You know you’re getting old when beauty pageants become the domain of your son and his friends. And you are most definitely not included. And what’s more you don’t even want to be included. Because to express any interest in a 17 year old girl is . . in a word . . really sick shit.
It seems that this pretty little thing has a brain to fit inside that pretty little head of hers, too. Teresa Scanlon of Nebraska evidently had some pointed words for the Wikileaks founder Julian Assaunge when it came time for the girls to show off their smarts. This portion of the show is referred to as the bathroom break in guy-speak. Younger guys, that is.
Check this quote out.
“You know when it came to that situation,” Scanlan reasoned, “it was actually based on espionage, and when it comes to the security of our nation, we have to focus on security first and then people’s right to know. It’s important that everybody who’s in our borders is safe and so we can’t let things like that happen, and they must be handled properly.”
Let’s just say this wasn’t your Miss South Carolina answer to a question.
In my day the girls didn’t worry about being smart.