Miss USA

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  1. Jayar

    Jayar Well-Known Member

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    It's tomorrow and no thread? Sigh. Miss Maryland, Miss South Dakota, and Miss California are my faves. Miss Texas is expected to win :blah:.
     
  2. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

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  3. skatesindreams

    skatesindreams Well-Known Member

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    Miss Florida is very impressive - a unique beauty.
    She is a G.G. - graduate gemologist - not easy to accomplish.

    It will be interesting to see how the judges respond to her.
     
  4. IceAlisa

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    I like Arizona, Georgia, Kansas, Minnesota, Mississippi, Nevada and Ohio.

    New Jersey and Oklahoma look like they are about to clobber you with the prop. :scream:
     
  5. milanessa

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    Why do they all look like they're channeling Cleopatra?
     
  6. IceAlisa

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    I think the Cleopatra thing is cool.

    What's the big deal about Texas? Why is she expected to win?
     
  7. Cloudy_Gumdrops

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    I like Delaware, New Mexico and North Carolina.
     
  8. IceAlisa

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    New Mexico is cool and a hell of an athlete too.
     
  9. skatesindreams

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    I suppose they decided to do a themed photoshoot.
    It doesn't do some of them any favors.
     
  10. skipaway

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    Though Miss Maine didn't get the message and is channeling I Dream of Jeanne and Miss Pennsylvania is channeling The Bride of Frankenstein
     
  11. IceAlisa

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    I agree, skatesindreams. Some of them look sweet and nice in this fierce outfit--doesn't really work. Some look downright mean. But it worked for many of them IMO.

    They should do an individualized session, whatever fits every girl. But I guess they have to compare them.
     
  12. TheGirlCanSkate

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    It's too bad some look like they don't practice with the photography shots enough. For example Rhode Island - gorgeous - but she has a couple very blank looking photos up.
     
  13. soxxy

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    Some couldn't name the Vice President of the United States. Not good.
     
  14. IceAlisa

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  15. Vash01

    Vash01 Fan of Julia, Elena, Anna, Liza, and Vera

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    Is the competition Sat. evening or Sun. evening?
     
  16. Holley Calmes

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    It's so funny to see what others like. I showed some of whom I consider to be the prettiest to my photographer husband, and his question was, "What's wrong with their lips?" Looks like a lot of trout pouts-some are very awkward.

    But anyway, I'm going to be loyal to my home state and say I think Georgia is a real winner. Of course, having Dominique Wilkens as a Dad can't hurt. I just really like her.

    I also think Kansas and Kentucky are gorgeous. Montana and Michigan are pretty. I think California is drop dead gorgeous, and Illinois, Iowa, New Jersey, SC, Tennessee and Virginia appealed to me the most. I thought some of the head shots were unfortunate-these girls are all beautiful, but some of those head shots did not work well for me.

    Kentucky's hair drives me insane! It's so beautiful!

    Texas???? BARBIE!!!! YUK!
     
  17. IceAlisa

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    Miss Kansas is quite the Barbie herself and a drug rep to boot. She works for Allergan and it says that she pushes a glaucoma med but methinks it's Latisse. ;)

    She did answer her questions well in the video.

    I don't like Arizona anymore after having watched her video.
     
  18. Jayar

    Jayar Well-Known Member

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    Sunday
     
  19. Jayar

    Jayar Well-Known Member

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    I don't get it. Only thing I can think of is that Miss Universe is African, which means probable blonde Miss Universe this year.
     
  20. IceAlisa

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    I had no idea that's how it worked. I looked up last year's Miss Universe--she is beautiful.
     
  21. shan

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    I know what you mean. She wishes she could spend more time in front of a mirror doing her hair and makeup??? That's the one thing she would want to be great at? :scream:

    Maine OTOH would be a figure skater! :respec:
     
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  22. Cachoo

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    Miss Kansas received a nice write-up in the Sunday paper. That is unusual for pageant contestants here; usually you see a blurb of who won the state pageant and that is it. I think that she was both a high school and university valedictorian and put herself through school on scholarships might have been a factor. I think that they pushed the "more than just a pretty face" angle. I suspect (hope) that is true of many contestants these days.
     
  23. IceAlisa

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    Yay!

    And Kansas is pretty cool, I like her.
     
  24. overedge

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    LOL at the number of contestants with obvious implants and dyed hair telling us that true beauty comes from inside you....
     
  25. Louis

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    I was in Las Vegas for work this week and saw a number of the contestants walking around with their sashes. I actually thought they were posers -- college girls on a post-semester trip or something. Overtanned, overbleached, over-implanted..... Didn't realize Miss USA was going on this week, and didn't think these girls were the "real thing." :lol:.
     
  26. sk8starz343

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    I went to elementary through high school with Miss Illinois so I'll be rooting for her. Go Ashley!! :cheer:
     
  27. ryanj07

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    Georgia, Rhode Island, and Virginia are my favorites.

    Texas will likely be in the top 5, but I don't think she's going to win.
     
  28. IceAlisa

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    What time is it on TV and what channel? Thanks.
     
  29. Sassafras

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    NBC 9PM Eastern
     
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  30. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa Épaulement!!!

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    Thank you! :)