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    Miss USA 2012 Pageant - Miss Rhode Island - Olivia Culpo

  • Allina

    Miss Rhode Island USA Olivia Culpo is crowned Miss USA 2012

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    Olivia Culpo, a 20-year-old Rhode Island native, beat 88 other beauty queens from around the world to be crowned as Miss Universe 2012 in a gala ceremony in Las Vegas. Philippines' Janine Tugonon was adjudged the first runner-up followed by Venezuela's Irene Esser. Culpo, who grew up in Cranston, Rhode Island and dreams of making it big in showbiz, has brought the title back to the US after a decade. Brooke Lee was the last winner in 1997.

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