Contestants congratulate the new Miss Universe, Leila Lopes from Angola (AP Photo)

Miss Philippines Shamcey Supsup took third runner up in the 2011 Miss Universe beauty pageant, behind the eventual title holder Miss Angola, and Miss Ukraine and Miss Brazil, who took 1st and 2nd runners-up res…

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