Miss World Pageant Eliminates Swimsuit Competition Round

December 19, 2014 9:37 PM

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For the first time in 63 years, Miss World contestants will not be showing off their bodies in bikinis as they compete for the crown.

"The organization has decided to take itself out of the swimsuit world because it isn't the path they're trying to take," Chris Wilmer, the national director of Miss World America/Miss United States organization, told ABC News. "It's not just a beauty contest, it's 'beauty with a purpose.' There did...

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