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Beauty Pageant

120-kg model wins Argentina beauty contest

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A 24-year-old Estephania Correa became a media spotlight after she clinched the 'Queen of Vendimia' crown at an Argentine beauty pageant. Weighing 120 kg, the model was also deemed the 'anti discrimination queen' after her spontaneous victory speech left many inspired. She said that she participated as she believed that the beauty pageant wasn't just about a body and a pretty face. She had been preparing for the pageant for a year before participating and had enrolled herself into a modelling…

Miss Delaware loses crown for being a few months too old

A beauty contest winner, stripped of her crown as Miss Delaware due to age, said on Friday she had done nothing wrong and wants to be allowed to compete in the Miss America pageant even though she will turn 25 this year. Amanda Longacre said she learned on Tuesday that she had been disqualified because the Miss Delaware pageant determined that she had violated the age requirement. On NBC's "Today" show on Friday, a tearful Longacre said she was consulting a lawyer. Pageant rules require Miss Delaware contestants to be no…