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Miss Usa

  1. conservative icons
    Of Course the Far Right Loves the New Miss USAKara McCullough is an “equalist” who believes health care is a privilege.
  2. This Teen Wore a Hijab and Burkini During Miss Minnesota USA PageantHalima Aden wore a hijab and burkini.
  3. trump town girls
    How Donald Trump Ruined His Own Reality ShowThe sexist Trump Town Girls had one major problem: Trump.
  4. keep it
    Donald Trump Almost Had Another Reality ShowHe tried and failed to turn Ivanka Trump into a reality TV star.
  5. miss congeniality
    Miss USA Needs Another Sandra BullockThey’re looking for the next Miss Congeniality.
  6. Miss Alabama Totally Cool With NSA Spying Because, Um, the MallOr something.
  7. Miss Utah: ‘Create Education Better’Yes, please.
  8. other kinds of queens
    See Miss USA Winners From the Last 61 YearsDoritos girl Ali Landry and Real Housewife Kenya Moore are among the beauty queens.
  9. here she comes
    The Teen Beauty Queen and the Barely Legal PornoWhy Miss Delaware Teen USA shouldn’t surprise us.
  10. insta-hotties
    73-Year-Old Perv Turns Random Hottie Into Helen of Troy of FootballUpdate: ESPN apologizes for taking lechery “too far.”
  11. smell ya later
    Smell Like Miss Universe, Miss USA, or Miss Teen No, we’re serious. There’s a new perfume coming.
  12. other kinds of queens
    Miss USA Contestant Who Claimed Pageant Was Rigged Owes $5 MillionTrump wins again!
  13. beauty pageants
    Miss New York Contestant’s Talent Is the Viral VideoLaura Hajek of Glens Falls makes surprisingly light of the pageantry.
  14. Foodies With Benefits
    Where to Tempt Miss USA with Cupcakes For an HourThe beauty queen will appear at Sprinkles tomorrow to raise funds for cancer research.
  15. Float-Crashing Beauty Queen Did It for the StoryDavina Reeves has grown on us.
  16. Oh No She Didn’t: Miss New York Crashes Miss USA’s Parade FloatOh, yes, she reportedly did though.
  17. Muslim Miss USA Takes Decidely Pageant-y Position on Ground Zero MosqueThat is to say, the most mainstream one.
  18. The New York Diet
    Miss USA Rima Fakih Gets Takeout From Per Se, Splurges on Shake Shack“One of our talent managers was like, ‘You can’t lose any more weight, because we can’t shrink the dress any more.’ So I was like, ‘I can afford it,’ and got the burger. “
  19. Arab-American Woman Wins Miss USA Pageant for (Likely) the First TimeMiss Michigan takes the prize.
  20. loose threads
    LVMH May Want to Sell Kenzo; Zac Posen Decorates ApartmentsAlso, Salma Hayek wore Gucci’s first “couture” dress.
  21. boobs or lose
    Pageant Organization Paid for Miss California’s Breast ImplantsBecause she wanted them, okay?
  22. wintour wonderland
    In Which Anna Wintour Literally Runs Out of the TentsHow else do you think she always manages to be the first one out of every show?
  23. loose threads
    Rihanna Lands Gucci Campaign; Italian ‘Vogue’ Demand HighCondé Nast is printing an extra 10,000 of the all-black Italian ‘Vogue,’ Botkier’s Target collection goes on sale, and Miss USA falls down.
  24. the fab life
    Video: Nicole Miller, Simon Doonan, and Miss USA at El Museo GalaWe sent Fabiola Beracasa to El Museo’s 15th birthday with a video crew last night. Watch and enjoy all the fabulous party gowns.
  25. Picking On Little ArthurIn his new memoir, former Time Inc. editor-in-chief Norm Pearlstine accuses New York Times publisher Arthur Sulzberger of being more concerned with publicity than with the law during the Judith Miller saga. (Of course, Pearlstine was concerned with neither, happily capitulating to the prosecutor!) Tom Brady and Gisele went to Easter Mass in Little Italy. Disgraced former Miss USA Tara Conner has left New York for L.A. Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds now seem to be an item. Socialite Dori Cooperman was arrested and charged after she allegedly stole and cashed a $4,300 check. A Gawker editor had a tough time handling Jimmy Kimmel’s questions on Larry King Live. Giada De Laurentiis may be one of Tiki Barber’s co-hosts on the Today show.
  26. Tara Conner Can’t Catch a BreakCover girl for New York Fallen Beauty Queen, sure. But New York Dog? That’s just mean. New York Dog [Official site]
  27. Bill Clinton’s Handshakes Are Still FetishizedMike Bloomberg, Ron Perelman, and David Koch are the three most philanthropic New Yorkers, according to the Chronicle of Philanthropy. Bill Clinton gave Cindy Adams a tutorial on shaking hands. An old man yelled at Edie Falco. Peter Fonda says stage actors “have intercourse with the audience every night.” Donald Trump wants to dump Nancy O’Dell as the host of Miss USA. A random model — Amber Valletta — doesn’t care for New York. Josh Hartnett and Maria Sharapova considered doing karaoke on Thursday night. Steve Schwarzman grew up poor.
  28. Miss USA Still Likes the Nightlife, Says Miss UniverseHas disgraced-Miss-USA-gone- wild Tara Conner — who entered rehab to curb her crazy ways, including cocaine use, underage drinking, and kissing Miss Teen USA Katie Blair in public — completely given up her partying ways? Not entirely, according to her roommate, Miss Universe Zuleyka Rivera. “We still party, yeah. Sometimes. We’re just trying to be careful about what we do,” she said at Wednesday night’s benefit gala for amFAR. Besides, pageant owner Donald Trump “trusts us,” Rivera says. “I’m a person who shows my real self. If I like to go party, like a young girl do, I do it. Why not? I can’t drink. I’m 19. At least not in the United States.” Rivera is from Puerto Rico, and “In Puerto Rico I can.” And she does get treated better with the sash on. “If I compare when I was in Puerto Rico as a student in college, it’s different. Very different. I get into clubs, yes.” —Jada Yuan Update: Miss Universe and her flack call us to deny everything!
  29. Factory Porn?In Factory Girl, Sienna Miller and Hayden Christensen might have engaged in not-so-simulated sex on camera. (Also, Diddy doesn’t want anyone taking pictures of him with Miller. Also, all Sienna’s partying is merely PR for Factory Girl.) The house that Graydon Carter threw scaffolding outside of yesterday? Harvey Weinstein’s. (Graydon’s also having a tough time selling his new documentary, Chicago 10.) Chuck Schumer has imaginary friends. Former Paramount exec Gail Berman and former ABC exec Lloyd Braun are starting their own production company. Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is going to bare all onstage in a London play.
  30. Rudy No Longer Thanking God George Bush Is Our President?A high-level Republican official says that Rudy Giuliani, should he decide to run, won’t have the blessing of Bush or Rove. Recently fired Citigroup exec Todd Thomson, who got himself in trouble for flying Maria Bartiromo around, has flown his wife to Montana, on vacation. Diddy has been partying a lot with “friend” Sienna Miller while his wife Kim Porter stays home with the twins. Martha Stewart is a Hillary supporter, and the launch of high-profile Condé Nast business mag Portfolio may not be going as smoothly as planned.
  31. Let It Shine, Let It Shine, Let It ShineA choir sang “This Little Light of Mine” at Eliot Spitzer’s inauguration; the Albany Times Union editor was one of the singers. The owner of Patroon, who used to run ‘21,’ brought his current staff to his old restaurant. Courtney Love made 53 New Year’s resolutions. Casa Casuarina in South Beach lost power on New Year’s Eve, and Anna Anisimova and Jonathan Cheban couldn’t take the heat. Brad Pitt wants to produce a Borat project. Spirit Airlines lost James Gandolfini’s luggage. A producer was going to make an Elmore Leonard book into a movie but now isn’t. Oprah is happy that Madonna adopted that Malawian kid. Semi-disgraced Miss USA Tara Conner might pose for Playboy. Someone hit on David Schwimmer at Pastis. The Soup Nazi actor took Kramer’s Reality Tour. Former DNC chair Terry McAuliffe has a new memoir out, in which he tells stories about raising money. George Michael did a private New Year’s Eve concert in Russia for $3 million. Wilmer Valderrama is set to launch a menswear line. Meatpacking club Double Seven is moving down the block. Will Ferrell won’t do Elf 2. Kevin Connolly pulled a blonde out of the way of an ambulance in Miami.