The Sun reports Martin Bashir has branded singer Michael Jackson “pathetic” following the King of Pop’s efforts to force Granada TV to hand over its unused documentary footage. “The court injunction is a diversion tactic,” he said. “It is shielding the real question – what is Jackson doing letting young boys sleep in his bedroom? When I was at Neverland I saw eight-year-old children wearing make-up. Is that normal behavior?” Read more.
Robin Williams Attacks Michael Jackson
February 28, 2003 – WENN reports Robin Williams has ridiculed claims from Michael suggesting Sony Music and Tommy Mottola were racist in their treatment of him and the lack of promotion of his latest album ‘Invincible.’ Williams said, “Michael Jackson’s standing outside Sony with a sign claiming racism. I said, ‘Honey, you gotta pick a race first. All of a sudden you’re a black man, then you’re Diana Ross, now you’re Audrey Hepburn. Then he’s got the little beard going on. He’s like Lord Of The Rings, the entire cast. Michael’s about to jump species.”
Jackson’s New Bumper Stickers
February 28, 2003 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Wednesday night, “There is a rumor that Michael Jackson might be moving to Florida. I think it’s true, too. He’s been spotted stopping elderly people whose cars have those bumper stickers that say ‘Ask me about my grandchildren’.”
Star Offers Jacko $1 Million To Take Lie Detector
February 27, 2003 – Star magazine is now giving Michael Jackson the chance to settle this disturbing national debate as to whether he’s a child sex predator. The magazine is offering Jackson $1 million to take a lie detector test. If he truthfully answers the “10 Questions America Wants to Ask” in a simple “yes or no” format, he would prove whether he has been unfairly branded a monster. The questions range from the depth of his involvement with young boys to whether or not he really had sex with Lisa Marie Presley.
Jacko Searches For Palm Beach Digs
February 27, 2003 – The New York Post reports Michael Jackson has been shopping for a home in Palm Beach, Florida recently. “We know Michael’s been shown several properties in the area,” Palm Beach Realtor Sylvia James said.