In an explosive two-part series, Raymond Chandler talked exclusively to The Sun’s Antonella Lazzeri and revealed the true story of his nephew Jordie and Michael Jackson. The story at thesun.co.uk has since been removed.
Jackson’s Dad Treated For Ulcers
October 2, 2004 – Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Friday night, “Fox News reports that Michael Jackson’s father, Joe, was treated for ulcers this week. Yeah, when asked why he had ulcers, Joe said, ‘I’m Michael Jackson’s father’!”
Michael Jackson’s Dad Comes To His Defense, Blames Media
September 28, 2004 – In an exclusive interview with ‘Access Hollywood’, Michael’s father Joe Jackson came to his son’s defense. In addition to believing his son’s innocent of child molestation charges, Jackson blames the media for presenting the public with a warped perspective on the case. “They never tell the truth about anything,” said Joe. “I don’t care whether it’s Michael or someone else. When they get to be that big up in the entertainment field or whatever, they always try to tear you down.”