A beauty queen who told America that marriage should be between a man and a woman says God was testing her faith in the row. I'm glad I stayed true to myself,' she told Fox News today. Scroll down to see the video Prejean picked celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, who is openly gay and calls himself 'queen of all media'. Hilton asked her: 'Vermont recently became the fourth state to legalise same-sex marriage. Do you think every state should follow suit.
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A Miss USA contestant says God was testing her character when she was asked her views on gay marriage, and will stand by her answer - that marriage is between a man and a woman - despite being called a "dumb bitch" by the judge who asked her the question. Miss California, Carrie Prejean, was a favourite to win the crown but said she did not regret stating her views on same-sex marriage, which was deemed to have ruined her chances. With that question specifically, it's not about being politically correct. For me it was being biblically correct.
Miss California’s statements on gay marriage
When asked by judge Perez Hilton, an openly gay gossip blogger, whether she believed in gay marriage, Miss California, Carrie Prejean, said "We live in a land where you can choose same-sex marriage or opposite. And you know what, I think in my country, in my family, I think that I believe that a marriage should be between a man and a woman. No offense to anybody out there, but that's how I was raised.
April 20, Mixing a beauty pageant with politics is a recipe for disaster. You could make a strong case for it, anyway. Both times the non-winner of a pageant got all the attention the next day.