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  • Israeli party postpones elections due to Britney Spears gig

    04/06/2017 3:36:24 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 37 replies
    Israel’s Opposition Labor party announced Wednesday that it is postponing its internal elections because the date clashed with a Britney Spears concert. The party explained that the concert would lead to traffic congestion in the Tel Aviv area, that it would be difficult to recruit security guards on that day because they would all be going to the concert, and that they would be not be able to hold an election event at one of their preferred venues. Therefore, they decided to postpone the elections by a day. .....
  • Britney Spears' ex-boyfriend killed by Taliban fighters in Afghanistan: report

    01/18/2015 4:57:43 AM PST · by Berlin_Freeper · 8 replies
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS ^ | January 18, 2015 | Rich Schapiro
    A helicopter pilot and Britney Spears ex-boyfriend — who helped the pop princess quit booze — has been killed by Taliban fighters in Afghanistan. John Sundahl, 44, was shot down during a flight from Kabul, where he’d been working as a private contractor transporting officials across the war-torn nation, according to the Daily Mirror. “She is devastated,” a source close to Spears told the UK paper. “Britney thought he was a lovely man.” A former real estate whiz, Sundahl dated Spears, 33, in 2007 after they met at Alcoholics Anonymous in Los Angeles. He spoke openly about her alcohol abuse.
  • Unedited Britney Spears Song Without Auto-Tune Leaks And It's Painful

    07/09/2014 7:39:58 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 48 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 07/08/2014 | Aly Weisman
    No one ever thought Britney Spears' songs were untouched in the recording studio, but the singer's voice without Auto-Tune is even worse than we could have imagined. On July 2, the unedited vocal version of Spears' track "Alien," off her most recent album, "Britney Jean," leaked — and it ain't pretty. Take a listen: CLICK ABOVE LINK FOR THE VIDEO... The video has picked up so much steam online that the song's producer, William Orbit, posted a statement to Facebook explaining that the track is from a vocal warm-up session, not a final take.
  • Britney Spears' Music Used by British Navy to Scare Off Somali Pirates

    10/30/2013 1:09:19 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 29 replies
    The Guardian ^ | Tuesday 29 October 2013 | Tim Jonze
    'As soon as the pirates get a blast of Britney, they move on as quickly as they can,' says merchant naval officerIn an excellent case of "here's a sentence you won't read every day", Britney Spears has emerged as an unlikely figurehead in the fight against Somali pirates. According to reports, Britney's hits, including Oops! I Did It Again and Baby One More Time, are being employed by British naval officers in an attempt to scare off pirates along the east coast of Africa. Perhaps nothing else – not guns, not harpoons – is quite as intimidating as the sound...
  • Let the 2012 campaigns begin

    09/30/2011 12:29:35 AM PDT · by lfrank
    9-29-2011 | lfrank
    Thanks to our President and his effects on our economy, I have plenty of time on my hands to help the PResident retire as a "on-termer." I know there are several freepers that can use their skills to complete a music parody- perhaps even a singer to croon to the alternate (Alt- ) verses. It's a catchy tune and has so many things going for it- the insanely ludicrous reference by Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) of the Astronaut's Mars landing, the Socialist red jump suit, a birth certificate reference, media reference, incompetence, and the deity complex...enjoy. Cheers- Cain Obama...
  • Patriotic Pop: All American Girl Britney Spears gives lucky U.S. Marines the VIP treatment

    06/26/2011 12:49:09 PM PDT · by TheDingoAteMyBaby · 24 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 26th June 2011 | N/A
    Britney Spears has proved that she's a pop star with a patriotic side. The superstar singer provided free tickets to her live show for a group of U.S. Marines after they made a YouTube video of her song Hold It Against Me, which became a huge internet hit. The singer, 29, even took time out to pose with a group after her show yesterday in Anaheim, California. 'So honoured to meet the marines of HMLA-169 'Vipers' who made that amazing HIAM video. -Britney,' she tweeted after the concert, with a picture attached. The video, which has had over three million...
  • Britney Spears faces multi-million dollar lawsuit (trunc)

    02/21/2011 3:42:34 PM PST · by Perdogg · 35 replies
    Daily Mail UK ^ | 02.21.11
    The video for her new single Hold It Against Me debuted just last week but Britney Spears and the first song from her new album has certainly made an impact, although perhaps not in the way she was hoping for. In fact, the 29-year-old singer is being accused of plagiarism and is facing a multi-million dollar lawsuit. Britney is accused of ‘ripping off’ the rock ballad If I Said You Had A Beautiful Body Would You Hold It Against Me by the Bellamy Brothers.
  • No Off Button on Sarah Palin (Huge Barf Alert!!!)

    01/13/2011 10:24:25 AM PST · by Kaslin · 81 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | January 13, 2011 | Debra J. Saunders
    This is a free country. If Sarah Palin wants to run for president in 2012, she is free to try. But she will not win the GOP nomination because Republican voters are not going to choose a middle-aged version of Britney Spears -- a figure whose most evident talent is to attract attention to herself -- to challenge Barack Obama. It's this simple: Republicans are too smart to nominate a candidate with a 50 percent unfavorable rating, according to the latest NBC News/Wall Street Journal Poll, before she has declared for office. Cue to Palin's latest video, in which she...
  • Britney Spears sued for sexual harassment

    09/09/2010 6:31:54 AM PDT · by JoeProBono · 34 replies
    bbc ^ | 9 September 2010
    A former bodyguard for pop star Britney Spears has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against her. Fernando Flores has accused the singer of repeatedly parading around in the nude and having sex in front of him. Mr Flores also claims Ms Spears caused him emotional distress by having violent quarrels with her boyfriend in front of her two children. The singer's lawyer did not comment. A lawyer for her ex-husband, Kevin Federline, called the case "baseless". According to papers filed in Los Angeles Superior Court, Mr Flores alleges that Spears made repeated, unwanted sexual advances and summoned him to her...
  • Children 'at risk from pop charts porn': Top producer Mike Stock blasts his own industry

    08/11/2010 4:14:01 AM PDT · by cycle of discernment · 78 replies
    dailymail ^ | Ben Todd
    11th August 2010 The man who helped launch the career of Kylie Minogue yesterday condemned modern pop culture for 'sexualising' youngsters. Mike Stock, one third of the legendary pop factory Stock, Aitken and Waterman, said: 'The music industry has gone too far. It's not about me being old fashioned. It's about keeping values that are important in the modern world. 'These days you can't watch modern stars - like Britney Spears or Lady Gaga - with a two-year-old. 'Ninety-nine per cent of the charts is R 'n' B and 99 per cent of that is soft pornography.' He continued: 'Kids...
  • Britney Spears 'wants to be frozen after death'

    05/25/2010 7:37:21 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 47 replies · 1,080+ views
    sify.com ^ | 05.25.10
    Britney Spears is doing groundwork to get herself frozen after her death, hoping that she can be brought back to life, sources say. The singer wants her body preserved in liquid nitrogen, in a process known as "cryogenic" freezing.
  • Britney Spears' "3" Debuts At #1 On Billboard Hot 100

    10/15/2009 2:58:44 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 6 replies · 848+ views
    AHN ^ | October 14, 2009 1:42 p.m. EST
    Britney Spears is celebrating her third #1 on the Billboard Hot 100, coincidentally with her new single "3." Spears debuts in the top spot with her racy new track this week. "3" sold over 255,000 downloads this week to also take #1 on the Hot Digital Songs chart. With the #1 debut of "3," Spears becomes the first artist to debut at #1 on the chart in over three years, when Taylor Hicks debuted with "Do I Make You Proud" in July of 2006. Spears might also become the only non-"Idol" artist to have a #1 debut this decade. (Carrie...
  • Will Britney Become Jewish? Has She?

    07/15/2009 2:32:26 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 36 replies · 1,307+ views
    Jewish Journal ^ | July 14, 2009 | Rob Eshman
    This week ABC News sent Twitter all atwitter with a photo of Britney Spears sporting a Star of David necklace. Has the pop star, asked ABC, converted to Judaism? The comeback queen has had a variety of religious dabblings over the years, including Kabbalah and Hinduism, despite her Baptist roots. But this sighting has fueled Internet rumors that Spears may be engaged to her latest and, perhaps, most wholesome boyfriend, Jason Trawick, who happens to be Jewish. My answer is: doubtful. Conversion to Judaism is a long affair: many months, if not years of study, work with a teacher or...
  • Is Britney Spears set to star in a Holocaust movie?

    06/29/2009 2:55:14 PM PDT · by EveningStar · 27 replies · 1,237+ views
    Haaretz ^ | June 24, 2009 | City Mouse
    Is American mega pop star Britney Spears set to return to the big screen, seven years after starring in the box office flop Crossroads? According to reports, Spears has been offered a part in the upcoming Holocaust film The Yellow Star of Sophia and Eton, which integrates time travel, concentration camps and a love story.
  • Exclusive: Britney Spears to Marry Agent

    06/17/2009 6:20:28 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 45 replies · 4,990+ views
    Star Magazine ^ | 06.17.09
    If at first you don't succeed, try, try again! In the June 29 issue of Star, we exclusively report that after two failed marriages — one that last only 55 hours! — Britney Spears is preparing to walk down the aisle again, this time with her agent turned lover, Jason Trawick. After more than three years of casual hookups, Brit and Jason took their relationship to the next level while they were on vacation in the Bahamas last month. That's when Brit and Jason shared a special night together during which Jason popped the question! "He didn't exactly get down...
  • Twitter compromised by French hacker calling himself 'Hacker Croll'

    05/04/2009 5:21:15 AM PDT · by Schnucki · 3 replies · 606+ views
    News.com.au ^ | May 4, 2009
    A FRENCH computer hacker is thought to have tapped into Twitter's internal system, gaining access to millions of accounts including that of US President Barack Obama. The hacker, under the name "Hacker Croll", posted a series of screenshots showing him viewing internal website settings and the private details of user accounts. The screenshots show Croll looking at the behind-the-scenes details for the account of US President Barack Obama, including the IP address of the last person to use it. Twitter co-founder Biz Stone confirmed unauthorised access was gained by an outside party during the week, but said only 10 individual...
  • Perez Hilton's: "Miley, Heidi, and Britney defense..."

    04/21/2009 5:32:07 PM PDT · by jodiluvshoes · 34 replies · 1,537+ views
    Townhall.com ^ | 04.21.09 | Kevin McCullough
    If he chooses to keep the anger in his voice, diatribes, and campaign he will only be injuring himself. And that's the saddest part of all. Because believe it or not God loves Mario/Perez and wants him to find real peace, true joy, and lifelong contentment. Come to think of it, that might be why Perez fights so hard against normalcy, Jesus knows his name and has his number... but Perez keeps hitting the button sending the communication straight to voicemail.
  • Britney Spears Thinks Her Dad is Drugging Her (hard work makes pop tart very sleepy)

    04/19/2009 4:22:37 PM PDT · by lewisglad · 42 replies · 1,495+ views
    Showbiz Spy ^ | 4/18/09
    Britney Spears Thinks Her Dad is Drugging Her Apr 18 posted by Showbiz Spy Britney Spears has a new fear — she’s worried that her dad is drugging her.The singer, 27, is currently under the conservatorship of her father, Jamie Spears. And Britney has “convinced herself” the patriarch is upping her medication to keep her subdued — so he can stay in control of her life. “Britney is sure her father is out to get her and that he’s drugging her to turn her into a zombie who won’t fight back,” a source told British magazine Look. “Ever since her...
  • Britney Spears walks off stage during concert, blames cigarette smoke

    04/09/2009 6:47:25 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 42 replies · 7,258+ views
    EW ^ | Apr 9, 2009, 05:50 AM | by Mike Bruno
    Britney Spears walked off stage shortly after the start of a concert last night at Vancouver's GM Place, leaving the crowd to sit in the dark for 30 minutes. The Vancouver Sun reports that a voice came on the venue's loudspeaker during the dark period informing the audience that cigaratte smoke was to blame. "It's become uncomfortable and unsafe for the performers, including Ms. Spears,"
  • Cantor Moonlights with Britney

    03/26/2009 6:38:13 AM PDT · by grizzlyfish · 41 replies · 1,689+ views
    Weekly World News ^ | 3/26/09 | Samuel T. Westbrook
    WASHINGTON, DC - Sparking bipartisan outrage on the Hill, House Minority Whip Eric Cantor admitted to skipping President Obama’s economic press conference to “Get his dance on.” As the news of Cantor’s whereabouts Tuesday night began making the rounds on the Hill Wednesday afternoon, House Minority Leader John Boehner was unavailable for comment, but a staffer requesting anonymity, told the Weekly World News that his boss was, “Crazy jealous. He loves Brit Brit. And that presser was bo-ring to the max.”