With Tom Brady (as soon as once more) embracing retirement, it seems like he’s going to be spending extra time on his podcasting grind. Nevertheless, in the course of the newest episode of his Let’s Go! podcast, the previous NFL participant made a remark about Janet Jackson’s on-air wardrobe malfunction that didn’t go over too nicely.
Particularly, Tom proclaimed that the infamous incident—which went down on the finish of Janet and Justin Timberlake’s 2004 Tremendous Bowl halftime present efficiency—was “in all probability a very good factor for the NFL.”
Tom Brady Admits He ‘Didn’t See Something’ Throughout The Incident
The topic got here up as Tom and his co-hosts, Larry Fitzgerald and Jim Grey, innocuously chatted about whether or not Brady used to look at the halftime exhibits whereas enjoying.
In response, Tom initially merely responded, I’d a lot moderately not see it after I’m enjoying.”
He proceeded to say the 2004 Tremendous Bowl, which noticed the New England Patriots go up in opposition to the Carolina Panthers. Tom particularly talked about that, as he was preoccupied with the sport throughout Janet’s wardrobe malfunction, he “didn’t see something.”
“Even I keep in mind once we beat Carolina…We got here off the sphere and that was once we had the wardrobe malfunction with Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson. [The media was] asking me about that. I couldn’t even perceive what they had been telling me about. They mentioned, ‘Did you see the halftime present?’ and I mentioned, ‘I didn’t see something.’ I used to be enthusiastic about the sport.”
18 years in the past at the moment: Justin Timberlake rips off Janet Jackson’s crimson lace bra throughout Tremendous Bowl halftime present, exposing her within the “Wardrobe Malfunction.”
The FCC fines CBS $550,000. It takes eight years, and makes all of it the best way to the Supreme Court docket, however the superb is reversed. pic.twitter.com/JM0wufmPfJ
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) February 1, 2022
He Says Janet’s Mishap ‘Was Simply Extra Publicity’ For The NFL
Nevertheless, Tom didn’t cease there, as he then spoke on how Janet’s wardrobe malfunction was “in all probability a very good factor,” because it produced “extra publicity” for the NFL.
“I believe ultimately, it was in all probability a very good factor for the NFL as a result of everybody obtained to speak about it, and it was simply extra publicity and extra publicity for halftime exhibits. Is any publicity dangerous publicity? That’s what they are saying, so, who is aware of?”
We must always notice that, throughout a 2006 sit-down with Oprah, Janet spoke on how “all of the emphasis was placed on [her]” versus Justin, who was the one who uncovered her breast. Consequently, she was “blacklisted” whereas Justin “went on to have a flourishing profession.”
Moreover, in her 2022 documentary, she additionally famous, “I’ve moved on and it’s time for everybody to do the identical.”
Consequently, folks merely weren’t right here for Tom Brady’s commentary. Try some reactions down beneath.
Janet Jackson confronted public humiliation and outright misogynoir leading to her getting blacklisted by the previous CEO of CBS, however Tom Brady thinks all of that was okay as a result of all publicity is nice publicity. Sick. https://t.co/1kcerS34Wc
— 𝙱𝚎𝚌𝚌𝚊. (@MJFINESSELOVER) February 14, 2023
Rattling, not him affected by Divorced Dummy Dysfunction. https://t.co/0T0ow6l58L
— Agu Nwanyi (@ichizoba) February 15, 2023
Tom Brady making these feedback on Janet Jackson however but is so ignorant to the purpose that he can’t even perceive that she was blackballed, shoved away from the highlight and slutshamed for it for years even whereas being Micheal Jackson’s little sister. sir bffr.
— materials gurl 💅🏽 (@nopeaceallowed) February 15, 2023
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