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Carrie Prejean Pulls Weather Duty on Fox & Friends

By JJ Duncan on
(Getty Images) Carrie Prejean made her cable news debut on Fox News early Wednesday morning, and maybe it was a little too early, but Miss California definitely seemed a little spacey.The West Coast girl got up at 4 a.m. East Coast time to appear with Steve Doocy and Brian Kilmeade on Fox & Friends. She lobbed softball questions to Donald Trump, bumbled her way through a weather report and got Kilmeade all worked up with a little more touching than he's accustomed to receiving. Here are some...Read Full Story

Fox & Friends Gives Carrie Prejean a Shot at the Big Time

By JJ Duncan on
(Prejean photo from Getty Images) It's not unusual for beauty queens to go from pageants to prime time, but the latest development over at Fox News is just too perfect.The notoriously conservative news organization is reaching out to notoriously conservative (except in those topless photos) beauty queen Carrie Prejean. It's a match made in the ninth circle of broadcast hell and it's an experiment guaranteed to boost ratings for the news channel's 6 a.m. Fox & Friends slot on May 27.Paul...Read Full Story

Sarah Palin Defends Carrie Prejean

By Alicia Dennis on
Getty Images. Don't Miss: Sarah Palin Signs Book Deal for Memoirs Carrie Prejean Keeps Her Crown Shanna Moakler Resigns Over Prejean Decision Big surprise: Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is defending nearly-deposed Miss California Carrie Prejean. They have a lot in common, see, as they've both been subject to "the liberal onslaught of malicious attacks."Carrie Prejean was the runner-up in this year's Miss USA competition, but she's become a household name in the past several weeks for her...Read Full Story

Shanna Moakler Resigns Pageant Position Over Prejean Decision

By JJ Duncan on
(Getty Images) More Carrie Prejean Pictures >> More Shanna Moakler Pictures >>It was all smiles yesterday for Shanna Moakler as Donald Trump announced that Carrie Prejean would retain her title of Miss California USA. But it looks like the pageant director was smiling through gritted teeth after she announced her resignation Tuesday morning.Moakler told Us Magazine that Trump's decision to keep Prejean on board is what drove her out. Since the press conference yesterday, I had a chance to...Read Full Story

Carrie Prejean Keeps Her Crown

By JJ Duncan on
Donald Trump, Miss California USA, Carrie Prejean attend a press conference at Trump Tower on May 12, 2009 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images) more images >> Carrie Prejean experienced the mercy of Donald Trump Tuesday morning as she was allowed to continue her reign as Miss California USA after several topless photos of the beauty queen appeared online. Prejean, 21, first courted controversy at the Miss USA pageant where she told the judges that she did not...Read Full Story

Carrie Prejean: Photos Are 'Intimidation Tactic'

By Alicia Dennis on
Images via Flickr. If you're in the news and you've ever taken topless photos, expect to see said photos on the internet. Fact.Carrie Prejean, the Miss USA contestant representing California who said she did not believe the right to marriage should be extended to the gay and lesbian community (in so many words), posed for racy photos at one point. And - in what was only a matter of time - they're trickling onto the internet.TheDirty.com posted a shot of Ms. Prejean in pink panties...Read Full Story

Shanna Moakler Confirms Miss CA Organization Paid for Prejean's Implants

By Alicia Dennis on
Getty Images. Shanna Moakler is perhaps best-known for her volatile relationship with Blink 182 drummer Travis Barker and the reality show in which they both starred, Meet the Barkers. Before she was Travis' wife, however, Shanna was Miss USA, having been awarded the title in 1995 after winner Chelsi Smith became Miss Universe.Moakler is still very much involved in the Miss USA pageant, acting as Co-Executive Director of the Miss California Organization. The same organization that paid for...Read Full Story

Other Celebrities Weigh In on Miss California's 'Opposite Marriage' Answer

By Alicia Dennis on
Getty Images.You’ve heard the story by now: 22-year-old Miss California Carrie Prejean may have lost the Miss USA title Sunday night due to her remarks on gay marriage—or opposite marriage, as she so creatively put it.Blogger Perez Hilton, one of the evenings judges, asked Ms. Prejean if she believed other states should follow Vermont’s example and legalize same-sex marriage. She responded: Well, I think it’s great that Americans are able to choose one or another. Um, we live in a land that...Read Full Story

Carrie Prejean -- Beauty queen biffs gay marriage question

By Jake on
Perez Hilton is going on the warpath after a contestant at the Miss USA pageant last night seriously flubbed a question about gay marriage.Miss California, Carrie Prejean, was asked whether she supported gay marriage, and said she did not, while reffering to gay marriage as "opposite marriage." Whoops!From an article here at Zimbio: "Vermont recently became the fourth state to legalize same-sex marriage," Perez said. "Do you think every state should follow suit? Why or why not?""I think it...Read Full Story

Carrie Prejean Pictures

By JJ Duncan on
Carrie Prejean is a beauty queen who represented California in the Miss USA pageant April 19, 2009. Many think she would have won the Miss USA crown had she not revealed during the question and answer section of the contest that she opposes same-sex marriage.Since winning first runner-up at the Miss USA pageant, Prejean has become a vocal opponent of same-sex marriage. In early May, TheDirty.com published a topless photo of Prejean with her arm over her breasts (first photo below) that could...Read Full Story