Shane Dawson Teases YouTube Return Nearly 1 Year After Past Controversies

Shane Dawson plans to return to YouTube soon — and it’s something many people aren’t too ecstatic about. As you may know, the 32-year-old vlogger remained pretty silent since July 2020 when he faced backlash for a totally non-exhaustive list of misdeeds, including videos of him joking about pedophilia, using racial slurs, doing blackface, and […]

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Britney Spears Treats Fans to Epic Snake Callback Ahead of Conservatorship Testimony

Right now, we are only weeks away from Britney Spears giving testimony in her conservatorship case.

She knows that all eyes are on her (in the center of the ring, just like a circus) as she fights to fire her awful dad.

But while the minds of fans are fixed on Britney’s fight for autonomy, she’s still living her life.

Within her gilded cage, Britney is serving up a gorgeous look that is also a bit of a blast from the past.

Britney Spears as a Snake, 20 Years Later

One of Britney Spears’ most iconic looks was and will always be from the 2001 VMAs.

Singing “I’m a Slave 4 U,” she wore very little, but all eyes were on her accessory (and dance partner).

Britney performed on stage with an albino burmese python.

Taking to Instagram, the majestically talented singer is making a nod to that iconic moment.

Wearing a scaly green dress, Britney is flashing back to two decades ago.

This isn’t just a visual reference. She’s spelling it out in the captions.

Britney Spears IG VMAs snake reference outfit

“I held a snake at the @VMAs one time,” Britney understated.

“But decided to go ahead 20 years later and become the motherf–king snake myself !!!!” she announced.

She punctuated her words with plenty of snake emojis.

“And since TRICKS ARE FOR KIDS you tricky little s–ts …” Britney quipped.

“Who knows what color snake I will be tomorrow!!!!???” she teased.

“STAY SAFE folks and watch out for the [snakes],” Britney concluded playfully.

Obviously, Britney has worn snake-referencing outfits before.

But she doesn’t limit herself to any one corner of the animal kingdom.

The point, for Britney, is to have fun and be herself.

Britney did not get to have a normal life.

Remember, even before she was catapulted to world-class megafame, she was a child actress.

Her not-so-normal childhood led to massive stardom as a teen, and her adulthood has been … busy.

Last year, Britney’s attorney informed the court that Britney is afraid of her awful dad.

She refuses to perform again while he continues to run her conservatorship with an iron fist.

But stepping away from her time on the stage has its perks.

Britney has fun at home and is learning to live her life like a person, not like the world’s greatest performer.

She plays dress-up, has photoshoots, and spends time with her almost comically handsome boyfriend, Sam Asghari.

Her Instagram posts reflect her fun, goofy attitude as she shares glimpses of her calm domestic life with fans.

This is lost on some of Britney’s more paranoid fans.

For the past two years, her conservatorship has been — very appropriately — in the spotlight.

Britney lacks many basic freedoms, and her father’s role in the conservatorship is flat-out unacceptable.

The paranoia comes into play when fans look for hidden signs, messages, and clues in Britney’s posts.

The fact of the matter is that Britney will talk about her situation when she’s fully ready to do so.

In the mean time, clowns need to stop writing “wear yellow if you need help,” like it’s not her favorite color.

Treating Britney’s Instagram like a puzzle to be solved is dehumanizing.

And it turns #FreeBritney into a meme instead of a cry for justice.

Thankfully, Britney’s priorities are elsewhere, so she has not fallen into the weird trap set by toxic stans.

Britney is the mother of two amazing, teenage sons.

She has a devoted boyfriend. She has a legendary career history and a jaw-dropping discography.

Though she does not directly control it, she has a sizable fortune.

If Britney never tours again, never puts out another album, that is her right.

She has more than earned some time off to dress like a snake or whatever else she wants to do with her life.

The calls for Britney’s sh–ty dad to be booted from her conservatorship are to get Britney some justice, not push her to make music.

Britney Spears Reflects On Having Her Sons At A ‘Very Young’ Age

Britney Spears is sharing some rare motherhood memories. The singer’s sons with Kevin Federline, Jayden James (14) and Sean Preston (15), have certainly witnessed a lot in their young lives. They lived at the center of the media firestorm around their mom back in the day, and in recent years, were dragged into the legal […]

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Britney Spears: IDGAF About the Conservatorship, Just Fire My Stinkin’ Dad!

Last week, the world learned that Britney Spears wants to tell the judge her side of things.

That hearing is weeks away, and some expect her to make an uphill push to end the conservatorship.

But that’s not Britney’s goal.

Her hopefully much more realistic aim is to get the court to give her awful dad the boot.

TMZ touched base with sources with direct knowledge of Britney’s ongoing conservatorship batle.

When she addresses the court, she’s going to speak her mind.

But some of her most diehard supporters may be surprised how soft she is on the conservatorship itself.

Britney’s conservatorship has dragged on for 13 years.

According to the insiders, she doesn’t feel particularly trapped by it.

Allegedly, Britney is already able to do most of the things that she wants to do.

“She has 99% of the freedom she’d have if she weren’t in a conservatorship,” an insider claimed.

“And,” that source continued, “the only thing she’s prevented from doing are crazy things.”

The insider provided an example: “like buying 3 cars at a time [something she tried to do back in the day].”

Notably, Britney has been free to travel, and is known to enjoy vacations in Hawaii.

In many aspects, her home life in Los Angeles is without many day-to-day restrictions.

Apparently, it was for these “crazy” things that the conservatorship was first needed.

According to the report, Britney herself understood that things in her life were spinning out of control 13 years ago.

When the conservatorship was put into place, it created structure and a safety net in her life, allegedly.

“She’s taken care of,” an insider said, “and she knows it.”

Apparently, Britney was grappling with financial issues when the conservatorship was established.

Sadly, there is no fortune so vast that opportunists could not reduce someone’s wealth dramatically if given the chance.

But it sounds like Britney is — allegedly — okay with her finances being overseen.

Just … not by her widely reviled father, Jamie Spears.

The report notes that Britney does not even speak to her father anymore.

This confirms multiple earlier claims along the same lines.

Britney has many extremely good reasons to hold her father in contempt.

One of course is business issues where they have disagreed.

Some of those fights have been made public as Britney raised her objections.

Additionally, Jamie has over the years embraced some individuals on his team.

Britney has not approved of these choices, noting that their motivations were beyond suspect.

Britney’s fans have, for many years, maintained that Jamie has kept shady figures in her orbit.

Additionally, Jamie allegedly attacked Britney’s son in late 2019.

While both of her boys are now safe, protected from their grandfather by a restraining order, that can never be okay.

Many hope that the boys will remain protected by the currently three-year order for the rest of Jamie’s life.

Britney wants now what she has always, always wanted.

Jamie’s role in her conservatorship must end.

She no longer wants him managing her business affairs.

Britney has no issue with the conservatorship of her person at present, TMZ‘s insiders claim.

That is because Jodi Montgomery is nwo her permanent personal conservator.

The two are said to get along, and Jodi is a professional.

Britney has said in the past, through her attorney, that she will not perform again as long as Jamie is her conservator.

Of course, that doesn’t mean that she’ll start planning a tour the moment that her dad is given the boot.

Even if he is removed, Britney is of course free to continue living her life. She doesn’t owe us, her fans, anything.

Of course, that is all interesting to hear, and we don’t doubt for a moment that TMZ vetted their sources carefully.

But when it comes to the inner thoughts of celebrities, not even their closest friends can compare to the original material.

We all expect to hear Britney’s thoughts and desires for ourselves when she addresses the court in several weeks.

Jamie Spears Claims Britney Has Dementia On Her Conservatorship Documents?!

Britney Spears‘ mental health has been a hot topic since her struggles came to the forefront in a highly-publicized meltdown in 2007. Since then, Jamie Spears has acted as her conservator — a controversial position that essentially allows the father to control her finances, career, and personal decisions. Now, a new revelation about the paperwork […]

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Britney Spears: I’m Gonna Tell the Court MY Side of the Conservatorship!

The battle over Britney Spears’ conservatorship is continuing to heat up.

Recently, her dad launched a smear campaign against her mom for questioning his financial decisions.

Britney has asked the court to at least allow her to directly address her plight, in her own words.

The court has agreed to hear what she has to say about her own life and confinement.

On Tuesday, there was a hearing in Britney’s case in Los Angeles Superior Court.

There, Britney’s attorney, Samuel D. Ingham III, spoke to the judge.

“Britney wants to address the court directly,” he shared.

Britney’s attorney also emphasized that Britney hopes that this will happen soon.

Ideally, even, within the next several weeks.

While the timing doesn’t quite line up, she’s getting her wish nonetheless.

The new hearing will take place on June 23.

(Yeah, that’s nearly two months from now, so not quite in the requested timeframe)

At that time, Britney will be permitted to address the court in her own conservatorship case.

Britney and her notorious father Jamie Spears have not spoken since last summer.

In fact, it was last year when Britney’s attorney told the court how she really feels.

Britney, he revealed, is afraid of her father, and refuses to perform while he holds her conservatorship.

Jamie was almost universally despised by Britney’s fans even before he allegedly attacked one of her sons.

Fans have long held the opinion that the conservatorship is deeply suspicious.

What’s more is that even if it truly is necessary for Britney’s well-being, Jamie should have nothing to do with it.

That has been, from the beginning, Britney’s positions.

Reports say that even in early 2008, she realized that the conservatorship would happen.

But she repeatedly fought to have her father not be involved … sadly, to no avail.

But on her Instagram, Britney is thinking more positively — and about her body.

She recently shared a cute short video of her legendary body.

Alongside it, she shared what is on her mind in a caption.

“In the past two weeks I’ve said that’s it … I have got to get in shape,” Britney began.

She wrote that it was on her mind “considering my boyfriend’s body is hotter than hot!!!!”

Notably, Sam Asghari is an almost unnecessarily hunky dude.

“I was like S–T where the hell am I supposed to start,” Britney acknowledged.

“So I run a lot and try to eat clean and be mindful with my food,” she described.

“Unless I cheat,” Britney admitted, “like last night when I ate a container of peanuts!!!!”

“And then it hit me …” Britney remarked.

“I might look better,” she assessed.

“But,” Britney shared, “I felt too vulnerable in my skin being this small!!!!”

“I didn’t like it so I started boxing so now I feel stronger too!!!!” Britney announced.

“We all have our own ways to work on our bodies,” she acknowledged.

“And I respect that,” Britney affirmed, “cause we all should …”

“I just hope I don’t see an @innout burger any time soon,” Britney then joked.

Obviously, many people would find a fitness plan that excludes burgers to be a dealbreaker.

But we’re glad that Britney is doing whatever she feels that she needs to for her own well-being and happiness.

Britney Spears Wants ‘To Get In Shape’ After Comparing Her Body To ‘Hotter Than Hot’ BF Sam Asghari!

Britney Spears is focusing on her health — all thanks to her hunk boyfriend, Sam Asghari! On Tuesday, the 39-year-old pop icon took to Instagram to share a fun video of her looking absolutely amazing in two different bikinis and revealed that she decided to “get in shape.” Spears wrote in the caption about she […]

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Britney Spears Releases New Video, Says She Is ‘Totally Fine’ & ‘Extremely Happy’ Amid Fan Concerns!

Britney Spears is here to address all of your burning questions! On Friday, the 39-year-old pop sensation took to Instagram to answer some frequently asked queries from fans — everything from if Spears gets dizzy when she spins to what is with her obsession for the color red as of late. However, the biggest question […]

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Britney Spears: I’m FLATTERED So Many People Care About My Freedom!

We all know that Britney Spears wants to one day tell her own story. Right now, she can’t.

Britney cried after the Finding Britney Spears documentary.

But that doesn’t mean that she hates that the world is examining her life and how she’s been treated.

In fact, Britney acknowledges that there’s a lot of empathy behind it.

Britney Spears took to Instagram to share one of her somewhat cryptic posts.

As you can see (we made a GIF) for you, she is in a familiar setting — her yard.

When you’re not allowed to drive anywhere or travel independently, your venues for filming are limited.

Britney has sometimes been criticized by weirdo “fans” for her posts.

Some think that her similar blouses and similar photo backgrounds are repetitive or annoying.

That’s fine. What’s not is their inexplicable compulsion to comment about it, making it Britney’s problem.

“So this video for Just a Touch of Rose was shot last year …” Britney wrote in the caption.

She shared that “these specific takes have never been seen.”

Britney then expressed: “so it’s sort of new to me !!!!”

“I have over 10 minutes of video for the Rose project,” Britney detailed.

To put it into perspective, she continued: “And trust me that’s A LOT!!!!”

“Happy to share,” Britney gushed.

Britney wrote: “Especially with a world that is empathetic and concerned with my life.”

“What can I say,” she continued, “I’m FLATTERED !!!”

Britney’s caption concluded: “Here’s to another beautiful summer of popsicles and sunbathing “

Previously, Britney shared — personally, on her Instagram — how she felt about the documentary.

She revealed that she had cried for two weeks after it premiered.

That said, Britney noted that she did not watch it herself.

She was under the impression that its portrayal of her was unflattering.

That is debatable, and only Britney gets to decide (ultimately) what is or is not flattering towards her.

But it is clear that the intent of the documentary was to oppose her conservatorship in its current form.

Its current form, of course, is under the control — for the most part — of her notoriously awful father.

Jamie Spears has exercised control over his daughter’s personal and financial decisions for 13 years.

He controls whether or not she can have a child, drive her car, and so much more.

Recently, Jamie has been dealt a staggering blow — one that he fought against tooth and nail.

In court, Jamie strenuously opposed the appointment of Bessemer Trust as co-conservator.

Why? Because he wanted to maintain absolute control over Britney’s fortune and how it is invested.

Jamie has always insisted that every penny of Britney’s money is accounted for.

This is probably true.

But fans have noted that there are obvious benefits to controlling and investing a massive fortune.

Additionally, Jamie makes a six-figure salary, plus thousands in office and administrative expenses, as Britney’s conservator.

Britney herself must pay him, meaning that he pays this money to himself.

This also means that Britney not only finances her side of her legal battles, but his … even when they are facing off in court.

Britney having to pay for her own opposition in court sounds like a sick joke, and it’s one of many injustices that she currently faces.

She has made it clear that she knows how many eyes are on her and on her life.

Britney appreciates the support. But please, it would be nice if people would just let her post her goofy stuff in peace.

Britney Spears Says She Writes Her Own Posts After MUA Claims IG Content Isn’t Her Words

For a while now, there’s been TONS of speculation as to whether or not Britney Spears controls her Instagram content — with many believing it has been run by her team. Now, according to TMZ, the pop sensation has taken the time to clear the air about her social media posts after her former makeup […]

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Britney Spears Shares Throwback Performance, Reveals Mom Lynne Wants Her To Sing Again!

Britney Spears is taking the cutest trip down memory lane, revisiting a past performance and remembering the good ol’ days! The 39-year-old singer and dancer extraordinaire shared a new Instagram video to her account on Friday afternoon — a video of herself covering The Jets‘ song You Got It All. Apparently, the video was taken when she was […]

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Britney Spears Thinking About ‘Speaking Out’ — & Already Knows Who She’d Ask To Interview Her!

Is the elusive Britney Spears finally ready to speak out!? Not quite yet, according to an Entertainment Tonight source — but the pop icon is seriously considering it after receiving a flood of support from fans following the release of the explosive New York Times documentary, Framing Britney Spears. While Britney has yet to comment […]

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Britney Spears Takes Dad to Court Over Questionable $300k Payout: Gimme Back My Money!

Last month, Jamie Spears lost absolute control over Britney’s fortune and must now share that conservatorship power.

He fought hard against that, insisting that he has always done the right thing with Britney’s money.

Fans have had their doubts. And so does Britney.

This week, she took her widely reviled father to court over $300,000 that was spent without her knowledge.

Back in early 2019, Britney Spears went on an “indefinite work hiatus.”

Fans were saddened, but Britney’s supporters want to see her do what’s best for her.

As was revealed last year in court, Britney fears her father and refuses to perform while he remains her conservator.

No one was less happy about Britney’s hiatus, it seems, than her management.

For more than a decade, Britney has been managed by Tri Star Sports & Entertainment Group.

Upon Britney’s hiatus, her management firm wanted a new contract — a $500k annual minimum on top of a 5% commission.

In other words, they wanted half a million dollars of guaranteed annual income even if Britney wasn’t working.

According to Britney’s complaint in court, Jamie — as her conservator, totally in charge of her work and finances — agreed.

She complains that he did not even try to negotiate, but simply agreed to the deal unchallenged.

It should be noted that Lou Taylor, the head of that firm, is not exactly a favorite among Britney’s fans.

Short of Jamie himself, no name comes up more frequently in a negative light in #FreeBritney discussions than Lou.

Lou ultimately ended up resigning due to alleged “death threats,” though some fans suspect that this was merely an excuse.

So Jamie agreed to a massive financial demand without challenging it.

(And why would he, fans note — it’s easy to spend massive sums of money when it’s someone else’s fortune)

And then the recipient resigned. So what’s the issue?

The issue, Britney says, is that Tri Star was paid $308,974.51 for the year.

Britney never gave her okay for the deal or the payment. She wasn’t even notified.

In court, she is asking that the payment be “disallowed” and returned to her account.

Britney believes that the payment was excessive and should never have been made.

Fans have speculated that she may also be objecting to the payment due to justified resentment of Lou.

If that is the case, Britney did not mention it in her court filing.

Jamie is, as is his habit, fighting Britney’s objection to the payment.

He admantly denies ever spending her money improperly, just like always.

Since the conservatorship means that Britney cannot “be the judge of that,” the fight went before an actual judge this week.

The hearing on the case took place on Wednesday afternoon.

As was well-documented, scores of #FreeBritney supporters showed up to support Britney’s ongoing fight for independence on multiple fronts.

There were also solidarity demonstrations elsewhere in the US, including New Orleans in her home state of Louisiana.

However, it sounds like the hearing itself only lasted about twenty minutes.

The judge issued a continuance, meaning that the parties will meet again in court … but were temporarily dismissed.

Thus far, reports on why the judge continued the proceedings are unclear, but this is shockingly common.

So, thus far, there is no decision on the $300,000 payout.

Fans can certainly see why someone — no matter the scope of their fortune — might be unhappy about a large payment made behind their back.

Conservatorship or no conservatorship, that is Britney’s money, even if she is not currently allowed to control how it is spent.

Sam Asghari Net Worth: Is He Getting Rich from Dating Britney Spears?

We have always been huge fans of Britney Spears’ romance with Sam Asghari.

Our enthusiasm has only grown after Sam correctly called Britney’s awful dad a “dick.”

But aside from being professionally good-looking, what exactly does Sam do for a living?

Is dating the supremely talented performer giving his career a boost?

Sam Asghari and Britney Spears met in 2016.

Britney was filming her “Slumber Party” music video.

She was shown an array of photos … and, because she has working eyes, selected Sam’s picture.

Sam received a call from a friend of his who told him to say “yes” to this hush-hush gig.

He had no idea that he’d be performing alongside Britney.

In fact, at first he was reluctant to take the job, knowing only that it was another music video — and he had just appeared in “Work From Home.”

But Sam did listen to his friend’s urging and show up for the job.

There, he discovered that he was co-starring in a music video with the incomparable Britney Spears.

He wasn’t just starstruck … he had an instant heart-on for the beloved singer.

Sam slipped his number into Britney’s bag — old-school, even in 2016.

She called up the unnecessarily hunky dude.

And we’d say that the rest is history, but their relationship hasn’t been as simple as all of that.

Yes, the two have had a wild time, both traveling on romantic getaways and cuddling at Britney’s home.

But right now, Britney’s movements — and other major decisions — are under the control of her conservatorship.

Her widely reviled father controls whether she can marry, where she can go, and whether she can have kids.

It wasn’t that long ago that Britney’s makeup artist spoke out, likening Britney’s lack of reproductive freedom to The Handmaid’s Tale.

Reports have claimed that Britney and Sam would have already had a child together if she were able to exercise her human rights.

And Sam himself has confirmed that he would like to be a “young dad.” He is 27 years old.

Sam was already working as a model when he and Britney met, of course.

Since then, he has broadened his horizons, professionally speaking.

Given his really, really, ridiculously good-looking body, he has branched out into fitness, personal training, and acting.

Acting and modeling and fitness training can be truly successful careers.

Emphasis on can be. Plenty of actors work other, less glamorous jobs.

But Sam also has the benefit of the added fame from his relationship.

Online estimates place his net worth about somewhere in the range of $1 million.

Now, a lot of these estimates are dubious, especially when the person isn’t extremely, super-rich in a way that puts them under a global microscope.

However, this does sound believable. A guy with Sam’s skill set, profession, looks, and profile could easily be looking at 6-7 figures.

Of course, the suggestion that Sam is somehow profiting from his relationship, though indirectly true, just feels unfair.

She’s the one who spotted his photo in an array and went “that guy!” He’s the one who returned the interest.

A lot of people have used or tried to use Britney over the years. Sam is just in love with his girlfriend.