I know there’s a hugenormous pit thread on Michael, but I’m not opening this thread to argue for or against the verdict. I just wanted to point out a headline today that struck me as ironically amusing. Coming after “Michael Jackson found Not Guilty on all counts”, we have this:
Yeah, but the timing is funny. From the article, his lawyer said, ‘‘He’s not going to do that anymore,’’ attorney Thomas Mesereau Jr. told NBC’s ‘‘Today.’’ ‘‘He’s not going to make himself vulnerable to this anymore.’’ It’s like in MJ’s world, those out-of-court settlements for millions of dollars were fine and dandy, but the whole trial deal - for one thing, they expected him to show up on time, can you imagine? - was just such a bummer that he decided to find another way to show “love” to little boys.