Above, Miss Venus Raj, 2010 Miss Universe candidate of the Philippines when she obtained her Philippine passport in May 2010, courtesy of www.mb.com.ph (Manila Bulletin). She eventually finished 4th runner-up.
Miss Maria Venus Raj is a stunning and elegant Filipina who was a favorite to win the 2010 Miss Universe Crown. However, she could have better expressed herself in the final question and answer period. She finished 4th runner-up. In the future, should our Miss Universe contestants use a professional interpreter?