Super Bowl XL: Rolling Stones (Feb. 5, 2006)
Ever since the Justin Timberlake nipple incident, halftime has belonged to ultra-safe arena performances from nostalgia-and-Cialis-powered mega-acts, like the Rolling Stones in 2006.
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