The day after the California Supreme Court upheld the state’s ban on gay marriage, proponent of “opposite marriage,” Carrie Prejean (Miss California USA, 2009), sat in for Fox & Friends co-host Gretchen Carlson (Miss America, 1989). Prejean on yesterday’s Prop 8 news: “So I’m not the bad guy!”

TVNewser has a highlight reel in which Prejean comes off, arguably, as more professional than veteran anchor Brian Kilmeade (Kilmeade to Prejean: “You touched my thigh.”)

Another clip, wherein Prejean interviews Ugo the dog (you know, that mastiff that Soledad O’Brien —“she’s over there on that other news channel” — tried to get kicked out of her co-op apartment building?)

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Liz Cox Barrett is a writer at CJR.