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Miss USA Rima Fakih Under Fire For Alleged Partying Behavior

  1. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 6 years ago

    Miss USA Rima Fakih Under Fire For Alleged Partying Behavior
    posted by Erin Carlson - Thu Jun 9 2011, 11:58 AM PDT

    Uh oh: Miss USA is in trouble. Not crown-losing trouble, but enough to put The Tiara Patrol on high alert.

    According to Fox News, current titleholder Rima Fakih broke rules of conduct when she was suspected of sneaking out to party all night last week -- and then lied about it. The Miss Universe Organization, which rules over its winners with an iron fist, requested security tapes to judge whether a cover-up was in play.
    http://omg.yahoo.com/blogs/thefamous/mi … or/1475?nc

    isn't it about time we stop this antiquated pageant and control of young unmarried women's behavior nonsense?...this goes back to when virgins were under control of the elders of the village..beauty pageants are so sexist...roll

    1. wilderness profile image96
      wildernessposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Is she in (potential) trouble for partying or, like our esteemed one time president, for lying about it?

      No we need not stop the pageant.  To equate virgins control by village elders to a woman that voluntarily signs a contract to act in a particular manner in return for money, fame etc. is ridiculous.  There is no parallel.

      Beauty pageants are sexist only in that they will only accept participants from one sex (thank goodness!) rather from both.  Even that is no more sexist than Hollywood requiring that the actor playing the lead female character actually be female (although Mary Martin in Peter Pan comes to mind).

    2. profile image47
      apoldearposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Well, they will forgive her just like that drunk Miss USA before.  Its only having nudes that they will take the crown.

      What double standards they have for women when they are supposed to celebrating women.

  2. knolyourself profile image60
    knolyourselfposted 6 years ago

    But then how would Fox news yellow scum make any money?

    1. profile image47
      apoldearposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      They have American Idol, Glee and X-Factor USA.  And some other reality show that people will tune in to watch.