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I'm Indian and I agree

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in response to reader comment: Rima Fakih/Affirmative Action in Beauty Contests? -- You read my mind!

Submitted by Pmas (United Kingdom), May 18, 2010 at 16:19

Absolutely..Beauty Pageants have always been a commercial vehicle, it's either cosmetic brands trying to entrench themselves into developing economies or us trying to prove we do love people who we tend to discriminate against..It happens in every walk of life and to those people who believe she DID win because of her beauty and personality and what not, let's see in 5 years what the frequency of these wins are..anyone remember the slew of Indian beauties, south american..how many have we had since then?

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