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Announcing New Blog Project: ReDEFINING (and Call for Submissions)


A little over a year ago, an Indian-American woman took home the Miss America title for the first time ever. No sooner than the crown landed on her head, people took to Twitter to criticize the pageant for choosing a person of color to be a representation of beauty, intelligence, and what it means to be an American.  742 more words


This is your 2014 Miss Sugar Valley, Signing Off

One year and many, many life lessons ago, I was crowned Miss Sugar Valley. Today I stand here a stronger women. My life has changed more in one year, than I would have ever imagined. 960 more words

Red Cups

Red Cups…Go!
I know we all think of something different when we think of red cups. College years-bring me back to that unknown juice at Fraternity parties. 363 more words

Kira Kazantev

Let Me Tell Ya 'Bout My Best Friend!

To appreciate this story fully – I have to take you back a bit in time. So, last year in June of 2013 I took on the full time job of Miss Iowa. 1,641 more words


Miss América: 'definitivamente ojalá que pudiera recuperar algunas cosas'

Kira Kazantsev siempre soñó con ser Miss Estados Unidos, pero cuando ganó la corona el mes pasado, feos historias circuladas acerca de su presunta novatadas abusivo de promesas en la Universidad. 184 more words


57 + 57 Football - Detroit Lions Regular Season Week 6

Wanted: Professional field goal kicker. Strength and accuracy a must. If you can get the ball through the goal posts from over 40 yards, WE NEED YOU. 605 more words