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               10       DR. TALA GOLZAR            92        KATRIANA KARNOPP         20        VLAD THE IMPALER KING
                                                                                                OF WALLACHIA:
                                                             MISS MANILA UP 2022
                        – by Naiia Lajoie
                                                                                                PERPETUAL HERO
               You cannot spell “Golzar” without “Goal”,     – By Maria Rita Anonas             IN ROMANIA
               and such is the case when describing Dr. Tala
               Golzar – an Iranian-American model, television   Making available the position of Attorney    –Anna Marie Mateescu
               host, and commercial actress. The goal-  General of California, Governor Newsom   WALLACHIA or WALACHIA is a historical
               oriented TV personality’s accomplishments   tapped the first Filipino-American to hold the   and geographical region of Romania. It is
               quite literally go beyond just skin-deep; she is   title: Rob Bonta.   situated north of the Lower Danube and
               also a pharmacist practicing in Los Angeles,                           south of the Southern Carpathians. Wallachia
               California.                        Even with a western upbringing accompanied   is traditionally divided into two sections,
                                                  by an illustrious academic career at some of the   Muntenia and Oltenia. In 1859, Wallachia
                                                  nation’s most prestigious schools – graduating
                                                  valedictorian at Bella Vista High School;   united with Moldavia to form the United
                                                  graduating cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in   Principalities, which adopted the name
                                                  history from Yale University; studying politics,   Romania in 1866 and officially became the
                                                                                      Kingdom of Romania in 1881.
                                                  philosophy, and economics at University of
                                                  Oxford; and returning to graduate with a Juris
                                                  Doctor from Yale Law School – Bonta retains
                                                  and represents his family’s Filipino heritage.

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