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NFL Defends Beyonce

She's NOT a Pain in the Ass!

1/29/2013 12:02 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

0129_beyonce_knowles_super_bowl_xlvii_articleBeyonce Knowles is a frickin' saint ... and NOT the demanding, complaining Super Bowl Halftime diva that she's been made out to be in recent reports ... this according to the NFL.

Beyonce has been under fire after reports surfaced saying she's been "difficult" towards the people putting together her Super Bowl Halftime performance ... making ridiculous requests including a demand that Blue Ivy's backstage nursery be kept at EXACTLY 26 degrees celsius.

But Brian McCarthy, the NFL's Vice President of Communications, tells TMZ ... the reports are "pure pulp fiction" ... noting that Beyonce has been nothing short of a pleasure.

"Beyonce and her team have been great to work with throughout this process," McCarthy says ... adding, "We have enjoyed her creativity, vision and spirit in putting on a great show that is truly a Super Bowl performance."

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Gsharon 710    

She looks a bit dark here. You know she is white.

634 days ago
32.

EasilyHard    

26º? isnt that cold enough to make gelatti? Why not 72º? Lip Stinking maniac

634 days ago
33.

Rocco    

No one in the US talks celsius. I'm not buying it.

634 days ago
34.

nan    

This is all BS to pump up the ratings for her half time show..
She is probably trying to break an audience record

634 days ago
35.

Tootz    

LOLOL she can NOT be stopped. Good luck with that prayer circle though :-D

634 days ago
36.

lovebug972    

You people are horrible! It's sad to see how bad people talk about this innocent woman! How shallow and racist these comments are ridiculous and not true! Let this young beautiful multi-talented african american woman do her job in peace! Stop bashing and ridiculing her for no reason other that your bored!because at the end of the day she is not worth over300 mill for nothing...these comments and supercilious imbeciles wont stop her..shes laughing to the bank ! And i can say this with a smile on my face because all of you hateful people have a first class ticket to hell!

634 days ago
37.

lovebug972    

I hope beyonce blows you racist jerks's ases out the water go to hell you white whores

634 days ago
38.

Louislouis    

How can you question her talent when she performs live all the time? Very interesting comments. It's almost comical.

634 days ago
39.

lovebug972    

Its sad how bad ppl talk about her shes a respectful young beautiul talented woman and a good role model...yet rihanna can post pics almost nude or about drugs then about god the next these ppl are ridiculous

634 days ago
40.

Joey    

Maybe they meant Big ASS

634 days ago
41.

KimKnLohanRSlutbags    

She's practicing hard at lip syncing at the Super Bowl to get that 50 million dollar check from Pepsii! Then you wonder why we are mad we dont get paid to do a half assss job but you do! GTFOH

634 days ago
42.

Bossy Potato    

I doubt she's been a pleasure. Her "spirit" is another work for crazy ass requests. God, she's so awful. So annoying. And she will most likely lip synch.... Again.

634 days ago
43.

Joey    

She is a High School dropout and is totally illiterate. She talks like a Harlem street ho

634 days ago
44.

pat    

She used to be able to sing.


She surely still can sing.


But she doesn't bother anymore.


She just hides behind a pre-recorded singing track and the excuse "just in case something goes wrong".


Or it would be because they are out of breath from copying what strippers do on a stage.

634 days ago
45.

GodsChild    

I just think too much is too much! Football should not NOW become the new place to showcase talent. Furthermore, everyone is entitled to their own opinion, right or wrong. Everyone knows who Beyonce is, and its like an over kill! You just get tired of seeing her every 5 mins. She will never be Michael Jackson, and even Michael knew when to sit down.

634 days ago
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