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Michael Jackson dead at 50

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by rbell, Jun 25, 2009.

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  1. rbell

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    Fox news is only reporting that he is in the hosptial. They specifically said they will NOT rely on webs for confirmation.

    Fox has talked to Jacksons father.
     
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    Stunning. Shocking.
     
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    Oops ..... about my link.

    MSNBC is quoting the LA TIMES and LA TIMES is quoting TMZ, a hollywood gossip blog....

    .... so, doesn't anyone else have some credible information?
     
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    MSNBC is reporting it.. so take it for what that's worth. :laugh:

    In the early 80's I was teaching a group of teenagers about seeing ourselves as God sees us as opposed to the world's idea of beauty. So I started by asking the girls to name a good looking man. The answer came "Michael Jackson". then i asked the guys to name a good looking woman, and a voice in the back yelled out "Michael Jackson". The guys all laughed, but the girls were horrified.:laugh:
     
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    I love the MOTOWN recordings of the Jackson 5.
     
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    I was a big fan ..... a good while back. Now, whenever I think of him, I flounder between being angry at him and praying for his salvation.

    All I can do know is pray for his children's salvation.
     
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    Michael Jackson & Farrah Fawcett died the same day.
     
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    The news is reporting what a great person Michael Jackson was.

    It's amazing how wonderful people become once they're dead. Yesterday he was known for being a pedophile.
     
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    I was thinking the same thing. Can you imagine making the best selling record and being so famous around the world.....and die without Christ ready to receive you?
     
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    What a waste. He was immensely talented and immensely troubled.

    I doubt the guy was ever happy. He couldn't even get comfortable with his appearance.

    At best, his personal life was a complete mess, at worst (and probably much more likely), it was perverted, abusive and destructive.
     
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    Why are all of these media outlets not using his chosen Muslim name of Mikaeel?
     
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    I thought Jackon had some jehovah's witness background?
     
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    it's a sorry day when pedophiles are glorified, their victims forgotten.
     
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    He was acquitted. Do you have inside info to confirm otherwise?
     
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    Whats the old saying? If it acts like a duck,quacks like a duck...
     
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    So you feel qualified to judge? He may or may not have been, but he is now dead. I do know that false claims are brought against celebrities to gain money by disreputable people. I will stand with our justice system's decision.
     
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