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Here She Is​, Miss America: How the 97 Year Old Competition Has Evolved Over Time

    Let’s take a trip back in time. 97 years ago, the United States opened it’s doors to a brand new pageant, as the quest to find Miss America began. While to some this may just seem like a fancy label, the meaning of this title has risen in importance over the years. Times have changed, and so has this competition!

    What was once a mere beauty contest, has evolved into something girls everywhere can (and should) aspire to. To be Miss America in this day and age you have to be so much more than just a pretty face! Popular Everything explores how over time, this contest has paved a new way for female empowerment, tolerance, and inclusion. Get it, girls!