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Miss USA / Conner & Trump / Moakler Interview (Part II) #847423

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 19, 2006
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The job requirement for a Miss USA examined; details given about the prizes & the terms of the one-year contract; scenes & photos of Tara Conner on the job shown. [Miss USA CONNER†- promises to be the best Miss USA.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Taped interview held with Miss USA 1995 actress Shanna Moakler about Donald Trump's decision to allow Conner to keep her crown. [MOAKLER - says Trump has tried to modernize the pageant; backs giving Tara a second chance; recounts the lifestyle Tara has been living; describes the kinds of appearances a Miss USA makes.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A favorite excerpt from Conner's press conference replayed. [CONNER - says she will do whatever it takes to better herself.] The CNN crew's reaction shown!!

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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