The Drudge Report has more details on the controversial what kind of award is it that Michael Jackson received from Britney Spears at last night’s MTV Video Music Awards. Upon hearing it really wasn’t the Artist of the Millennium award, a Jackson source fumed, “Britney handed him the award! It was silver with a red bow… What do they mean, there is ‘no such award’… What was the award then? This is no way to treat the artist which put MTV on the map!”
Debbie Rowe Denies Having Jacko’s Third Child
August 29, 2002 – Peoplenews.com reports Michael Jackson’s ex-wife Debbie Rowe has denied claims that she is the mother to Jacko’s third child, Prince Michael II. “I wouldn’t do it – not for $100 million,” she said.
Bankruptcy Forces Jacko’s Parents To Sell Vegas Home
August 29, 2002 – A bunch of news on Michael Jackson in today’s column by Norm Clarke in the Las Vegas Review Journal. He reports that Jacko’s parents Joe and Katherine have been forced to put their five-bedroom Las Vegas home up for sale because of bankruptcy, asking $440,000. The parents reportedly have lost millions in a guitar company deal and for promoting a Michael Jackson concert in South Korea that never materialized. The story at reviewjournal.com has since been removed.
Michael Jackson Has A Court Date Friday
August 29, 2002 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com suggests it is unlikely Michael will be at the Video Music Awards on Thursday night since he is supposed to be making a court appearance Friday morning in Los Angeles. Jacko’s court date is in connection with his former business manager Myung Ho Lee, who’s suing Jackson for $12 million plus interest. Read more.