05:36 PM EDT 07/06/2014
Originally posted 05/12/2009 01:50PM
They've been judged on their beauty, poise, congeniality and answers to hot-button questions, but how do you rate their scandals and slip-ups?
Miss California USA Carrie Prejean's crown has been saved by Donald Trump despite her semi-nude photo scandal. Take a look back at the trials, tribulations and trip-ups of other famous Misses and vote for the most notorious beauty queen fail.
Originally posted 01/23/2009 07:50AM
Originally posted 12/28/2007 11:00AM
Originally posted 03/21/2007 11:00AM
The tumultuous, yearlong reign of Miss USA Tara Conner will come to a close on Friday – as pageant organizers plan to ensure the next generation of contestants learns from her mistakes.
Originally posted 01/26/2007 06:40PM
Miss USA Tara Conner is "a completely different person" since going through rehab, she tells PEOPLE in an exclusive interview.
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