I Think Beauty Pageants Are Outdated and Degrading to Women

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    Completely True ;)

    People are judging girls on how they look, that must be terrible when you lose thinking your not pretty enough. But it doesnt matter cause your lucky youe ven made the competition. they really bother me and do not think they should go around anymore.
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420
    18-21, F
    Aug 25, 2009

    Completely True ;)

    People are judging girls on how they look, that must be terrible when you lose thinking your not pretty enough. But it doesnt matter cause your lucky youe ven made the competition. they really bother me and do not think they should go around anymore.
    LoveLindseyMusic420 LoveLindseyMusic420
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Aug 25, 2009

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    Beauty pageants. I feel towards them just as I feel towards religion. I feel that they are false, but I understand that they offer some fulfilment to those willing to accept. Beauty pageants offer the women involved the chance to be admired, the women involved feel a sense of...
    Issac95 Issac95
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Aug 31, 2009

    Especially Outdated

     Everyone's beautiful in their own way I believe and I think we're realizing that more and more. I'm not "hating" on beauty pageants but how many men actually care these days? :-/  As far as it being degrading to women, well I can see that too. Women should...
    Tummie Tummie
    26-30, M
    4 Responses Apr 20, 2009

    It's Alot of Work For a 2yr Old

    If I knew what I was getting my daughter into I would of not had her in it. We paid thousands of dollars for basically nothing. Our daughter was the smallest, youngest, and treated the worst. Once I saw how much bad talk the other moms were talking about my daughter I pulled her...
    GreenEyedBeauty GreenEyedBeauty
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 4, 2009

    Miss Teen

    i used to think i was beautiful. than i joined miss teen  and it was degrading and horrible everyone was wearing fake tans lashes boobs (bra inserts)even hair (extensions) i guess i missed the memo but anyways. this is what crushed me.the fact that i realized everybody was...
    claraella claraella
    18-21, F
    7 Responses Nov 7, 2009
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