New Britneyology

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Britney – making weird seem mainstream!

Posted by: Karenannanina on: September 29, 2013

Ever since mega-wannabee Darius proudly unveiled his special emo-theatrical take on Baby One More Time to the bemused judges on Popstars away back in 2001, talent show contestants have occasionally ventured to perform Britney songs. They have all lived to regret it, and their efforts have always sounded unbelievably inept. And most of these people […]

Britney on “The X Factor” – final sum-up. Any damage done?

Posted by: Karenannanina on: January 1, 2013

For the last few days, the web has been buzzing with rumors that Britney is to be fired from “The X Factor”. Official sources say the matter hasn’t even been discussed yet, never mind decided. But one thing the rumors and the rate of their spread tells us is that Britney must be up on […]

Britney’s “entitlement” to be an X Factor judge

Posted by: Karenannanina on: May 19, 2012

It’s been bugging me since the whole X Factor business began that a lot of people are questioning Britney’s “right” to be “a judge on a singing competition”. There are quite a few things they’re ignoring in their haste to get their knives into her once again. 1. X Factor judges aren’t just judges. They’re […]

Now that it’s definite…

Posted by: Karenannanina on: May 17, 2012

I can’t really complain that there’s nothing in Britney-world to talk about, then ignore the one piece of news everybody’s talking about, from network news to celebrities. Even the UK’s tabloids and celeb mags are on it. Yessssss, dammit – I’m talking about the freaking X Factor again. Only this time it’s definite. She’s IN. […]



  • Deborah: There's an interview with Charli XCX where she talks about her admiration for Britney, and how much she was influenced by her as a young girl. Maybe t
  • George: I was just listening to Charli XCX's new track "Blame It On You" and thinking of how much she sounds like Britney (or like an impersonator of). It is
  • Karenannanina: Thank you! Welcome to the New Britneyology community!