Jermaine Jackson just phoned into CNN to talk about Michael Jackson’s child molestation arrest and lashed out at the media for putting on guests claiming to represent the family. Jackson said he’s “sick and fu**ing tired” of what’s been going on, calling it a “modern day lynching” before hanging up. We’ll post a transcript when available.
Iraqis Complain About Treatment
November 20, 2003 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Wednesday night, “In Iraq right now, U.S. troops are launching no holds barred attacks on opponents by targeting and raiding their homes. That’s the new strategy, we’re targeting and raiding the homes. Yeah, the Iraqis are furious and said, ‘They’re treating us like we’re Michael Jackson’.”
Has Jackson Lost His No. 1 Fan?
November 20, 2003 – Jeannette Walls of MSNBC.com reports that Michael Jackson appears to not have support of actress Elizabeth Taylor, who had rushed by the King of Pop’s side a decade ago, issuing a statement vehemently supporting her friend. So far Taylor has not spoken in defense of Jackson, and after Walls called Taylor’s office, she was given a terse “no comment” by her spokeswoman. Read more.