Miss Universe 2013 (December 19th)

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by DarrellH, Dec 17, 2012.

  1. DarrellH

    DarrellH New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2007
    Messages:
    4,763
  2. skipaway

    skipaway Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    7,577
    They better not pick Ms. Venuzuela b/c if she's "like a box of chocolates," they'll never know what they'll get.
     
  3. Sassafras

    Sassafras Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    1,498
    Love China.

    I guess some of the contestants figured that since they are in Las Vegas anyhow, they may as well have costumes they can use to audition as show girls.
     
  4. UMBS Go Blue

    UMBS Go Blue KWEEN 2016! YES WE KWAN!

    Joined:
    May 6, 2002
    Messages:
    13,515
  5. Ageless

    Ageless Member

    Joined:
    Oct 22, 2004
    Messages:
    181
    China was pretty. I think my favorite was Russia. Also liked Philippines, India and Vietnam.
     
  6. Lara

    Lara Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 18, 2001
    Messages:
    13,562
    So weird to have this in the Christmas season. Wish they'd waited a week so I could watch with my parents!
     
  7. Cachoo

    Cachoo Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2010
    Messages:
    2,482
    I like Viet Nam's entire costume and South Africa's headress.
     
  8. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2002
    Messages:
    30,741
    China is my all around favorite.
     
  9. reckless

    reckless Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2002
    Messages:
    9,373
  10. TheGirlCanSkate

    TheGirlCanSkate Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2012
    Messages:
    468
    Last edited: Dec 18, 2012
  11. Quintuple

    Quintuple papillon d'amour

    Joined:
    Oct 30, 2005
    Messages:
    2,573
    I like Mexico, Honduras, and Peru the best! Crazy!

    Great Britain is the worst, by a lot.
     
  12. TAHbKA

    TAHbKA Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 11, 2002
    Messages:
    9,165
    Watched about half a minute of the national costumes video. Who is the male host???? Who let him on the stage?
     
  13. Seerek

    Seerek Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 11, 2002
    Messages:
    3,481
    This year's event had trouble securing a host city (Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic cancelled in September) , which is why the event got pushed back to December (Las Vegas also hosted in August 2010).

    Apparently, only a researcher with the pageant organizers, and not an actual broadcaster. The female co-host for the national costume show was 1995 Miss USA Shanna Moakler.
     
  14. kylet3

    kylet3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2002
    Messages:
    3,293
    I was supposed to go to Miss Universe tomorrow night, bought the ticket but I had to resign my job a couple weeks ago so I can't go now :( Unfortunate but that's okay, and as for the worst national costume, Great Britain's isn't bad. Canada's is by FAR the worst of all of them. I was disgusted.

    I'm cheering for New Zealand and Great Britain to make it :) I think Puerto Rico and South Africa are the favorites to win.
     
  15. skateboy

    skateboy Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jun 12, 2006
    Messages:
    4,303
    No Sweden???
     
  16. kylet3

    kylet3 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2002
    Messages:
    3,293
    Sweden is competing this year, but she's generally not expected to make it.
     
  17. shan

    shan Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Nov 3, 2003
    Messages:
    17,065
  18. TheGirlCanSkate

    TheGirlCanSkate Active Member

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2012
    Messages:
    468
    It's like she shopped in Joan Collins's closet...in 1983!
     
  19. victoriajh

    victoriajh Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 26, 2002
    Messages:
    2,013
    Canada is bad.....yikes what with all the hoochie mama shoes this year? :scream:
     
  20. skipaway

    skipaway Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    7,577
    I guess since Trump likes long hair on his women...that's why there aren't any women except 2 with short hair.

    Who was the woman who sprained her ankle?
     
  21. rfisher

    rfisher Satisfied skating fan

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2005
    Messages:
    40,982
    Hungary, Philippines and USA are my top 3. As long as USA doesn't talk much. Russia and Venezuela are the rest of my top 5.
     
  22. Allen

    Allen Glad to be back!

    Joined:
    Oct 11, 2003
    Messages:
    12,931
    Train is really, really bad tonight :shuffle:
     
  23. dbell1

    dbell1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    10,365
    When is Train ever good? :scream:

    Russia's gown looks like a swimsuit coverup.
     
  24. PrincessLeppard

    PrincessLeppard Pink Bitch

    Joined:
    Feb 17, 2003
    Messages:
    22,250
    USA's boobs are going to fly out of that thing.
     
  25. dbell1

    dbell1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    10,365
    Venezuela had a bondage Christmas dress on.

    USA gets extra points for side boobage. Looks like Mexico shopped in Russia's dress store.

    Brazil my favorite so far in the dresses.
     
  26. rfisher

    rfisher Satisfied skating fan

    Joined:
    Oct 20, 2005
    Messages:
    40,982
    Well, I picked 3/5. I still think Hungary was prettier than Australia.
     
    IceAlisa and (deleted member) like this.
  27. skipaway

    skipaway Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    7,577
    Trump is leading the war on Christmas! The contestants said "Happy Holidays". ;)
     
  28. peibeck

    peibeck Counting down the days 'til Skate America

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2004
    Messages:
    16,610
    Miss South Africa wuzrobbed. :mad:
     
  29. dbell1

    dbell1 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 24, 2002
    Messages:
    10,365
    I loved Venezuela until she opened her mouth. Should have gone with her natural language. :shuffle:

    What the heck is USA wearing? I think my grandmom had that as a bathrobe!
     
    Vash01 and (deleted member) like this.
  30. peibeck

    peibeck Counting down the days 'til Skate America

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2004
    Messages:
    16,610
    Miss Philippines slayed in Q&A. Props to Australia as well. Consistency should make both of them top 3. But I can never predict the winner accurately.