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During the BET Awards, the backlash on Twitter was immediate: "So does this mean you're going to stop appropriating our music and culture?
And apologize to Janet too," writer Ernest Owens tweeted at Timberlake, referencing how Timberlake remained blissfully unscathed after his and Janet Jackson's infamous 2004 Super Bowl "wardrobe malfunction," while Jackson's career effectively ended. The more you realize that we are the same, the more we can have a conversation," Timberlake tweeted back to Owens, further igniting Twitter.
In true Taylor Swiftian coy style, he'll never confirm it's about Spears.
But everyone knows it's Spears, and he's referred to her in many interviews.
Pretend you're back in 2007 and someone tells you that in 10 years, Britney Spears will be in the midst of a career resurgence -- while the Internet is celebrating the second Twitter takedown of Justin Timberlake in two months. Spears, on the other hand, was making headlines for a widely-panned, stilted performance at the MTV Video Music Awards -- and was soon consumed by worldwide news coverage of her personal demons, as she shaved her head and was briefly held at a psychiatric ward.
In 2007, Timberlake was at the peak of his wildly successful solo music career (think "Sexyback") and further endeared himself as a hilarious "Saturday Night Live" host.
She gushed that her ex (they parted ways in late 2006 after over 3 years together) is "a genius comedian. "[Just] two people who were working together, who just so happened to have gone out with one another at another time in our lives," said the star.
PHOTOS: Justin's many women "It really wasn't a big deal, we had a great time and did the job, and we do what all actors do afterward: We all go our separate ways.
"No one knows this better than Justin Timberlake, who has made a career out of co-opting black culture and gaining the kind of success that is rarely afforded to those who originated it.Spears and Timberlake have been inextricably linked ever since they were both kids on "The Mickey Mouse Club" and into the late 1990s, when Timberlake took over the world as the lead singer of 'N Sync and Spears was one of the most famous pop stars on the planet.