There are some things that only true, dedicated Britney Spears fans will understand. Her career spans decades, moving from plaid and pigtails to sequined bodysuits to the fierce look she has today. From the schoolgirl era to the VMAs stage, Britney's proven time and time again why she's a pop icon. To celebrate her icon status, let's take a trip down memory lane with the journey of being a Britney fan — in GIFs.
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