Topic: beauty pageants

5 Things That’ll Surprise You About The New Miss America, Mallory Hagan

5 Things That’ll Surprise You About The New Miss America, Mallory Hagan

Last month, Marie Claire published an article about how Miss America is no longer just a beauty pageant, but now attracts women with serious political ambitions. I cannot find it anywhere online (why, Marie Claire, why?), so you’ll have to take my vague word for it. In the meantime, the 2013 pageant took place this weekend in Las Vegas, and America, we have a new Miss! Her name is Mallory Hagan, and she’s a beautiful blond tap-dancer from Brooklyn. Here are five things that will surprise and impress you about the new Miss America. More »