Report: Cowell Wants to Fire Spears

    THE X FACTOR - Judges Britney Spears (L) and Simon Cowell at THE X FACTOR airing Wednesday, Sep. 19, 2012 (8:00-10:00PM ET/PT) on FOX. (Photo by FOX via Getty Images)

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    Guess Britney wasn’t enough of a slave for Simon. Simon Cowell reportedly wants to fire Britney Spears from The X-Factor, sources told Us Weekly on Thursday. “Britney will get the boot,” one source said, indicating the singer had not offered enough energy to the show to warrant her $15 million contract. Another source said it even more harshly: Cowell “wanted crazy Britney, but he got boring Britney.”

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