Trump and the pageant people denied it yesterday but TMZ says it’s a done deal. Alleged cause: underaged drinking, clubbing, and carousing in violation of the moral code the pageant relies on to pretend it’s something loftier than an unusually demure Playboy video.

She will be missed.

Update: TMZ keeps on, er, milking it. Irony of ironies, they’ve got vid of her telling the host during the Q&A part of the pageant that pop stars like Britney are too edgy. Or, to be precise, “a little bit too much edgy.”

She looked great saying it, though.