- Last Updated: 6:16 AM, May 27, 2012
- Posted: 1:53 AM, May 27, 2012
She’s no slave to her job.
Britney Spears noshed, appeared distracted, and even took unexplained breaks as contestants sang their hearts out during “The X Factor” auditions in Austin, Texas.
The pop princess-turned-talent-show-judge looked fabulous in a hot pink mini-dress and even started strong, jotting down notes and offering encouraging insights to the wannabes vying for a $5 million prize and a recording contract.
But the bleached blonde couldn’t do it again, and appeared to lose interest halfway through the Friday-afternoon taping, getting up twice to take breaks while her fellow judges voted without her, and finally ditching her pen and notebook as she mindlessly dined on finger food.
After she botched the pronunciation of a contestant’s name, Spears, a 30-year-old mom of two, tried to recover by telling the 12-year-old he was “hot.”