A source told the Daily Star that Michael Jackson intends to take the stand at his trial as a married man to 20-year-old Joanna Thomae in the hope that it will make people “look at him differently” as he battles child molestation charges. A source told the paper that “when she stays in bed with Jacko there’s no sex, just lots of smooching and laughing. Sometimes they go to the jacuzzi with her wearing only her underwear and he in shorts and a t-shirt.”
Will Jackson’s Kids Be Taken Away?
February 21, 2004 – Jay Leno joked during his Tonight Show monologue on Thursday night, “They’re now talking about taking Michael Jackson’s kids away from him. Hey, forget Michael’s kids, how about getting everybody else’s kids away from him. Let’s start with that!”
Two More Boys Say They Were Molested By Michael Jackson
February 21, 2004 – The Enquirer reports law enforcement authorities have located two more boys who claim they were molested by Michael. “Cops say this is the big break they’ve been looking for, a source close to the investigation said. “Two more witnesses telling consistent and truthful stories that demonstrate a similar pattern of illegal behavior from Jackson could put the singer behind bars for a decade or more. The new underage witnesses live in the Los Angeles area and both say their sexual encounters with Jackson occurred within the past year. Both also say that Jackson plied them with wine – calling it ‘Jesus Juice’.”