Many newspaper companies announced in their articles that Miss Universe 2012 will be held in the Caribbean country Dominican Republic this December as Miss Universe DR's national director Magali Febles announced that the pageant might be held in the country this year.
Furthermore, Miss New Jersey USA 2011 Michelle Leonardo confirmed on her twitter account that the pageant would be held in Dominican Republic and said that she got this information from a reliable source. These raised an outburst of reactions from the pageant fans, happy to know that the pageant would be held in DR, som came into dismay because heavy host country bet South Africa failed to stage the pageant.
Dismays from Puerto Rican pageant fanatics also arose as their representative, Bodine Koehler might failed to place due to sudden outrage from the Dominicans for the fact that Bodine seemingly done something with regards to her Dominican roots that made the Dominicans angry.
Truth is, Miss Universe Organization staging Miss Universe 2012 in Dominican Republic is still on progress as they are waiting for the approval of Dominican Republic's tourism officials.