Fox News host Tucker Carlson made sexually explicit, disparaging comments about a Miss Teen USA contestant on a radio show inaccording to new audio released by the liberal watchdog group Media Matters for America. Carlson mocked Caitlin Upton, who was Miss South Carolina Teen USA infor a widely ridiculed answer she gave during the pageant and suggested he'd like to have sex with the teen. She's like a wounded gazelle, separated from the herd," he added.
Skip navigation! Story from News. In recently resurfaced audio, family values defender and feminism skeptic Tucker Carlson jokes about having sex with a teen beauty pageant contestant.
Beauty pageants early in their histories, some dating back to the s, barred women of color from participating. Even after organizations began changing their rules to accept women of all races, there was still a lingering frustration and opposition to join. Only in the last 50 years have black women become more prevalent in these competitions.
The criticism comes after Miss Teen USA received praise a month ago for announcing it was eliminating the swimsuit portion of the competition. Army officer, as Miss USA. Not their fault.
And this time the year-old from South Carolina nailed it. But first Upton was forced to relive the moment she will likely never forget. She watched the embarrassing video clip for the first time with Lauer and Curry, and could only shudder and laugh.
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Question: Recent polls have shown a fifth of Americans can't locate the United States on a world map. Why do you think this is? Americans are unable to do so because, uh, some, uh
And if the statistics are correct, I believe there should be more emphasis on geography. A YouTube video of Upton has drawn a couple million hits and thousands of comments, many of them with harsh remarks for the Lexington High School graduate who plans to attend Appalachian State University in Boone, N. I was overwhelmed and I made a mistake. Everybody makes a mistake.
She gained international notoriety for her convoluted and nonsensical response to a question posed to her during the August national pageant. Why do you think this is? I personally believe that U.