11 Tuesday 11th October 2016
Beauty pageants are like the UN but sexy (if not somewhat more degrading) and a recent chat between Miss Philippines and Miss Austria could've caused a diplomatic crisis. Miss Philippines - aka Imelda Bautista Schweighart - asked Miss Australia - otherwise called Kimberly Budinsky - to clarify a truly pressing issue; was Adolf Hitler from Austria?
Budinsky took immediate offence, then Schweighart compared the Nazi dictator to the Philippines' current president, Rodrigo Duterte, whose hardline anti-drugs policy has killed many of the country's citizens. Schweighart has since apologised for her remarks. Here's what went down...
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