Congrats to Raquel Beezley! She's the new Miss California. Even though she originally lost the crown to Christina Silva. Good thing an...

Never have beauty pageants made so many headlines for reasons other than their bikini bodies.

In the wake of the Carrie Prejean controversy, Shanna Moakler - the director of the Miss California USA pageant - has posed in a new ad supporting gay rights.The former Miss USA and Playboy centerfold shot a print ad this week in which she slams Proposition 8, the initiative that bans gay marriage in California.A pair of former Miss California contestants - Raquel Beezley and Tamiko Nash - join Moakler in the poster below.

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The Miss USA Pageant airs tonight. And we know one person who won't be watching it for reasons other than Heather Mills being a judge.

TMZ reports that Christina Silva - the dethroned Miss California - has filed a lawsuit against the pageant, seeking $500,000 in damages for "public humiliation, mental anguish and distress, lost opportunities, lost prizes and lost monies."

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Raquel Beezley Biography

Congrats to Raquel Beezley! She's the new Miss California. Even though she originally lost the crown to Christina Silva. Good thing an... More »
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