(Photo: Getty Images)America has a new leader in the pageant circuit. Erin Brady, aka Miss Connecticut, was crowned Miss USA 2013 Sunday night, beating out the other 50 contestants in a feats of beauty, brains, and bikinis. For those of you who think the Miss USA competition is just a battle of who's the hottest — an understandable assumption for a competition that makes swimwear a major round — you're only partially right. The ladies' responses in the Q&A portion do carry some weight, which...Read Full Story
Nana Meriwether is the proud new wearer of the Miss USA tiara! The 27-year-old was given the title today after she assumed the title from Olivia Culpo, who moved on to become Miss Universe in mid-December.Since Meriwether was first runner-up at the Miss USA pageant in 2012, she assumes the crown from Culpo. Meriwether happily accepted her new title from Donald Trump and Ms. Culpo today in NYC."They're brilliant, they're really into charity and the world of charity, and they're phenomenal...Read Full Story
Beauty queens don't like controversy.Last week, in anticipation of the 60th anniversary of the Miss USA pageant, videos of delegate responses to specific questions were uploaded on YouTube. The most interesting among these videos is undoubtedly "Q2 - Evolution Taught in School," in which contestants are asked whether evolutionary theory should be taught in schools.Only two of the delegates — Alabama and a rubber-faced Kentucky — said they did not think evolution should be taught in schools...Read Full Story
The Miss USA pageant is one of the most popular beauty contests in the United States. It has been held since 1952.The pageant was established as an alternative to the Miss America pageant. It is currently owned by Donald Trump. The 2010 Miss USA was crowed Rima Fakih. You can see a video of Fakih winning the award below: Past winners of the Miss USA crown are below: 2009Kristen Dalton2008Crystle Stewart2007Rachel Smith2006Tara Conner2005Chelsea Cooley2004Shandi Finnessey2003Susie...Read Full Story
The Miss USA pagaent is one of the most popular beauty contests in the United States. It has been held since 1952. Find more Miss USA news, pictures, and information here.