Ready to be taken by surprise? These beauty pageants actually exist!
The Miss BumBum pageant is held in Brazil and is comprised of 27 beauties showing off their backsides for judges.
In Yellville, Arkansas, women wear one-piece swimsuits and hold cardboard cutouts of a turkey in front of their upper bodies. We're not kidding.
MISS KLINGON EMPIRE
Miss Klingon Empire is held every year at Dragon Con in Atlanta. It has something to do with Star Trek.
MISS JUMBO QUEEN
Held in Thailand. Contestants must weigh between 175-300 pounds. Advocates for elephant conservation causes.
MISS TIFFANY UNIVERSE
Miss Tiffany Universe is in its 37th year. Emanating from Thailand, it promotes human rights for the nation's transgender population and a positive image for transgender people across the globe.
Miss Landmine was held in 2008. Its aim? To raise awareness of the struggles land-mine survivors face. It was held in Angola.
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