Topless Photos and Assless Chaps: The Hypocrisy of Miss USA's Code of Conduct

Donald Trump's Miss Universe Organization, which operates the Miss USA and Miss Teen USA pageants, draws viewers with sexy beauty queens in teeny bikinis. But titleholders are publicly chastised by Trump himself and sometimes lose their crowns altogether if they fail to reach "the highest ethical and moral standards"… »4/01/13 4:30pm4/01/13 4:30pm


Kylan Arianna Wenzel To Be First Official Transgender Contestant of Miss Universe Organization

As recently as last year, the Miss Universe Organization disqualified a contestant—Miss Canada, Jenna Talakova—after they discovered she was transgender. When they finally changed their rules regarding the exclusion of LGBT contestants in April, Kylan Arianna Wentzel of Century City, California, was a shift manager at… »1/12/13 5:00pm1/12/13 5:00pm