The correlation is actually quite bizarre. I guess freefalls after meteoric unjustified rises are just part of nature. Kinda sad on both fronts, but oh, so predictable. I think Britney can get help and recover. And I think housing is beyond help.
Some classic HP posts here, here and here.
Life of Britney Spears, Like That of Anna Nicole Smith, in Ruins
2007 possibly housing's worst year since Depression