An auction on eBay is selling one of a kind dolls recreating the Super Bowl breast flash where *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake ripped Janet Jackson’s costume to expose her breast. The current bid is $157.50 with the auction ending Sunday (March 14).
Janet Jackson Breast Flash ‘A Cultural 9/11’
March 7, 2004 – Kenny Herzog of the Long Island Press spoke with Matthew Felling, media director for the Center for Media and Public Affairs, who called Janet’s Super Bowl breast flash a “cultural 9/11.” The difference is partly a matter of timing. “We’ve been flirting with this for years,” says Felling, “but it’s the fact that it was expressed to all Americans, rather than just a community, that made it hit critical mass….Not a whole lot of people watch the Grammys in comparison to the Super Bowl. If you have Opie and Anthony misbehaving on the air, their audience is peanuts. If you have the Virgin Mary with elephant dung at a New York art museum, not everybody’s exposed to that. But everybody saw Janet, and that really gave it traction.”
NYPD Star Admits Janet Jackson Childhood Crush
March 6, 2004 – Globe magazine reports Henry Simmons, star of ‘NYPD Blue’, says his first Hollywood crush was Janet Jackson. “When she was on ‘Diff’rent Strokes’,” he said. “Man, I was in love with her.”