The Browning of Miss America: Who Cares?

Miss New York and 2013 Miss America Nina Davuluri

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type. Even with a marketing makeover, how much has Miss America deviated from its origin as a cheap gimmicky tactic to attract business interests by using young women's bodies, whatever color?

Miss America is more or less the GoDaddy commercial of academic scholarship competitions. Perhaps instead of wondering what the next first [insert the blank] Miss America will be, we might ask when will finally be the last one.