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Tag: Michael Jackson
November 29, 2011 | 11:50 am
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July 8, 2011 | 10:52 am
Ten years ago I tried to extract Michael Jackson from the hell of a tabloid life. Nothing hurt him more than being referred to as Wacko Jacko, something he always told me originated in the British tabloids. And it is worth mentioning, now that we have commemorated the second...
July 9, 2009 | 3:47 pm
July 7, 2009 | 3:10 pm
It’s probably akin to pissing on someone’s grave to say at their funeral anything other than the fact that they’re up in heaven, celebrating with God, instead of stuck here on earth with the rest of us. So it’s not surprising that though Michael Jackson’s family couldn’t decide on...
July 7, 2009 | 12:35 pm
July 6, 2009 | 5:06 pm
“Why aren’t you talking about Michael Jackson more?”
The question, from a caller to Larry Mantle’s KPCC-Pasadena public radio program “AirTalk,” interrupted a discussion of the budget mess in Sacramento. Actually, it was more a wail than a question – a crack about...
June 30, 2009 | 4:12 pm
June 26, 2009 | 3:21 pm
The following images are photos from a Michael Jackson auction. In the midst of financial troubles, Jackson decided to auction off a number of his belongings through Julien’s Auctions. He later had second thoughts and sued for the return of some items. Jackson and Julien’s...
June 26, 2009 | 2:43 pm
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November 21, 2008 | 3:16 pm
It all appears to be rumor right now, but the celebrity tabloids are reporting that Michael Jackson—yes, that Michael Jackson—has converted to Islam and changed his name to Mikaeel.
The former king of pop is certainly known for his physical transformations, but a spiritual...
January 22, 2004 | 7:00 pm
New allegations are being thrown Michael Jackson's way, but this time they're not child molestation charges. The reclusive Debbie Rowe, Jackson's Jewish ex-wife and the mother who surrendered custody of their two children, is worried that the singer is allowing Prince Michael I and...