The 2015 Miss Universe Pageant


(NEWSER) – Pia Wurtzbach gave her first sit-down as Miss Universe to Good Morning America on Monday, and she graciously pooh-poohed the idea that's been making the rounds that she should perhaps share the crown with runner-up, Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez, who was briefly and incorrectly crowned Miss Universe.

"I think it would be a little bit difficult for two girls to share a crown, but I have high hopes that this will give great opportunities for me and Miss Colombia and the rest of the contestants," Wurtzbach, of the Philippines, said. Per GMA, Gutierrez disagrees, recently telling a Colombian radio station she thinks the crown should be shared and adding that the incident was "very humiliating" and "a great injustice."

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