Newly-Crowned Miss America's Pageant Coach Praises Cup Performance

Bill Alverson coached Miss New York Kira Kazantsev on the interview portion of the national competition.
1:37 | 09/15/14

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-- now -- three miss Americas in a -- what's your secret had a real -- an opportunity to work some quite outstanding young women. And then work -- home to develop a plan a process so that thankfully. These -- -- waiters get who they are. So you -- to miss new York and you wrote on your face but yesterday that before the competition. You -- one last prep session with her over the phone. What -- your final words of wisdom to her. Yeah and hop. In your answer top cops let them see your ability to have fairness equality. Justice it is gender equality sex sexuality -- You know racial equality where you are boldly gone where we're going to be. And how brilliant she talked about -- -- military individuals. That they should not become victims of sexual abuse or harassment -- Presentation was a little controversy -- It's not America's Got Talent and it's not American Idol there are other talents that were stronger there are other talents not only -- but what people are forgetting is stage presence and presentation to millions of people on TV and thousands of people muttering. She sat down on the stage and made an intimate moment and let people forget. Only the judges were voting and they were right in front of her it was like they were sitting in her live -- rent and -- got a chance to really see this early Abdullah with an interview. They -- indeed all week and look at her columnists and her presence and she's together and doesn't she -- it he asked you to correct.

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