In interviews ahead of his Super Bowl return, Timberlake has spoken about the incident and its aftermath. To Winfrey, though, Jackson called the controversy "absurd," agreed that Timberlake left her hanging "to a certain degree," and said that she regretted apologizing. Most remarkably, we have Nipplegate to thank for YouTube. Some had already flooded Twitter for days, marking JanetJacksonAppreciationDay instead of the main event. Janet's Story Like most of the work credited to Janet Jackson, the halftime show wouldn't have been possible without a team of producers, musicians, backup singers, managers, marketers, publicists, trainers, makeup artists, etc.
Janet Jackson Deserves an Apology—and Not Just From Justin Timberlake
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She better be one of his special guests. Website Soap Opera Central speculated that the fallout from this incident may have had a subtle effect on daytime television. YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim claims that this incident was what led to the creation of the video sharing website. For Jackson, a woman with 10 US number one singles under her belt — the most recent only a year before the Super Bowl — the decline was almost instantaneous. The fact that it happened in an election year "did have a great deal to do with it. MTV regrets this incident occurred and we apologize to anyone who was offended by it.