#UP Mallory Hagan, Brooklyn native, wins 2013 Miss America crown


San Jose Mercury News
LAS VEGAS—A 23-year-old contestant from Brooklyn, N.Y., has won the title of Miss America. Mallory Hagan won the Las Vegas beauty pageant Saturday night after tap dancing to James Brown's "Get Up Off of That Thing" and answering a question about ...

There she is: Miss America crowns its new Queen of Kitsch
Entertainment Weekly
It's appropriate that the Miss America pageant, that charmingly vestigial celebration of beauty and bikinis, has been taking place in Las Vegas since 2006, and even more appropriate that, in this year's competition, the first batch of perma-smiling contestants ...


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