Miss USA’s Answer to Terrorism Question Causes Social Media Mockery


Breaking: Miss Universe contestant answers a complicated question with platitudes and clichés.

During the aforementioned beauty pageant Sunday evening, Miss USA Nia Sanchez was asked by boxer Manny Pacquiao what she would say to “global terrorists” if she were given 30 seconds with one.

“I would say, that, you know, as Miss USA, I can only say I’d spread a message of hope and love and peace,” she replied. “And so I would do my very best to spread that message to them and everyone else in the world.”

Naturally, viewers took to Twitter to mock Sanchez, because that’s how these things work in 2015. Here’s Fox News contributor and former Miss New York Joanne Nosuchinsky:

And more:

Others mocked both the question and answer:

More reaction here.

And the Q&A below, via NBC:

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