More: Beyond the stars: Patriots' Super Bowl stories extend to benchwarmers and practice-squad players. Garzon, 66, speaks with a thick Ecuadoran accent. Details are needed. Details about the alteration, and anything else Garzon knows about the halftime show scandal. How do I say that? I signed the papers with Mrs. Jackson to not release anything at all. He was asked to sign a confidentiality agreement before he altered the garment?
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But the game took a back seat to what transpired at the halftime show. On Feb. For a fraction of a second, 71, fans in the stands and 11 million people at home saw her bare breast. Timberlake stood beside Jackson stoically, while Jackson hastily covered herself with her left hand.
The incident, sometimes referred to as Nipplegate , led to an immediate crackdown and widespread debate on perceived indecency in broadcasting. The halftime show was produced by MTV and was focused the network's Choose or Lose campaign the year was a presidential election year in the United States. The exposure was broadcast to a total audience of In addition, CBS parent company Viacom and its co-owned subsidiaries, MTV and Infinity Broadcasting , enforced a blacklist of Jackson's singles and music videos on many radio formats and music channels worldwide. The incident was ridiculed both within the United States and abroad, with a number of commentators opining that it was a planned publicity stunt. Some American commentators viewed it as a sign of decreasing morality in American culture, while others considered the incident harmless and argued that it received undue attention and backlash. The increased regulation of broadcasting raised concerns regarding censorship and free speech in the United States. YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim credits the incident with leading to the creation of the video sharing website. The incident also made "Janet Jackson" the most searched person and term of and
Well, we can hardly either! And because Justin is returning to the big show in , we're taking it all the way back to and reliving the moment as it happened, picture by picture. Janet kicked off the performance, singing "Rhythm Nation" solo, before Justin joined her on stage with "Rock Your Body.