Claim: Photograph shows Girls Aloud posing at the Disney Kids Awards with removed underwear.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, March 2010]
The attached photo was forwarded to me by a friend. Notice the banner behind the ladies reads “Disney Kids Awards.”
Is this a genuine photo? I hardly believe so, but it has been doing the rounds.
Origins: Girls Aloud (Nadine Coyle, Nicola Roberts, Cheryl Cole, Sarah Harding, and Kimberley Walsh) are the UK pop group created from five finalists on the television program Popstars: The Rivals in 2002. Since then, Girls Aloud have racked up an impressive string of twenty
Among other accolades, Girls Aloud were twice nominated in the “Best Single” category of the UK Disney Channel
The original version of this photograph and other (knickerless) pictures of Girls Aloud from the same Kids Awards arrival sequence can be viewed here.
Last updated: 17 March 2010
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