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By Pete Allman

missuniverseetd18of41_300The 2012 Miss Universe Pageant at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino was said to be the best one yet by its fans as well as media.During the media conference, Mr. Trump hailed Miss USA, Olivia Cupo for her endeavors and using her title of Miss Universe as a role model for other young ladies to be productive. According to Trump, when he first got involved in partnering with the Miss Universe Organization it ''was a sick puppy''.Mr. Trump however saw its potential to guide it to where it is today.As 50% owner with The Miss Universe Organization and his partnering with NBC proved to make this 2 hour broadcast a world wide success with a viewership of approximately 1 billion. Celebrity Scene spoke to Donald Trump, who also enjoys Las Vegas, and has his own property, Trump Towers,with his friend Carl Ikon.The Miss Universe Peagent was the best place for this international competition.A recent tv interview with Carl Ikon on The Ralston Report,revealed that there is a party interested in bring gambling into Trump Towers. This could possibly in the next few years add convention area for perhaps the future of Miss Universe.Only time will tell on that matter.

Andy Cohen, host of Bravos ''Watch  What Happens'':Live and Giuliani Rancic, co anchor of '' E News'' hosted this years  competition and where in awe of the beauty of the contestants.

Judges for the competition included, Pablo Sandoval, Two time World Series Champion and MVP with the San Francisco Giants;

missuniverseetd20of41_404Nigel Barker, Photographer and host of Oxygen's new series The Face; Diego Bonela,singer and actor best known for his starring role in ''Rock of Ages'' film; Scott Disick TV Personality from E Network; Brad Gorishi, celebrity Stylist and Star of Bravos '' It's A Brad Brad World''; Chef Masaharu Marimoto, Star of Iron Chef and Award Winning Chef; Ximona Navarette, Miss Universe 2010 and Face of L' Oreal, Claudia Jordan, TV and Radio Personality and competitor in the upcoming series All Star Celebrity Apprentice, Kerri Walsh Jennings, three time US Olympic Gold Medalist in Beach Volley Ball; Lisa Vondercamp, Star of Bravos hit series, ''The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills'' and new series ''Vanderpump Rules''

90 countries and territories from around the world competed in the categories, swimsuit evening gown, and personality interview. A very humble Miss Universe 2011, Leila Lopez of Angela, crowned her successor at the conclusion of Miss Universe.Miss Philippines, Janine  Tugonoa, will assume the duties of Miss Universe if the titleholder for some reason cannot fulfill her responsibilities.Miss Universe Guatemala, Laura Godoy Calle, received Miss Congeniality Universe Award and Miss Universe Kosovo,Diana Avdlu received Miss Photogenic Universe Award.