Britney Spears was pregnant with her second child when she was asked about tabloids accusing her of being "a bad mum", during a 2006 interview with Matt Lauer.
"That's America for you," Britney replied, trying to laugh it off.
But the scrutiny of Spears - as a popstar, as a woman and most recently, at the time, as a mother - was no joking matter.
Documentary The New York Times Presents Framing Britney Spears, available to view in Australia on 9Now, delves into the life and career of Britney Spears, including how she's been failed by other people and the belief that she is being held "captive" by her family and management.
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It also aims to reveal the latest developments in Britney's legal battles and explore the increasingly loud #FreeBritney movement.
In light of the new documentary, here's everything we know about the singer's relationships with her kids, Jayden and Sean, who she shares with ex-husband Kevin Federline.
Sean and Jayden Federline.
In July 2004, Britney Spears became engaged to dancer Kevin Federline, three months after the pair met.