'Justice For Janet': Super Bowl Fans Question Adam Levine's Nip Slip
Adam Levine showed off his nips during the Super Bowl LIII half-time show -- but fans couldn't help but remember what happened to Janet Jackson back in 2004.
While performing with Justin Timberlake, musical icon Janet Jackson experienced a wardrobe malfunction that got her music blacklisted on MTV and CBS.
Timberlake ripped Jackson's Alexander McQueen bustier off during the broadcast, exposing her breast to nearly 150 million viewers in the event known as 'Nipplegate'.
The "All For You" singer bore the brunt of the backlash, despite Timberlake being the one who was responsible for the nip slip. Jackson hasn't performed at a Super Bowl event since, while Timberlake was the headliner at last year's match.
Now, after Adam Levine stripped off his top at Super Bowl LIII -- with zero outrage from the audience-- fans are pointing out the double standard at play.
"Excuse me, I am OUTRAGED by Adam's nipples, JUSTICE FOR JANET," said TedTalks' Ella Dawson.
"Oh but we can see Adam Levine's nipples," said writer Ira Madison, tagging the Federal Complaints Commission (FCC) that investigated thousands of complaints about Jackson in 2004.
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