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What country will host Miss Universe 2014?

So, Brazil isn't final yet? Mr. Donald Trump said in the video that Miss Universe would probably be held in China, Panama and Puerto Rico.

If we are to ask you, from the countries mentioned which country do you prefer to host Miss Universe 2014?

Share us your thoughts!

THAT GIRL, THAT BODY – The Parallel History of the Swimsuit and Miss Universe

Sharing you Contesera Archive's one of a kind article written by one of our admins and a beauty pageant historian in his blog.
By: Kiddo Macalma

“…tonight, we wore our swimsuits which were designed by Tala and she said that fashion is freedom and I don’t think the government should have any say in what we wear because we can all make our own personal choices.” – Jesinta Campbell, Miss Universe 2010 2nd runner-up

Borne out of Miss America 1951 Yolande Betbeze’s refusal to pose for then-sponsor Catalina swimsuit’s ad, no other beauty pageant had a more parallel history with the swimsuit than Miss Universe. In this feature we’ll see the swimsuit and Miss Universe’s colorful history together and how they both shaped the world of women and pageantry.
Every pageant girl knows that beauty pageants require the winner to be physically fit in order to be a role model of a healthy active lifestyle. The swimsuit competition is a way of choosing the most physically fit delegate and is usually …

Miss Heritage Pageant

  Miss Heritage Pageant formerly Miss Heritage World is a new growing beauty pageant, founded by Tare Munzara from Zimbabwe. The objective of the pageant is to use natural heritage as a tool for sustainable development throughout the world. 

  The first edition of Miss Heritage World was hosted by Zimbabwe held in December 13, last year. Shequera King from Bahamas was crowned the first ever Miss Heritage World, Sawati Kain fo India and Nataliya Poluekteva were the first and second runner up respectively. 

Lesotho in Africa will host this year's Miss Heritage Pageant. 

Miss Universe 2014 to be held in the Philippines?

Miss Universe 2014 is going to be held in the Philippines!

A BPCI source has intimated having the Miss Universe 2014 Pageant held in the country is a done deal! During a meeting with the Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc., representatives from the Tourism Department and ABS-CBN, the Miss Universe Organization's President Paula Shugart seemed happy with the offer and presentation made in the meeting. According to the insider, preparations are underway and announcement of the venue and date is going to be done by Donald Trump himself at the Baton Rouge River Center in Louisiana on June 8, 2014 at the Miss USA 2014 Finals.

source: The Philippine Pageantry ( )


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