When Rolling Stone Rocked Culture

Has Rolling Stone been inclusive all along?

BY Neal Broverman

June 24 2010 3:20 PM ET

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Britney Spears cemented her image as a Lolita-esque sexpot in this 1999 cover, which featured the 17-year-old clutching the"gay" Teletubby. On Wenner's blog, he recalls the making of the legendary picture: "When Spears’s then-manager objected to the pose during the shoot, she overruled him." Photographer David LaChapelle recalls, “Britney said, ‘Lock the door,’ and unbuttoned her shirt wide open.”

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