• Miss America is cutting swimsuit, evening gown portions: 'We're not going to judge you on your outward appearance'
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    Erin Donnelly

    Miss America is cutting swimsuit, evening gown portions: 'We're not going to judge you on your outward appearance'

    Gretchen Carlson announced plans to scrap the swimsuit portion, and current Miss America Cara Mund is cheering on the decision to say #byebyebikini.

  • Model Ashley Graham Shares Bikini Snaps From Swimwear Campaign
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    Hayley FitzPatrick

    Model Ashley Graham Shares Bikini Snaps From Swimwear Campaign

    Ashley Graham posted a number of images of her photo shoot with Swimsuits For All. Ashley Graham is one of the most prominent faces in the modeling industry right now. One brand that she’s backed for a number of years? Swimsuits For All — a swimwear retailer that carries sizes 4 to 34 and a line of swimwear she created.

  • A Look Back at 116 Years of Olympic Swimsuits
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    Julie Tong

    A Look Back at 116 Years of Olympic Swimsuits

    People have been swimming since the Stone Age, which was, oh, um, about 2.9 million years ago. They didn’t start to race each other, however, until 1837, when the National Society of Great Britain began to hold competitions. Consequently the sport was a natural fit for the Olympic Games, when they started in 1896 in Athens, Greece. The suits were eventually found to be too helpful though and, in 2010, they were banned from competitive swimming.