'America's Perfect Teen' Is Actually ... British Whoops! Pageant director omitted residency requirement 23 comments Comments A Welsh girl managed to win a recent American beauty pageant. (AP) (User Submitted) – America recently selected, via pageant, of course, its most "Perfect Teen." The only problem? "America's Perfect Teen" is actually Welsh. Seems the pageant director didn't put in a residency requirement, so Anysha Panesar was able to enter the contest on a whim while on vacation in Florida. "Some people did say I shouldn’t have won because I’m British," she says, "but I think they just said it because they didn’t win." More details here.