Read the extremely complex, often political Q&A portion of the Miss America pageant

It’s a grand tradition for beauty pageant producers: Come up with complex, sensitive, political questions centered on current events and give the contestants 20 seconds to deliver a coherent answer in front of millions on live television.

Sunday night’s Miss America pageant — in which Miss North Dakota , Cara Mund, won the crown — was no exception.

The Q&A portion topics ranged from Russia to climate change, and the contestants didn’t hold back.

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