," who was a former Miss California named runner-up in the 2009 pageant after she said she opposed same-sex marriage.
"I think it's great Americans are able to choose one or the other," Miss Prejean said with a smile. "We live in a land that you can choose same-sex marriage or opposite marriage. And you know what in my country, in my family I think that I believe that a marriage should be between a man and a woman. No offense to anybody there, but that's how I was raised, and that's how I think it should be, between a man and a woman."