Not only are they all white, but they also look so similar, I'm not even totally convinced they are different people. OK, based on this photo it is not impossible that one young woman is entering the competition over and over again under a series of aliases, then disguising herself by only slightly altering the shape of her eyebrows. This mess comes after the pageant got good press for eliminating the swimsuit competition in favor of athletic wear , though clearly progress only goes so far. It's also worth questioning how much attention the total lack of color among the winners would have gotten if Chrissy Teigen didn't see the tweet and respond, "Wow how can we choose from such a diverse bunch. From there, people were posting the go-to response to unveiled moments of white supremacy: pics of mayonnaise.
TEEN CONTESTANTS - Miss New Jersey USA
The competition served as the second consecutive time that the pageant has been held concurrently with the Miss USA competition. For the first time, both the preliminary and final competitions were held on the same day. Prior to the final competition, the delegates competed the preliminary competition, which involved private interviews with the judges and a presentation show where they competed in athletic wear and evening gown. For the first time since , the preliminary round was broadcast. During the final competition, the Top 15 finalists competed in athletic wear, evening gown and in a customized final question round, and the winner was decided by a panel of judges. All 51 delegates have been confirmed: . From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.