www.411mania.com
|  News |  Album Reviews |  Columns |  News Report |  Hall Of Fame |
SPOTLIGHTS  SPOTLIGHTS
MOVIES/TV
// Lindsay Lohan Leans Over in a Bikini For Instagram Selfie
MUSIC
// Former Nirvana Drummer Chad Channing Open To A Reunion
WRESTLING
// Blu-ray Extras Revealed For WWE’s Sting - The Ultimate Collection
MMA
// Why Does MMA Have Rules If No One Follows Them? – Looking At Fighters Missing Weight
GAMES
// Watch: New Campaign Trailer For Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare


CD REVIEWS  CD REVIEWS
//  Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty Review
//  Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers - Hypnotic Eye Review
//  Fozzy - Do You Want to Start a War Review
//  La Roux - Trouble In Paradise Review
//  Judas Priest - Redeemer of Souls Review
//  Robin Thicke - Paula Review
 HOT ARTISTS
//  Kanye West
//  Rihanna
//  Nicki Minaj
//  Lil Wayne
//  Lady GaGa
SYNDICATE  SYNDICATE



411mania RSS Feeds





Follow 411mania on Twitter!




Add 411 On Facebook
 


 
 411mania » Music » News

Advertisement
CBS Denies That Jack White Dropped F Bomb During Grammys
Posted by Joseph Lee on 02.11.2013



While it seems as though Jack White dropped a "F bomb" during his performance at the Grammys, CBS told The Hollywood Reporter that he didn't.

It appeared that he sang the f word during his performance of "Love Interruption" with Ruby Amanfu at the Staples Center on the East Coast. The lyrics of the song don't include "f**k me", so it seems like they were added during the performance. Many viewers went on social media to point out what White said.

Martin Franks, executive of VP Planning, policy and government affairs at CBS, says that the word was not used. The network's editors listened multiple times on state-of-the-art equipment to make sure. He says the word that was sung was "fight."

He said: "We had 10 editors, and three people on site, and all are experienced, all with multiple Grammy, multiple Big Brother, multiple Tony experience, experience with doing these delays. They went through all of the rehearsals. They have prepared meticulously. And not a single one of them heard anything other than 'fight.'"

CBS say they were so sure it was "fight" they didn't edit it out of the later broadcast for the West Coast. Later in the night, one of the members of Mumford & Sons (who won album of the year) said the F word, and CBS censors caught it. The show aired on 10-second delay.

Last Sunday, Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco said the word during the Super Bowl, which airs without a delay and isn't censored. After the Ravens won (by 34-31), Flacco, the MVP, said: "This is f---ing awesome. He was embracing teammate Marshal Yanda at the time. The PTC slammed CBS for letting the language air uncensored.

CBS Sports chairman Sean McManus said: "It's unfortunate, but in the heat of battle sometimes it happens. We try to avoid it, but sometimes it happens in live television."





MUST-READ 411 STORIES:

The Best Batman Gadgets

Orlando Bloom Throws Punch At Bieber!

Lindsay Lohan Snaps Bikini Selfie


comments powered by Disqus







www.41mania.com
Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.