Oh dear. As Twitchy reported, Miss Alabama weighed in on the NSA controversy during last night’s Miss USA Pageant. But Miss Utah, Marissa Powell, gave an answer to a question that caused major buzz.

Ms. Powell took to Twitter before the pageant.

Backstage prep for MISS USA TONIGHT!!!!! AHHHH!!!! Be sure to watch on NBC! #missusa #finallyhere

Backstage prep right before going on stage for swimsuit at prelims! #missusa

Oh, honey. Perhaps she should have prepped the question and answer segment a bit more.

Ask and ye shall receive. Twitter, of  course, had video available right away. Watch. And cringe:

Bless.

The mockery was swift and snicker-worthy.

Ha! Many Twitter users were reminded of Miss Teen South Carolina and her infamous answer … “such as”:

https://twitter.com/morgankbutler/status/346480201871552513

So, there’s that! Move over, Miss Teen South Carolina.

Or was it the best thing ever?

https://twitter.com/AndyChiu93/status/346575048934584320

She certainly scored high in the buzz category! Fox & Friends discussed it this morning:

And some Twitter users think that she should be cut some slack.

https://twitter.com/bjjmp/status/346531305669939200

Indeed.

And others choose to focus on different, err, assets.

Heh.

In any event, thanks for the giggles, Miss Utah!