Tag: pageant

ROONEY: Miss America’s departure proves tax dollar giveaways can’t save A.C.

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Miss America Pageant pocketed $12 million over three years courtesy of New Jersey taxpayers. Now the pageant which was born in Atlantic City is leaving (again), this time for Connecticut. Save Jersey‘s Matt Rooney was Read More

The Miss USA Uproar Explained: Liberals Believe Conservative Women Aren’t Women!

I do NOT watch pageants, Save Jerseyans. Not because there’s anything wrong with them as a general matter. I’m simply a man of the pre-pajama boy era. Sorry if you’re triggered by my gender-normative attitude. You’ll survive. In any event, Read More

Miss America Returns to AC

Long-Missing Miss America Pageant Will Come Back to Atlantic City After Seven Year Absence By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The Miss America Pageant was concocted decades ago by the Businessmen’s League of Atlantic City as a way to keep tourists at the Read More