Singer M.I.A.'s bird-flipping Super Bowl halftime performance last night could pose problems for...

|By:, SA News Editor

Singer M.I.A.'s bird-flipping Super Bowl halftime performance last night could pose problems for NBC (CMCSA -0.2%), which faces a potential multimillion dollar fine for the gesture. "The NFL hired the talent and produced the halftime show," NBC says. "Our system was late to obscure the inappropriate gesture and we apologize to our viewers."