Tuesday, May 05, 2009

Poor Britney

Last Saturday, a Britney Spears fan went up to the stage of her Circus tour concert in Connecticut, apparently wanting to dance with her and maybe get a little bit of spotlight. Well, he did. Kyle King, the 20-year-old man, was arrested, but was released after posting a $250 bail.

Here's the video of the incident, the man comes in at 2:19 and freaks the hell out of Britney Spears...



She was obviously lip synching because the microphones didn't catch any of her "Oh, my God!" screams. She was also stunned that for a few moments she stopped dancing altogether.

Being myself a performer in the past, I can somewhat imagine how much she freaked out. While you're up on stage, you're adrenaline is pumping, you're concentrating on doing so many things at once: singing, dancing, making sure you go to the right places on the stage, you don't trip on the stairs, your face portrays what you're singing, listening to the music, and everything else. And then seeing this stranger there right in front of you in shadows, that must've been really surprising. Add to that the fact that she is a huge celebrity, so her initial reaction was probably that the guy was going to harm her.

That to me was not funny at all.

5 comments :

  1. Haha the vid is hilarious! Hey you've been tagged on my blog!

    Take care
    xoxo

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  2. wow. you can see it totally threw her off her stride. her motions are much more muted afterward.

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  3. Thanks for sharing. I didn't know this

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  4. What an idiot! She must have been terrified. Although it did make me laugh, sometimes my empathy expires...

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  5. {luv} the video...
    ...over reaction...Hummmm...the juries still out.

    P.S. {LUV} your blog

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