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Rima Fakih,24,Miss Michigan Crowned 2010 Miss USA… First Arab American Miss USA!!!

Rima Fakih,24, Michigan’s representative at Sunday’s Miss USA pageant, took home the crown, becoming the first Arab-American to be named Miss USA.

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“This is historic,” Imad Hamad, regional director of the American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee, said. “This shows the greatness of America, how everyone can have a chance to make it.”

Supporters are gathering at La Pita in Dearborn for a party to celebrate Fakih’s win.(SOURCE)

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Rima beat out 50 others to take the 2010 Miss USA title in Las Vegas, and she certainly earned it….she is a rare beauty, that exhibited charm,personality, and wit. I always admire a stunningly beautiful and down to earth,girl, that likes to laugh and make jokes.

Rima is that girl!!!

Let’s hope we see her hosting a television program in the future,because the more we see of Rima…the better we will all be.

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Congratulations Rima Fakih, and the state of Michigan, for winning the 2010 Miss USA title…this is just the beginning!!!!

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5 Responses to “Rima Fakih,24,Miss Michigan Crowned 2010 Miss USA… First Arab American Miss USA!!!”

  1. Congratulations..

  2. How wonderful to see this history in the making!

    • Thanks Lisa for the comment…and by the looks of the traffic I am getting on this article, I believe many people feel the same way as you;)
      Let’s get your Littlemissafricanamerican pageant on T.V.!!!!

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