As a veteran broadcaster and a 1974 Miss America Pageant contestant, I feel a need to share my thoughts on this weeks events especially after sponsors of The View pulled their ad dollars, confirming Joy Behar's statement, "I was just stupid."
With the outpouring of support from not only the state of Colorado but also from around the country, Miss Colorado Kelley Johnson has been invited to be on the "Ellen" show to discuss her experience on the Miss America Pageant.
While it wasn't the result that we all expected and hoped for Sunday night, there aren't enough words to express how proud we are of our very own Miss Colorado, Kelley Johnson, as she took the stage last night at the Miss America Pageant.
Our new Miss America is from Nebraska. Congratulations Teresa Scanlan! She's a 17-year-old aspiring politician who won a $50,000 scholarship and will spend the next year promoting the Miss America Organization and herself. As I watched the competition Saturday night, I remembered 1974 when I wa…