pageant’

Miss America 2014 Distracts Forlorn Atlantic City

The Miss America 2014 pageant is a welcome distraction this year in the midst of financial crisis. The city began the year with 12 casinos on the infamous boardwalk. But on the same day that the Miss America 2014 competitions started, Trump Entertainment Resorts filed for bankruptcy and threatened to close what will soon be its lone remaining casino, the …

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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 nude photographs of the women online. The 19-year-old Jared James Abrahams of Temecula, California, was released on bond until his …

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Megan Young is Crowned Miss World Philippines 2013

Megan Young is definitely basking in the ambiance of royalty with her new title of prestige – Miss World. The 23-year-old was crowned Miss World Philippines 2013, Sept. 28, at the Hindu-dominated, Indonesian resort island in Bali. In an impressive denouement last night, Young executed a laudable performance out-shining a total of 126 beautiful contestants from various walks of life …

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