Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Wednesday night, “A lot of people now surfing the web trying to find those pictures of Madonna kissing Britney Spears. They say this is like the passing of the torch from one generation of pop stars to another. See, girls can do that. You know what I’m saying? Men can’t — men can’t do that. You never see like Elton John shoving his tongue down Clay Aiken’s throat.”
Madonna Ired At Losing Out On Movie Role
September 10, 2003 – The San Francisco Examiner reports that Madonna heard from a friend backstage at the MTV Video Music Awards about a part in an upcoming movie about the West Memphis Three, and was told there’s a small part in it that’s perfect for her that could land the singer and troubled actress an Oscar. But because the film’s producers want to give it to Gina Gershon. Madonna reportedly scolded her handlers and told them they’d better get on the horn and start lobbying up a storm for her to get the role.