Our previous poll asked what was the most embarrassing part of Ashlee Simpson’s appearance on ‘Saturday Night Live’ last month. Topping the list was blaming her band, which got 36.7%, belting out the hoedown, which got 29.6%.
‘Bin Laden’ Blasts Ashlee Simpson’s Lip-Synching
This week’s opening skit on ‘Saturday Night Live’ took a swipe at last week’s musical guest Ashlee Simpson. The “Osama bin Laden” character remarked about Tuesday’s U.S. election: “You export our own perverted culture like degrading reality shows and, far worse, your lip-synching pop stars. What a disgrace. It’s one thing for a J.Lo to use a guide track. The woman does full choreography but a girl who doesn’t even dance to a ‘live’ broadcast? Where have your standards gone? Then she blames acid reflux. I’m sorry. That is just evil. So whomever you elect, consider your lost values. That is the bigger picture.”
‘La La’ To Be Ashlee Simpson’s Next Single
Ashlee Simpson’s next single has just been changed from the previously announced title track ‘Autobiography’ to ‘La La’, her official website is reporting.
’60 Minutes’ To Cover Backstage Reaction To ‘SNL’ Gaffe
According to The Drudge Report, ’60 Minutes’ cameras backstage at ‘Saturday Night Live’ to record Ashlee Simpson’s embarrassing exit and the reaction from show creator Lorne Michaels and other shocked staff members of the show. The exclusive behind-the-scenes footage of the incident will be part of a Lesley Stahl report about the making of the program on Sunday (October 31) at 7 PT ET/PT.
Ashlee Simpson Thanks Fans For Support During Difficult Times
Ashlee Simpson posted a message to fans on Tuesday (October 26) about her ‘Saturday Night Live’ lip-synching debacle. “I’m sure you all have figured out how crazy its been the last few days, but I just wanted to personally write to y’all-my true fans-and thank you for your support and love,” Simpson wrote. “I have decided to speak openly and honestly about what happened on ‘SNL’ because I want you guys to know what really happened. My acid reflux started acting up and I know my real fans know that music and performing is my true passion and you support me for that… I couldn’t control what happened that day.”