Maiko Itai reacts after being named Miss Universe Japan in Tokyo on Tuesday night. Itai, 25, who lives in Usuki, Oita Prefecture, was picked from 11 contestants in the final round of the Japanese beauty pageant, which had about 4,000 applicants. She will go to the Miss Universe 2010 beauty pageant in July.© Japan Today
Reaching for the Universe
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