Amy Argetsinger is an editor for The Washington Post and the author of “There She Was: The Secret History of Miss America,” published 2021 by Simon & Schuster. She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and daughter. Follow her on Twitter at @amyargetsinger and read more at amyargetsinger.com.
When brain power became a factor in the beauty pageant.
, March 7, 2022
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