Want it badly enough, he insists, and work hard enough, and you’ll be a winner.
The film sees all the characters grapple with the realisation that they might not be winners, and eventually come to understanding that desperately striving towards an abstract idea of winning might be meaningless, anyway.
In Facebook Watch’ she is the hapless, clumsy Samantha of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the surprise winner-by-default of the Miss Oklahoma Starred and Striped US Beauty Pageant being whipped into shape for Miss America by her ruthless coach, Vicki (Catherine Zeta-Jones).
And in Netflix’s feature film , she is Willowdean Dickson (Danielle Mc Donald) of Clover City, Texas; a fat, Dolly Parton-obsessed teenager who enters the Miss Teen Blue Bonnet Pageant as a protest against her pageant-winning mother (Jennifer Aniston).
Your goal is to come across as a well-informed author who is considered all sides to the argument and then presented the most persuasive evidence.
The persuasive essay needs an excellent topic which can be written about in the span of the pages you are allowed for your assignment.hard”: but by the end she appreciates the effort her friends have gone to in competing, and is surprised to see genuine talent rewarded.For some, the simple fact that pageants are hard work is enough to redeem them morally – it’s a distinctly American idea that something hard won is therefore intrinsically worth winning.Yours persuasive essay should persuade the audience that your side in the argument is correct.This means that you want to make sure you presents your thesis and supporting evidence as well as a quick review of any alternative sides in the argument.Valerie Bauerlein."Miss America, torn apart." July 28, 2018. Emily Yayr.“Miss America Ending Swimsuit Portion ‘Pivotal Moment’ in Pageant History, Says RI Expert.” June 5, 2018. Amy Kuperinsky.“Crowning Achievement.” February 8, 2018. WHYY (live radio program).“Miss America leadership steps down as controversy envelops the organization.” December 23, 2017. Andrea Dukakis (live recording on Colorado Public Radio show Colorado Matters).“There He Is, Mr. Go Local Prov.“Miss America drops swimsuit competition: Was the #Me Too movement the final nail in the coffin? Nicole Bitette.“Miss America Organization suspends CEO amid email scandal.” December 22, 2017. Wayne Parry.“Miss America Organization rocked by leaked emails and damning report on CEO’s behavior.” December 22, 2017. Amy Kuperinsky.“New Miss America found a mentor at Brown University.” September 11, 2017. Wayne Miller.“Miss America 2018: Miss North Dakota, Cara Mund, wins pageant, makes history.” September 11, 2017. Amy Kuperinsky.“Miss America 2018 Cara Mund and Brown Prof. And then I came here and I realized that these women are smart, terrific people who are just trying to make a difference in the world.We’ve become really good friends […] For me, this experience has been one of the most rewarding and liberating experiences of my life.” Her concerns about problematic ideals of womanhood promoted by the organisation seemingly evaporate.In , too, ends with the revelation that and beauty contests could foster friendships – “Who knew beauty pageants could be a team sport?” – though it is more nuanced here, as friendship is what enables the pageant to be changed, from the inside, into a more inclusive, body-positive space.