Chris Crocker is talking out in regards to the dying threats he obtained after posting his “Go away Britney Alone” video in 2007.
Within the viral video, the then-19 12 months previous expressed utter unhappiness over the best way the media and public handled Britney Spears. On the time, a tearful Chris implored, “All you folks need is extra, extra, extra, extra, extra—go away her alone!”
This emotional clip grew to become a speaking level for comedians and speak present hosts, primarily on the expense of Crocker.
Now, Crocker is as soon as extra again within the highlight, however this time critics are seeing the error of their methods. As one particular person tweeted, “The ‘Go away Britney alone’ dude was proper all alongside. Historical past will look kindly upon him.”
Wanting again at society’s response to the video in a Feb. 9 Instagram publish, Chris mentioned he believes the outrage was really rooted in his gender identification and never in concern for Britney.