What I want my six-year-old daughter to know about REAL beauty

There was a lot of controversy this week over the obviously racist and shameful comments that were directed toward newly crowned Miss America Nina Davuluri, and nothing I am about to say is meant to denigrate the young women that are involved in these pageants. Nor is this meant to excuse the behavior of the […]

Hey Morons, India Isn’t an Arab Country and It’s Miss America, Not Miss White America.

Sunday night, Nina Davuluri (aka Miss New York) was crowned the winner of the 2014 Miss America pageant, making her the first Indian-American contestant to ever win the crown. To be honest, I wasn’t watching it because the season finale of “The Newsroom” was on (a great finale, might I add). But when I woke […]