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Carrie Prejean -- The Naughty List

5/11/2009 5:00 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Just in case the Miss California USA pageant officials forgot to mention any of Carrie Prejean's many screwups, they passed out a handy booklet at the press conference titled "Miss USA 2009 State Entry Contract: Sections violated by Carrie Prejean." Awww snap!

Carrie Prejean

In addition to Carrie's flubs, the papers also explain the newly appointed role of the "Beauty of California Ambassador" -- whose job is to take the reigns when the "Miss California USA or Miss California Teen USA titleholder is unavailable."

Translation: It's just a fancy title for Carrie's replacement-in-waiting, Tami Farrell.


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1988 days ago


Harvey, Harvey. Remember middle school? rain, rein, reign? Carrie will or will not reign, but if she does, her job is to take the reins.

1988 days ago

artie help    

you guys have just ruined this kid, because she is christian,and didn't answer a question correctly. We are on the side of a very slippery slope folks.

1988 days ago

artie help    

correction not answer a querie incorrectly ,but rather gave an answer that the liberal left media didn't like. FOR SHAME.

1988 days ago


Trumps in the Tank again.

1988 days ago


You guys have to go to The The truth is being brought out about this liar. The most shocking new facts is that her is a racist skinhead. Hate runs in this sl&ts family.

1988 days ago


^^^^ Correction

You guys have to go to The The truth is being brought out about this liar. The most shocking new fact is that her brother is a racist skinhead. Hate runs in this sl&ts family.

1988 days ago


Prejean grew up in an evangelical Christian home in Vista, California and graduated in 2005 from Vista High School. She is currently a senior at San Diego Christian College, a small, evangelical liberal arts college located in El Cajon, California, and attends The Rock Church, where she volunteers with their outreach ministries. Prejean also attends Luv-em-Up Ministries in El Cajon, where she volunteers with members with developmental disabilities. Prejean is studying to become a special education teacher and also volunteers for Best Buddies, a non-profit organization that helps people with disabilities, and for the Special Olympics.[2]

Prejean's sister is a second lieutenant in the United States Air Force.[3]

Prejean competed in the Miss California Teen USA 2005 pageant and placed first runner-up to Stephanie Brink. In 2007, she competed in the Miss California USA 2008 pageant and initially placed third runner-up; later a judging error was discovered and she was promoted to first runner-up.

Prejean returned the following year and won the Miss California USA 2009 title, succeeding Raquel Beezley as California's representative to the Miss USA pageant. She had received breast implants paid for by the Miss California Pageant a few weeks before.[4] Prejean competed at the nationally televised Miss USA 2009 pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 19, 2009 and placed first runner-up. Prejean's answer to her final question during the pageant became the subject of controversy.

Miss USA 2009 controversy
Main article: Miss USA 2009 controversy
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Prejean gained nationwide attention over her answer to a question about same-sex marriage. During the 2009 Miss USA pageant, Prejean was asked by pageant judge Perez Hilton whether she believed every U.S. state should legalize same-sex marriage. She responded, "Well I think it's great that Americans are able to choose one way or the other. We live in a land where you can choose same-sex marriage or opposite marriage. You know what, in my country, in my family, I do believe that marriage should be between a man and a woman, no offense to anybody out there. But that’s how I was raised and I believe that it should be between a man and a woman."[5]

Hilton called Prejean's answer "the worst in pageant history" and he also told ABC News that she lost the crown because of it.[6] He stated as well that "There are various other ways she could have answered that question and still stayed true to herself without alienating millions of people."[7] Prejean believes that the opinion that she expressed in the answer cost her the crown.[3]

Prejean stated that she was told by Miss California USA pageant officials that "You need to not talk about your faith" and was pressured to apologize for her statement.[5] A spokesperson for the Miss California Pageant denied these claims and accused Prejean of lying.[8]

Donald Trump, who owns most of the Miss Universe Organization, defended Prejean's answer, saying that "Miss California has done a wonderful job" and that "It wasn't a bad answer, that was simply her belief". He then added that the question was "a bit unlucky" and that no matter which way she answered the question "she was going to get killed".[9] Several elected officials and political pundits criticized Hilton and defended Prejean for honestly stating her personal beliefs.[10][11] Gavin Newsom, mayor of San Francisco and a prominent supporter of same-sex marriage, also defended Prejean.[12]

Post-Miss USA Pageant

Following the pageant, Prejean appeared in a television advertisement for the National Organization for Marriage's campaign against gay marriage,[13] which had contacted her shortly after the pageant.[14] She also hired a Christian public relations firm.[15] In late April, Prejean presented an award at the Gospel Music Association's 2009 Dove Awards in Nashville, Tennessee.[5]

On May 1, Prejean stated on Greta Van Susteren that she did not have an opinion on civil unions for same-sex couples, but that she supports rights of same-sex couples, such as hospital visitations.[14] She has stated that she would be willing to meet with representatives from California's largest gay rights group "as long as it's not political".[5]

Photograph controversy
On May 4, 2009, a photograph of Prejean partially nude with her back turned to the camera appeared on a celebrity gossip blog. The directors of the Miss California USA pageant are investigating Prejean for potentially violating a contract clause against prospective pageant candidates having been photographed "nude or partially nude". Prejean stated on Ma

1988 days ago


It's time to move on to other more important matters. I've stopped watching segments on her on tv.

1988 days ago

susan L    

If Trump knows what sgood for him he will kick that skank to the curb. The last person I want my children looking up to is a closed minded bimbo who thinks posing partly nude is any excuss for a role model.

1988 days ago

PEPSI Generation    

When did the goverment leave town?..Trump is a pro-bank rupt-con artist.he goes broke time after time and time putsz him right back on the air.He should`nt be owning and building fake boob bah robots for smits and giggles.NUDE MISS AMERICA allready forget the back press rehash build up beat down.SOP is long since over.

1988 days ago


OMG!!!! Why on earth are you trying so hard to ruin this girls life?

1988 days ago

who dat    

is anal on "the naughty list"

1988 days ago


Umm this is gettn wy to old now its not interesting anymore!

1988 days ago


Send this hypocrital bible-thumping whore home already!

1988 days ago
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