Because Britney made a good $75 million more than Pink did slutting for Pepsi, and yet had no idea what she was selling.
When they launched Pepsi Vanilla a couple of years ago, the had Britney headline the NFL kick-off concert on our tax-supported National Mall. This was the biggest product launch in years for Pepsi and they spun up the p.r. machine.
A day or so before the big event, Britney was interviewed on CNN by that King of Kulture, Tucker - I may come from money but I once worked in a baked bean factory - Carlson:
SPEARS: I really do like Pepsi.You can still hear the sound of a Pepsi marketing executive's head rolling. Sphere: Related Content
SPEARS: I really do.
CARLSON: What's your favorite kind?
SPEARS: My favorite kind of Pepsi? Pepsi's Pepsi.