Because it’s important. And because before it was made unavailable along with the rest of her Facebook photos, it served as early, comforting confirmation of her Auburn-ness and deserves to be viewed as such.
Yes, here’s a 2012 (per her Facebook timeline) photo of Opelika native, former Auburn student, former Niffer’s employee and current Miss America Mallory Hagan not in a bikini but in what most definitely appears to be an Auburn hat.
(And because we’d be rushing to show you photos of Miss America in an Auburn hat even if she wasn’t a former student.)
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* Aubie throws a grenade