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Act and Reenact: Little Miss Sunshine

Some movies get better every time you see them. Maybe this is one of them. Or maybe it’s because I have a bad memory so when I see the movie again I already forgot most of it. 112 more words


Meet your local Miss Universe Canada contestants: Laura Coppola

Windsor-born Laura Coppola, 19, is no stranger to pageants – she holds the title of Miss Via Italia 2013, and was also the winner of Miss Photogenic and Miss Talent in the 2012 Miss LaSalle pageant. 481 more words


Pure Beauty: Judging Race in Japanese American Beauty Pageants: Rebecca Chiyoko King-O'Riain

“With a low rate of immigration and a high rate of interracial marriage, Japanese Americans today compose the Asian ethnic group with the largest proportion of mixed-race members.”

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Once a beauty queen.... (Pt. 3)

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“Welcome, Ms. American Petite Beauty Pageant Contestants”. That’s what the sign at the entrance of Dollywood said when we arrived at the theme park in our shuttle from the hotel. 750 more words

Guns and Gowns: Documentary shows two faces of the Indian woman | India Insight

Cosmetic surgeon Jamuna Pai inspects the face of the Miss India contestant before her in Mumbai, furrows her brow and points to a blemish. The verdict: the young woman needs a botox injection in her chin because the “proportions are off by 0.6 percent.” 551 more words


Meet your local Miss Universe Canada contestants: Amber Bernachi

Amherstburg-based Amber Bernachi, a business administration and political science graduate from the University of Windsor, is set to also receive her Bachelor of Education degree this June, also from the University of Windsor.  1,045 more words


Meet your local Miss Universe Canada contestants: Katrina Kryza

Katrina Kryza, 21, is a political science student at the University of Windsor. Born and raised in South Windsor to Polish immigrants, Kryza – who was crowned Miss Windsor in 2013 – volunteers at the courthouse as a victim witness assistant where she aids those dealing with violence and sexual assault. 601 more words