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Yendi 2nd in Miss Universe!

Ohhhhhhhhhhhhh… That sound you hear is of the whole Caribbean diaspora, especially Jamaicans, sighing in agonised disappointment. [picapp align=”right” wrap=”true” link=”term=Yendi&iid=9568603″ src=”http://view4.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/9568603/yendi-phillipps-miss/yendi-phillipps-miss.jpg?size=500&imageId=9568603″ width=”500″ height=”391″ /] So close, but yet so far – Miss Jamaica Yendi Phillips came within inches of the Miss Universe crown a few minutes ago but in the end she was first […]

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BREAKING:Yendi into top 5!

UPDATE: Tough question Yendi got there – asking whether countries should still practise the death penalty. Tough because the kind of liberal and sweet beauty pageant world probably doesn’t look kindly on death penalty advocates but jah know most Jamaicans and Caribbean people do. Her answer – that only God has the right to give […]

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BREAKING: Yendi and Miss Puerto Rico sail into top 10!

Islandistas represent! Miss Jamaica Yendi Phillips and Miss Puerto Rico are into the top 10 of the Miss Universe competition!

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BREAKING: Miss Jamaica and Miss Puerto Rico in top 15!

Tek it to dem Yendi! The sometimes-controversial Miss Jamaica Universe 2010 (and Miss Jamaica World 2007) Yendi Phillips has made it into the top 15 of the Miss Universe 2010 competition. The top 15 were announced just moments ago at the Mandalay Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. So perhaps, per the Gleaner’s story today, the […]

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Yendi to the (Miss) universe … but some folks vex!

The succint headline in the Jamaica Observer said volumes: ‘Yendi again’. It was announcing that familiar face Yendi Phillips, the former Miss Jamaica World for 2007 (and Asafa Powell’s girlfriend) had won Miss Jamaica Universe. Hardly any surprise since everyone knew Yendi was on a level above the other chicks in the competition. Of course, […]

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Solid gold at ‘A Night on Tracks’

It was solid gold night on Sunday night in Kingston when Jamaican track star Asafa Powell hosted his charity event ‘A Night on Tracks with Asafa Powell and Friends’ at the Indoor Sports Centre. And those friends? Pure stars.