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X Factor to TMZ

'Play Nice'

5/26/2012 12:30 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Simon Cowell and Britney Spears want TMZ to know ... despite our stories about Britney having a tough time judging "X Factor"  ... they couldn't be happier. Let's be real -- Britney says she's talking to Harvey in the video, but she's really talkin' to you.

As TMZ first reported, Britney walked off during shooting on Thursday ... leaving four contestants to sing to an empty chair. Yesterday Britney took one short break during taping, but was otherwise much more outgoing than on Day 1.

We starting poking around late yesterday because we heard rumblings that Britney might be having second thoughts, but she and Simon want to make it clear -- Britney is going nowhere.

We gotta ask ...

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151.

Hannah    

I hope she makes it!! I wish her the best and the best recovery for the career!!! She is a beautiful woman and I think she needs to be recognized!

789 days ago
152.

Passion Of The Taint    

Britt did one show and now looks 45...

789 days ago
153.

Loulou63    

I think X Factor is going to be a flop no matter what happens! Simon should have stayed on Idol!

789 days ago
154.

paul a.    

Britney!

Looking hot girl.......

789 days ago
155.

sniffle24    

That is a really bad pic of Britney. She looks like Kesha on a bad day :(

789 days ago
156.

Jackie    

Seems strange for her to take a break for 4 auditions while nobody else did. Don't they have scheduled breaks for smokes or the bathroom?. Britney smokes. She probably has it in the contract that she can smoke whenever she wants. Probably another way for Simon to drum up publicity.

789 days ago
157.

farmersdaugter    

Ugh, she looks horrible here what hair and makeup wasn't there yet or can't they afford it since she thinks she worth so much???? Talk bout a nut job!!!!

787 days ago
158.

Joey    

You guys have never been nice to her, It wouldn't kill you to let up on her. I won't lie, it's bordered on s***my sometimes and thats why alot of the time you can't be taken seriously.

787 days ago
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