Kristen Bell Does Her Best Beauty Queen Wave

NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 06: Kristen Bell, and Toby Keith speak onstage at the 2012 CMT Music awards at the Bridgestone Arena on June 6, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images) » 6/06/12 10:30pm 6/06/12 10:30pm

Country Stars Are Disappointingly Understated At CMT Awards

In years past, the CMT Music Awards could be counted on to provide clouds of big hair, a sea of sequins, and waves of taffeta. Unfortunately, modernization has caused country stars to tone it down a little bit. » 6/09/11 12:20pm 6/09/11 12:20pm

On to more pleasant ensembles: Sunny Sweeney, Cheryl Hines, and Melissa Peterman did short and sparkly.

'Miss America' On Last Educated, Mystic Tanned Legs, But America's…

When the Miss America Pageant, ditched by Viacom owned CMT, finally goes the way of Elle Girl — online only (but so Web 2.0!) — some, like Nashville's Ralph Emery, may see it as a blow to that "little piece of Americana" that is the promotion of lofty goals (scholarship) alongside loftier ones (swimsuit-wearing!) » 3/30/07 12:12pm 3/30/07 12:12pm