This Season's Super Bowl Halftime Show: Beyonce
And the Golden Globes will be hosted by Tina Fey, Amy Poehler
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Oct 16, 2012 12:57 PM CDT
Beyonce accepts the award for video director of the year at the BET Awards on Sunday, July 1, 2012, in Los Angeles.   (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

(Newser) – Beyoncé sang the national anthem at the 2004 Super Bowl, but she has yet to perform at the iconic halftime show—until 2013, according to an AP source who says she's slated to take the stage this time around. An official announcement is expected tomorrow. This season's Super Bowl will be held Feb. 3 in New Orleans, the city's first championship game since Hurricane Katrina. The AP speculates that Beyoncé could collaborate with husband Jay-Z or her Destiny's Child bandmates.

In related news, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler were announced as the 2013 Golden Globes hosts last night—and Vanity Fair reports that the Internet went absolutely berserk. Fey and Poehler may have singlehandedly reinstated our national optimism, prompting tweets like "I could die happy now" and "I want them to host my entire life." In case this news causes you to actually plan on watching the Globes: They air Jan. 13. Click to see who's hosting the Oscars.

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Oct 17, 2012 12:02 AM CDT
Football now sucks. Every half time is shit.
Oct 16, 2012 6:21 PM CDT
Yet another confirmation that halftime is actually meant for taking a nice, steaming dump or some other worthwhile activity...
Oct 16, 2012 2:24 PM CDT
Oh, of course this is a great idea. 'Cause when I think of great Super Bowl entertainment and great football, I think soulless, talentless, worthless pop performed by a self-entitled, vapid bitch.