Britney Spears: The world’s best paid Sex Worker

In Britney’s most recent video, she is seen dancing around a stripper pole. The video is being called ‘raunchy‘ among other things by the MSM. I’m sure that parents of teen-aged girls everywhere are freaking out. But the single is doing well at #3 in the top 100. Her fans love it. She’s making a comeback and although she’d likely never self-identify as a sex worker, everybody knows that sex is a driving force behind her fame:

Let’s face it – Britney Spears is exactly this. Britney is expected to be hot, sexy and promiscuous and she indeed delivers in her new video. And the lyrics – well, it’s Britney Spears not Shakespeare. I know, it’s trendy to attack Britney, but how about a job well done this time?

So what do sex workers think? Her pole skills are not particularly impressive and I didn’t find the video to be all that raunchy. I don’t see her being a woman who’s owning and utilizing her sexuality. To me, the video is more of her statement of compliance: They don’t want my music, they want sexual entertainment, but good girls sell records, not sex. Sex polished off and packaged as music videos, cd’s, concert tickets, etc has been selling for decades and is socially acceptable- as long as nobody acknowledges that sex is being sold. So will Britney own her sexuality and present a sincere public image of a successful, sexual adult woman, or will she grasp onto the image oif a sexually naive little girl whose sexuality is defined, distorted and distributed by the music industry?

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