Der Schönheitswettbewerb, für den Teenagerinnen Schlangen häuten und köpfen
Einmal im Jahr massakrieren 16 junge US-Amerikanerinnen die giftigen Reptilien, damit sich am Ende eine Miss Snake Charmer nennen darf.
Inside Colombia's Public Beauty Pageant for Indigenous Trans Women
VICE meets members of the region's thriving indigenous trans community and follows along as they work through family struggles, hormone treatments, and organize a public beauty pageant.
Inside Brazil's Biggest Prison Beauty Pageant
Brazil is home to some of the biggest pageants in the world like Miss World and Miss Universe. Lesser known, however, is Miss Max—a beauty competition at a prison.
Trans in Thailand (Part 2)
We're back in Thailand to hang out with one of the Ms. Tiffany Beauty Pageant contestants.
Miss Max Prison Pageant
We also meet Colombia's guerrilla fighters, go courtside at the Davis Cup, and catch up with party monster Michael Alig.
Stripping, Twerking, and Feminism at the Miss Juggalette Beauty Pageant
Within the outsider community of ICP fans, female Juggalos are even more marginalized. But now the Faygo-loving women are reclaiming the Miss Juggalette Beauty Pageant.