So it seems like M.I.A. is just another celebrity who is about to crash and burn, but I feel a bit bad for her latest misfortunes.
Short Story, M.I.A. gets blasted in New York Times Magazine by reporter then posts said reporter's phone # on twitter.
Here's the article by the Lynn Hirschberg (I didn't read it yet, it's long):
Here's the article I read, that talks about the fiasco from both sides: