Political Pageant: Miss Universe Selfie Stirs Controversy

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01/11/2015 Miss Lebanon Saly Greige (second from left) distanced herself from a photo showing her and Miss Israel Doron Matalon (far left) after the photo caused an online uproar Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015. Credit: doronmatalon/Instagram

01/11/2015
Miss Lebanon Saly Greige (second from left) distanced herself from a photo showing her and Miss Israel Doron Matalon (far left) after the photo caused an online uproar Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015.
Credit: doronmatalon/Instagram

Israel and Lebanon drop bombs. Photo bombs.  The latest beauty contest crisis has to do with a photograph snapped at the Miss Universe pageant and uploaded to social media by Miss Israel last wee. Miss Lebanon and Miss Israel are smiling, standing side-by-side.
But now they are in a war of words on social media.