Steve Harvey, an institution of non-prime-time television, conducted Sunday night's Miss Universe pageant on Fox largely without incident until incorrectly announcing and crowning Miss Colombia instead of Miss Philippines. Besides the morbidly rewatchable footage of a young woman attaining and losing her dreams in a matter of minutes, it gets even worse when you understand the drama of the finalists. (The hammer drops at 2:45 in the video:)
A Miss Colombia has been crowned Miss Universe five times, making them tied with Miss Brazils for third overall behind Miss Venezuelas and Miss USAs. Furthermore, this year's Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutiérrez, stood to be the second Miss Colombia in the row to win, a feat only before accomplished by the Miss Venezuelas.