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Decrowned Miss USA Leona Gage Dies At 71

Leona Gage, the OG of beauty pageant scandalites, died this weekend of heart failure. So what’s her story? In 1957, Leona was crowned Miss USA only to have her title…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 11, 2010 - 2:50 pm

Tripping Won’t Cost You The Miss USA Crown

For all those aspiring beauty pageant hopefuls out there, here’s glimmer of hope. Though, generally, poise and grace are keys to winning the crown, the latest Miss USA wasn’t exactly…

Bianca Posterli | May 17, 2010 - 6:50 pm

Miss USA Rima Fakih: 10 Things To Know

Two things happened to Rima Fakih yesterday. She nearly went splat after tripping over the long train of her wedding-like gown. And more importantly, the Miss Michigan USA pageant queen…

Annika Harris | May 17, 2010 - 5:30 pm

Miss USA Contestants Strip Down For Photos. Cue The Controversy.

Conveniently just in time for the live webcast of the Miss USA pageant tomorrow night, there’s a BIG CONTROVERSY stirring up lots of press for the event. (And since…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | May 11, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Frisky Rant: The One Thing Ivanka Trump Has To Do To Be Taken Seriously

It’s no secret that I have a rather low threshold for Rich Kids, especially Celebrity Rich Kids, who don’t get their elbows particularly dirty building up their resumes like the…

Jessica Wakeman | March 15, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Miss USA Carrie Prejean Loses Her Crown … Finally

Miss California, Carrie Prejean, has been dethroned for what is being vaguely termed “contract violations”, but what really sounds like a prissy attitude because Prejean refused to make certain appearances.

Leonora Epstein | June 10, 2009 - 5:15 pm

Is Slut-Shaming Carrie Prejean Really Necessary?

When Carrie Prejean lost last month’s Miss USA pageant because (some think) she opposed gay marriage, after which she did an ad for the National Organization for Marriage, rather than…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 12, 2009 - 1:30 pm

Miss California Carrie Prejean Exposed

Oh, dear. Miss California Carrie Prejean, who made headlines for her answer to a question about gay marriage at last month’s Miss USA pageant, has more secrets spilling out of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | May 5, 2009 - 8:30 am

How To Get Plastic Surgery — For Free!

We’re still reeling from the news that the Miss California Organization paid for contestant Carrie Prejean to get fake ta-tas so she’d have a better chance of winning Miss USA.

Nikki Dowling | May 4, 2009 - 1:00 pm

Pageant Organization Paid For Miss California’s Boobs

Everyone’s still talking about Miss California’s gay marriage comments. Now there’s more drama for 21-year-old beauty queen Carrie Prejean. Apparently, there were some nice perks for her as former Miss…

Jessica Wakeman | April 30, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Carrie Prejean Thinks People Choose To Be Gay

The now infamous Miss California, Carrie Prejean, is still on the defensive after last weekend’s Miss USA pageant, in which she said marriage should be between a man and a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 27, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Former Miss California Speaks Out On Gay Marriage

“The truth is that it is difficult to know for sure the intentions of the biblical authors, but we do know something about God. Those of us who know God…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2009 - 1:00 pm