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Miss Universe 2010 contestants poses in their swimsuits on Monday, Aug. 16, 2010.


Miss Israel 2010 Bat-el Jobi poses in her swimsuit during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.




In this publicity image released by the Miss Universe Organization, Miss Jamaica 2010 Yendi Phillipps poses in her swimsuit at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. on Monday, Aug. 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 competition will be broadcast live on the NBC at 9 p.m. EST on Aug. 23.





Miss Switzerland Linda Faeh poses in her swimsuit during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.




Miss Guam Vanessa Torres and Miss Bahamas Braneka Bassett pose in their swimsuits during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.




In this publicity image released by the Miss Universe Organization, from left, Vanessa Torres, Miss Guam 2010; Braneka Bassett, Miss Bahamas 2010; Tirelo Ramasedi, Miss Botswana 2010; Tania Lim, Miss Singapore 2010, and Bat-el Jobi, Miss Israel 2010, their swimsuits at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev. on Monday, Aug. 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 competition will be broadcast live on the NBC at 9 p.m. EST on Aug. 23.




In this publicity image released by the Miss Universe Organization, Stefania Fernandez, Miss Universe 2009, from Venezuela, poses for a photo at Mandalay Bay Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday, Aug. 16, 2010.




Miss Jamaica Yendi Phillipps (from L to R), Miss Belgium Cilou Annys, Miss Switzerland Linda Faeh, and Miss Thailand Fonthip Watcharatrakul pose in their swimsuits during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.




Miss Israel Bat-el Jobi ( from L to R), Miss Jamaica Yendi Phillipps and Miss Thailand Fonthip Watcharatrakul pose in their swimsuits during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.




Miss Singapore Tania Lim poses in her swimsuit during a Miss Universe 2010 event in Las Vegas, Nevada August 16, 2010. The Miss Universe 2010 final will be on August 23, 2010.


photo: AP, Reuters