Compared to 20 years ago, when Miss America pageants were broadcast live on network television, the country's collective interest in smiling college girls who want world peace has declined considerably. But when a beauty queen suddenly, shockingly falls from grace--well, we'll always love that! Miss USA 2010 Rima Fakih is just the latest troubled pageant winner, with the recent controversy over her participation in a 2007 pole-dancing contest . Really? What's next, are they gonna revoke pageant crowns for wearing open-toed shoes? C'mon, America. Anyway, this benign incident doesn't even scratch the surface of the dirty deeds committed by past winners of beauty pageants around the world. From Britain to Mexico, here are top ten biggest scandals by past beauty queens...

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