Simon Cowell Confirms Britney Spears 'X-Factor' Rumors

Rachel Smith reports what has people buzzing on the "GMA" pop news heat index.
3:00 | 09/08/12

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Transcript for Simon Cowell Confirms Britney Spears 'X-Factor' Rumors
That music means "pop news." We're happy to have our red carpet reporter, own host of "on the red carpet," rachel smith, here with us. We vastly want you here more than in california. You were gone last week. So, it's good to see you. The other dan was here. Good to see you guys. First up, with a little "pop news." Britney spears created quite the circus on "the x-factor." Previous reports of spears walking offstage while filming are true. Spears had a panic attack. And told cowell I'm not sure i can do this. Cowell gave her a pep talk to get her back. Hopefully brits won't do it again. She should try skydiving. Probably not. It looks like olympic gold medalist ryan lochte is stick to swimming pools, rather than hitting the hot tub. Lochte didn't make the cut in his latest feat, the sprint from love on "the bachelor." Lochte is out of the running. "The bachelor" returns to abc in january. And a lot of parents are happy to see summer has gom to an end. And school has begun. Perhaps this mother, though, a little too happy, perhaps more than others. Take a look at this massachusetts mom, as she does a happy dance, as she's sending her sons off to their school day. Yeah. Look at her go. I mean, I suppose if you have kids, you know the feeling. But speaking of, what about the kids? Are her sons embarrassed? Did you see them run to that car? Yeah. Emotionally scarred, no doubt. They love it. They come home from school that day, and say, can we see your video? I don't even practice the dance before I do it. Just hear the music and my body does what it does. Wow. I would be mortified in that case. Seriously. My favorite part is the boston accent. I love it. I hear the music. Isn't that cool? It is wicked cool. Now, for many people the song of the summer wasn't "call In stead, the smash hit by korean pop star, psy. Look at this one. It's by a bunch of lifeguards in a pool at a l.A. Summer. But the video landed them in hot water. Lifeguards were fired for making it because they didn't have purr mission to use city property. They were off the clock, on break. That doesn't sound fair, does it? No. They're having a little fun. Someone like lara spencer can do this dance well. She did it quite well on "gma" friday morning. Come on, everybody. Wow.

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