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Episode 17

"YOUR WELCOME" with Michael Malice 017


Michael begins the show talking about his evening, a picture he needed to get, and being an immigrant, Kirsten Haglund joins the show to talk about growing up as an anglophile, body issues, and Michael quizzes Kirsten on Miss America. They discuss being on a stage in a bikini, focusing on the positive, superfans and haters, expectations for women, arguing differences, and dealing with sick kids. They wrap up the day talking about Veteran events, eating disorders, thinking disorders, after baby pressure, being competitive, honoring new and old pageant competitors, and “pigging.”

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Kirsten Haglund

Political Commentator, Host of Sonder Podcast, Miss America 2008

  • 00:00:00 START
  • 00:01:00 Mises Institute's 35th Anniversary
  • 00:05:00 GUEST - Kirsten Haglund
  • 00:06:00 Miss America ideal
  • 00:08:00 Body issues
  • 00:11:00 Miss America quiz
  • 00:19:00 Miss America's life
  • 00:22:00 Swimsuit portion
  • 00:26:00 Superfans
  • 00:28:00 Haters
  • 00:31:00 Events with children
  • 00:34:00 Arguing with friends
  • 00:35:00 VIDEO - Queen Elizabeth visits concert survivors
  • 00:40:00 Veteran events
  • 00:44:00 Eating disorders
  • 00:57:00 Other pageants
  • 00:58:00 Ugly contestants
  • 01:00:00 Superman and Batman