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Miss California Teen USA
[citation needed] The Miss California
California
Teen USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state of California
California
in the Miss Teen USA pageant. This pageant is part of the Miss Universe Organization, owned by William Morris Endeavor
William Morris Endeavor
(also known as WME).[citation needed] The most successful Miss California
California
Teen USA was Shauna Gambill, who won the Miss Teen USA
Miss Teen USA
crown in 1994. She later became the only Californian teen to cross over to the Miss California
California
USA crown. At Miss USA
Miss USA
1998, Gambill placed first-runner up to Shawnae Jebbia of Massachusetts, in what is widely considered to be one of the closest and most controversial decisions in recent years
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Beauty Pageant
A beauty pageant or beauty contest is a competition that has traditionally focused on judging and ranking the physical attributes of the contestants, although some contests have evolved to also incorporate personality traits, intelligence, talent, and answers to judges' questions as judged criteria. The term almost invariably refers only to contests for unmarried women such as the Big Four international beauty pageants.[1][2][3] Similar events or competition for men or boys being called by other names and more likely to be bodybuilding contests. The organizers of each pageant may determine the rules of the competition, including the age range of contestants. The rules may also require the contestants to be unmarried, and be "virtuous", "amateur", and available for promotions, besides other criteria
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Miss Arizona USA
The Miss Arizona
Miss Arizona
USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Arizona
Arizona
in the Miss USA
Miss USA
pageant. In 2005, the rights to produce the Miss Arizona
Miss Arizona
USA pageant were given to Casting Crown Productions
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Hayward, California
Hayward (/ˈheɪwərd/; formerly, Haywards, Haywards Station, and Haywood) is a city located in Alameda County, California
California
in the East Bay subregion of the San Francisco Bay
San Francisco Bay
Area. With a 2014 population of 149,392, Hayward is the sixth largest city in the Bay Area and the third largest in Alameda County.[14] Hayward was ranked as the 37th most populous municipality in California. It is included in the San Francisco–Oakland–Fremont Metropolitan Statistical Area
Metropolitan Statistical Area
by the US Census.[15] It is located primarily between Castro Valley and Union City, and lies at the eastern terminus of the San Mateo–Hayward Bridge. The city was devastated early in its history by the 1868 Hayward earthquake
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Huntington Beach, California
Huntington Beach
Beach
is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. The city is named after American businessman Henry E. Huntington
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Norco, California
Norco is a city in Riverside County, California, in the United States. According to city ordinances, the architecture of Norco “shall reflect a desired Western theme,” including qualities “described as rural, informal, traditional, rustic, low-profile and equestrian oriented.”[8] As of the 2010 census, the city population was 27,063, up from 24,157 at the 2000 census.Contents1 History 2 Geography 3 Demographics3.1 2010 3.2 20004 Economy4.1 Major employers5 Government5.1 State and federal representation6 Infrastructure6.1 Public safety7 Horse community 8 Norco bank robbery shootout 9 In popular culture 10 See also 11 References 12 External linksHistory[edit] The city's name is an abbreviation of "North Corona"
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Barstow, California
Barstow is a city in San Bernardino
San Bernardino
County, California, United States. The population was 22,639 at the 2010 census. Barstow is located 55 miles (89 km) north of San Bernardino. Barstow is a major transportation center for the Inland Empire. Several major highways including Interstate 15, Interstate 40, California
California
State Route 58, and U.S. Route 66
U.S. Route 66
converge in the city. It is the site of a large rail classification yard, belonging to the BNSF Railway. The Union Pacific Railroad
Union Pacific Railroad
also runs through town using trackage rights on BNSF's main line to Daggett 10 miles (16 km) east, from where it heads to Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City
and the BNSF heads to Chicago. Barstow is about 62 miles (100 km) from Baker, California
California
and 111 miles (179 km) from Primm, Nevada
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Los Angeles
Los Angeles
Los Angeles
(/lɔːs ˈændʒələs/ (listen);[a] Spanish: Los Ángeles; Spanish for "The Angels"),[16] officially the City of Los Angeles
Los Angeles
and often known by its initials L.A., is the most populous city in California, the second most populous city in the United States, after New York City, and the third most populous city in North America. With an estimated population of nearly four million,[11] Los Angeles
Los Angeles
is the cultural, financial, and commercial center of Southern California. The city is known for its Mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, Hollywood, the entertainment industry, and its sprawling metropolis
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Melanie Mitchell
Melanie Mitchell is a professor of computer science at Portland State University. She has worked at the Santa Fe Institute
Santa Fe Institute
and Los Alamos National Laboratory. Her major work has been in the areas of analogical reasoning, Complex Systems, genetic algorithms and cellular automata, and her publications in those fields are frequently cited.[1] She received her PhD in 1990 from the University of Michigan
University of Michigan
under Douglas Hofstadter
Douglas Hofstadter
and John Holland, for which she developed the Copycat cognitive architecture. She is the author of "Analogy-Making as Perception", essentially a book about Copycat. She has also critiqued Stephen Wolfram's A New Kind of Science[2] and showed that genetic algorithms could find better solutions to the majority problem for one-dimensional cellular automata
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She's The Man
She's the Man
She's the Man
is a 2006 American romantic comedy sports film directed by Andy Fickman and starring Amanda Bynes, Channing Tatum, Laura Ramsey and Emily Perkins. Inspired by William Shakespeare's play Twelfth Night, it is a remake of the 1985 film Just One of the Guys. The film centers on teenager Viola Hastings who enters her brother's school in his place, pretending to be a boy, in order to play with the boys' soccer team after her team gets cut at her school.Contents1 Plot 2 Cast 3 Reception3.1 Box office 3.2 Critical response4 See also 5 References 6 External linksPlot[edit] Viola Hastings (Amanda Bynes) is a teen girl who plays for Cornwall College’s soccer team until the team gets cut. Meanwhile, her twin brother, Sebastian (James Kirk), is supposed to enroll in Illyria, an elite boarding school, but he secretly goes to London with his fledgling band instead
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Santa Clause 3
The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause
3: The Escape Clause is a 2006 American Christmas fantasy comedy adventure film directed by Michael Lembeck. It is the third film in the Santa Clause film series following The Santa Clause and The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause
2. The film stars Tim Allen
Tim Allen
returning as Scott Calvin/ Santa Claus
Santa Claus
and Martin Short
Martin Short
as Jack Frost. Allen and Short had previously worked together in the 1997 Disney comedy feature film, Jungle 2 Jungle. Most of the supporting actors from the first two films reprise their roles, with the exception of David Krumholtz, who played Bernard the Arch-elf. As a result of his absence, Curtis (played by Spencer Breslin), who was previously the Assistant Head Elf, has now been promoted to Bernard's former position
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San Rafael, California
San Rafael (/ˌsæn rəˈfɛl/ SAN rə-FEL; Spanish pronunciation: [san rafaˈel] "Saint Raphael") is a city and the county seat of Marin County, California, United States. The city is located in the North Bay region of the San Francisco
San Francisco
Bay Area
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Palm Springs, California
Palm Springs (Cahuilla: Se-Khi)[7][8] is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Coachella Valley. It is located approximately 55 mi (89 km) east of San Bernardino, 107 mi (172 km) east of Los Angeles, 123 mi (198 km) northeast of San Diego, and 268 mi (431 km) west of Phoenix, Arizona. The population was 44,552 as of the 2010 census. Palm Springs covers approximately 94 square miles (240 km2), making it the largest city in the county by land area. Biking, golf, hiking, horseback riding, swimming, and tennis in the nearby desert and mountain areas are major forms of recreation in Palm Springs
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Fresno, California
FresnoRegion San Joaquin ValleyRailway station 1872Incorporated October 12, 1885[1]Named for Spanish for "ash tree"Government • Type Mayor-Council • Mayor Lee Brand[2] • City manager Bruce Rudd[3] • City council[4] Esmeralda Soria Steve Brandau Oliver Baines III Paul Caprioglio Luis Chavez Garry Bredefeld Clint OlivierArea[5] • City 114.70 sq mi (297.07 km2) • Land 114.42 sq mi (296.34 km2) • Water 0.28 sq mi (0.73 km2)  0.31%Elevation[6] 308 ft (94 m)Population (2010)[7] • City 494,665 • Estimate (2016)[8] 522,053 • Rank 1st in Fresno County 5th in California 34th in the United States • Density 4,562.76/sq mi (1,761.69/km2) • Metro[9] 97
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Ramona, California
Ramona
Ramona
is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego
San Diego
County, California. The population was 20,292 at the 2010 census. The term Ramona
Ramona
also refers to an unincorporated community (with some plans to incorporate)[2][3] that includes both the Ramona
Ramona
CDP and the adjacent CDP of San Diego
San Diego
Country Estates. The population of the two CDPs, which does not include the fringe areas surrounding the CDPs, was 30,301 at the 2010 census, up from 25,223 at the 2000 census. The Ramona
Ramona
Community Planning Area had a population of 33,404 at the 2000 census
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Miss Texas USA
The Miss Texas
Miss Texas
USA competition is the pageant that selects the representative for the state Texas
Texas
in the Miss USA
Miss USA
pageant, and the name of the title held by that winner. The current titleholder is Nancy Gonzalez of Freeport.[1] Nine Miss Texas
Miss Texas
USA titleholders have won the Miss USA
Miss USA
title and one, Chelsi Smith, has been crowned Miss Universe
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