Let's clear this up for Britney!!  She was given a hard time for answering a photog's question about former Mouseketeer Annette Funicello's death like THIS:

She just couldn't hear the guy...Britney later tweeted this:

Misheard a question I was asked earlier by press while I was out and about. I am DEVASTATED to hear about the passing of Annette Funicello.