Miss New York Nia Franklin crowned 2019 Miss America

The revamped Miss America 2.0 took place Sunday night in Atlantic City, N.J.
0:51 | 09/10/18

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Your Monday post starting with the new Miss America. The revamped pageant deaf Miss America 2.0. This is that suit competition instead it was a red carpet walk in the evening Wear. And then on stage interviews. The coveted title went 25 year old Neal Franklin of New York. The reigning Miss America care mind appeared only at the end of of the show so crowned the new winner. Belmont recently claimed the organization has silence and marginalized or can you weren ms. Franklin is an opera singer she says. Women feel more empowered now that the swimsuit competition is gone but. Mind you many state pageant organizers as opposed to getting rid of it.

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