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Is it true that ‘the good die young’? Dali Lama explains death of Michael Jackson, Elvis, etc.

We are often reminded that some very great people die young.  Those who believe in a god that controls our lives ask why Elvis, Michael Jackson, Princess Diana, Buddy Holly and others were “taken” at such a young age. We even have a phrase and song, “the good die young,” but is there another explanation […]

Charges Expected Against Jackson’s Doctor, but Which Ones?

Thursday, July 30, 2009  By Jana Winter Fox News    The recent searches of Michael Jackson’s personal physician’s home and offices indicate that investigators have gathered significant evidence against him — likely enough to charge him with manslaughter and possibly even with murder, legal experts say. Dr. Conrad Murray’s Las Vegas country club mansion and […]

Jacko Nanny: Stop TV Sale of Interview

Friday, July 31, 2009 By Roger Friedman Michael Jackson’s infamous nanny has flown to London to try and stop the sale of her TV interview. Grace Rwaramba, sources say, is begging international pay-for-play TV packager Daphne Barak from selling the interview they did two days before Jackson died. Barak is famous for landing big “scoops” […]

Money-troubled doctor found lifeline in Jackson

By KEN RITTER and JUSTIN PRITCHARD, Associated Press Writers Ken Ritter And Justin Pritchard, Associated Press Writers – Fri Jul 31, 6:52 am ET LOS ANGELES – Dr. Conrad Murray needed a big payday when he became Michael Jackson‘s personal physician last spring. The Las Vegas cardiologist owed at least $780,000 for settlements against his business, outstanding mortgage payments […]

Warrants for Jackson’s doc call singer ‘addict’

By THOMAS WATKINS, Associated Press Writer Thomas Watkins, Associated Press Writer – Fri Jul 31, 1:33 am ET LOS ANGELES – Authorities investigating Michael Jackson’s death alluded to the singer as an “addict” and were seeking evidence related to the powerful anesthetic propofol, according to search warrants released Thursday. The documents show investigators have cause to believe several California […]

How Will the Media Profit from Michael Jackson’s Death?

By The Cajun Boy, 5:19 AM on Fri Jun 26 2009   Now that Michael Jackson‘s passed away and the mad scramble to cover the breaking story has settled down a bit, the media can now turn its focus toward more important matters—How to profit from Jackson’s demise. The untimely death of someone like Jackson, […]

Doctor suffering financially when he decided to work for Jackson

July 29, 2009 — Updated 1305 GMT (2105 HKT) By Mallory Simon CNN (CNN) — Dr. Conrad Murray was suffering financially with nearly $435,000 in judgments and liens against him over the past two years, according to court documents. Then he decided to leave his practice and work for Michael Jackson, getting paid $150,000 a […]