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Beginning with the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848 that spurred 1st wave feminism, the perception of women in America has always been complex & fluid. While it is theoretically possible that Miss America could evolve into a purely academic scholarship organization at this point in time the notion that beauty pageants are about anything other than outer beauty is belied both by the continued existence of the swimsuit portion & the fact that I'm expected to answer this question in just 20…

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from Business Wire

GEICO & DRIVE SMART Virginia launch pledge contest for students to combat distracted driving with Miss America 2013 Mallory Hagan

GEICO along with WAVY-TV* News Channel 10 and Teens with a Purpose have partnered with DRIVE SMART Virginia to take a stand against distracted driving

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from ABC News

Butt Glue? 20 Beauty Secrets From Miss America Contestants

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from POPSUGAR Fitness

7 Body-Changing Tips From Miss America's Trainer

The trainer of the newly crowned Miss America as well as other pageant contestants shares a beauty queen's fitness secrets.

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from BuzzFeed

This Was The First Miss America Pageant, Held In 1921

This Was The First Miss America Pageant, Held In 1921. While i no longer thing the Miss America Pageant is anything but a waste of time, this picture is neat

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from Mail Online

Stunning pageant photographs show the first ever Miss Americas and bathing beauties from the 1920s

Miss America 1924 Society's standards of "what is deemed beautiful" may have changed, but your standards should not. Don't fall victim to the day; stay beautiful.

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