Atlantic City, New Jersey (My9NJ) - There's controversy at the 2013 Miss America pageant surrounding Miss Kansas and her tattoos.
The entire right side of Theresa Vail's body is covered in a tattoo and an another on her back represents her military service. It is believed to be the first time that a Miss America contestant has openly shown a tattoo on stage.
The tattoo on her right side is the Serenity Prayer. It says, "God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change things I can and the wisdom to know the difference."
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