Miss America

Miss America contest scraps swimsuit round and evening gown round

The Miss America pageant will no longer have the swimsuit round and the contestants will no longer be judged on the basis of physical appearance. The organization announced that Miss America is no longer a pageant. Gretchen Carlson, the first former Miss America to be named as the chair of the Board of Trustees of the Miss America, said, “We are no longer a pageant. […]

Miss America contestant to undergo double mastectomy

Miss America contestant Allyn Rose is planning to undergo a double mastectomy after she gets into a bikini and flaunts her roller skating talent at the 2013 Miss America contest. As a preventive measure the 24-year-old will be removing both her breasts so as to reduce her chances of developing breast cancer, which killed her mother, grandmother and great aunt as well. Rose, between the […]