Beauty Is Pain
Miss New York
Last night we saw just how easy it is to be racist in 140 characters or less.
As New York native, Nina Davuluri, was crowned Miss America the Twitterverse spewed uncontrollably awful comments.
Apparently offended by her Indian heritage, users called her a Muslim, a terrorist and decided that she was therefore, totally unworthy of Read More
Meet Laura Hajek from
Glenn Falls Glens Falls, New York. This weekend, she will be competing with approximately 100 other young women at SUNY Purchase for the title of Miss New York. If she wins, she'll be one step closer to becoming the next Miss USA.
While most girls vying for the title have put up online videos displaying their many...shall we say...assets?...Ms. Hajek--whom we found via Reddit-- went in a different direction; creating a hilarious piece of performance art involving an interview with a giant puppet talk show host asking the kind of questions you'd really like to hear during one of these shows. (Example: "What's your favorite Lou Reed album, and don't say Transformer, because that's so said."
After over 20 days of wearing high heels, Miss New York pointed at her manicured feet and said, laughing, that she still couldn’t feel one of her toes.
The Observer wasn’t quite sure if she was joking, but we chuckled along with her anyway because – let’s face it – she has a knack for Read More