E! Online gossip guru Ted Casablanca weighed in on the much rumored split between Britney Spears and *NSYNC’s Justin Timberlake when asked by a reader. Ted said, “Officially, of course, Brit-babe has denied the split-up rumor. But unofficially, a B&J insider weighed in with this: ‘My gut says there are probs for them; otherwise, why would Brit ever hang out with Tara Reid? Maybe they didn’t break up, but I’m rather confident they’re having some issues. My guess is she would be the hottest ticket on the Hollywood scene, should they break up.'”
More On Timberlake’s Mystery Lunch Date
March 13, 2002 – The Sun did a weeks after the fact story on Justin Timberlake’s lunch date with a mystery brunette, which they cite as perhaps the same woman he was spotted dirty dancing with a few days ago at Hollywood nightclub A.D. An insider that witnessed the meeting told the Sun, “Justin’s lunch date was so cloak and dagger. They arrived separately at a Mexican restaurant but she joined him at his table and they ate together for over an hour.” Read more.