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Grethen Carlson is a model, Tv presenter author and former Miss America. As the new chair of Miss America she has taken a decision to end the swimsuit round, something which has always been termed as sexist and misogynist by observers. Speaking on the show Good Morning America, Grethen Carlson said, “We will no longer judge our candidates on their outward physical appearance. That’s huge. And that means we will no longer have a swimsuit competition.”

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No More Swimsuit Round In Miss America – Gretchen Carlson

 

Gretchen Carlson, a former Miss America herself has been a vocal speaker on women rights and has even written a wonderful book, Be Fierce. She was the presenter of The Real Story With Gretchen Carson on Fox News which ended abruptly due to sexual misconduct from the chairman of Fox Roger Ailes. She posted on her Twitter page that her show was cancelled because she didn’t entertain the sexual advances from Fox Chairman. The lawsuit was settled for $20 Million.

She is married to Casey Close and has two beautiful children.

 

Gretchen Carlson Wiki | Biography

NameGretchen Carlson
Real NameGretchen Elizabeth Carlson
BornJune 21, 1966
ResidenceGreenwich, Connecticut
Age51
Zodiac SignCancer
NationalityUSA
HomeTownAnoka, Minnesota, U.S.
ProfessionMiss America/Tv Presenter/ Author/ Speaker/ Entrepreneur
Weight55 kgs
148 lbs
Height5' 5"
165 cms
1.65 m
Body Measurements34-28-36
Body TypeHour Glass
HairGolden
EyesDark Brown
Relatives/Family
ParentsFather- Lee Roy Carlson
Mother- Karen Barbara
Marital StatusMarried
Children2
HusbandCasey Close
EducationStanford University
(B.A., Sociology, 1990)
Debut
Claim To FameMiss America (1989)
ControversiesSexual harassment case filed against Fox News chairman. SHe posted on Twitter that she was fired from her show for declining the advances of her chairman.

The lawsuit got lot of media coverage in mainstream media and she was finally settled for $20 Million.
HobbiesTraveling, Fashion and Clubbing
Favourite FoddSushi
LovesPro football and golf junkie.

 

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