Janet Superbowl Fine Dropped

Published: Tuesday 22nd Jul 2008 by Sam
Janet Superbowl Fine Dropped Believe it or not, there were still financial repercussions lingering for Janet Jackson’s now infamous ‘Nipplegate’ moment at the Superbowl four years ago. However, it has been announced that the last of the barrage if fines leveled against the networked which aired it, CBS, has been dropped:

PHILADELPHIA – A federal appeals court has thrown out a $550,000 fine against CBS Corp. for the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show that ended with Janet Jackson’s breast-baring “wardrobe malfunction.”
The three-judge panel in Philadelphia ruled Monday that the Federal Communications Commission “acted arbitrarily and capriciously” in issuing the fine for the fleeting image of nudity.

The 90 million people watching the Super Bowl, many of them children, heard Justin Timberlake sing, “Gonna have you naked by the end of this song,” as he reached for Jackson’s bustier. {Source}

About time already. All parties seemed to have moved on anyway, so the fine really was pointless IMO.

While on the Superbowl topic…

Do you think Janet can overcome the Superbowl drama?

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  1. Anonymous July 22, 2008

    Janet can overcome the SB. People just go overboard with some things. They make it seem as if Janet was the only one on stage.

  2. Anonymous July 22, 2008

    i watched this performance over again a couple days ago and the sad part is the whole performance BEFORE justin entered the stage was probably Janet’s fiercest performance ever, she really gave it, and that was completely overshadowed. That was one of the last times i saw janet really give it to me on stage.

  3. Anonymous July 22, 2008

    I luv Janet!!

  4. Soufian July 22, 2008

    one of the hottest chicks in the game

    that’s all

  5. Anonymous July 22, 2008

    It’s sad that people can’t get let this go. It was wrong of her to show skin like that when kids were watching but everyone makes mistakes or misteps. Get OVER it!

  6. Anonymous July 23, 2008

    PLEASE! stop Posting Janet on this site i beg u. There are other chicks in the game uno. YES she has set the path for the rest but thats the whole reason other people come up into the game to keep creating new ways.

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