Conan O’Brien joked during his Late Night monologue on Thursday night, “The Michael Jackson saga will not go away. The verdict, of course, came down the other day. Not guilty on 65 counts. You don’t see that often. And I thought that would be the end of the story. No, there’s more in the paper everyday. It was reported today that the major networks have been approached about doing a reality show about Michael Jackson. True. Yeah. Oh, you boo now. You’d watch. Yeah, the show will be called ‘Queer Eye For The Young Guy’. … Sources close to Michael Jackson say, Michael is planning to leave the country this Sunday — this is true — and will either go to Africa or Wwitzerland. Michael’s confused ’cause his ancestors come from Africa, but he looks like he’s from Switzerland.” O’Brien wasn’t through with Jackson yet, joking during the ‘In The Year 2000’ look a the future: “The Beach Boys will finally change their name to the Beach Men, but only because Michael Jackson keeps asking to meet them.”
Mesereau More Than Happy To Let Accuser’s Mother Talk
June 17, 2005 – Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com spoke with Michael Jackson’s lead defense attorney Tom Mesereau about his brilliant move not to object to almost anything the accuser’s mother said in three days of rambling, near-psychotic testimony. “You just wanted her to talk,” Mesereau said. “It almost didn’t matter what she said.” And as for the DA’s move to blame Janet Arvizo’s problems on her ex David Arvizo, Mesereau remarked, “That made the case for us. Because you couldn’t really separate them [in the jury’s mind].” Read more.