Ashlee Simpson, Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears, Clay Aiken, Hilary Duff, Jenny McCarthy, Jessica Alba, Jessica Simpson, Justin Timberlake, Lance Bass and JC Chasez of *NSYNC, Nick Lachey of 98 Degrees, Pamela Anderson, Paula Abdul, Pink, Randy Jackson, Rod Stewart, and Sheryl Crow were on hand for the 31st Annual American Music Awards on Sunday (November 16) at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California. Check out pictures from FilmMagic, RexFeatures and GettyImages.
PETA’s Calling Off The Dog
November 18, 2003 – PETA’s Ingrid Newkirk tells The New York Daily News her organization is delaying and possibly killing their new advertisement featuring Triumph the Insult Comic Dog urging: “Get Neutered – It Didn’t Hurt Clay Aiken.” Newkirk said, “We’re in a slight holding pattern. We’re always flexible. We got a lawyer calling, and our lawyers said maybe we can work something out, make the ad evaporate, and put a leash on the insult dog.”
Kimmel’s Ruben And Clay Intro
November 17, 2003 – Jimmy Kimmel joked during the American Music Awards on Sunday night, “All right. The only thing that separated our next two performers was 1,335 votes… and 445 pounds. Here they are, the spaghetti and meatball of ‘American Idol’, Ruben Studdard and Clay Aiken.”