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Sunshine92
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Posted:It's been reported that Michael Jackson has died! TMZ has said he was found not breathing and did not have a pulse. They're confirming this as we speak! =O!!

With happiness,

John


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Stone
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Posted:Jackson suffered a cardiac arrest earlier today, according to CNN and entertainment news website TMZ.com.

If we as members of the human race practice meditation, we can transcend our fear, despair, and forgetfulness. Meditation is not an escape. It is the courage to look at reality with mindfulness and concentration. Thich Nhat Hanh

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Seye
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Posted:Seems to have been confirmed by reuters. MJ is dead.
http://www.reuters.com/article/newsOne/idUSTRE55O6AK20090625
br>and the LA Times...
http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/20...steve-ruda.html


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Sunshine92
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Posted:Egh.. Wow.. This is huge.. I cannot really think of a musical artist that did as much as he did, as far as changing music and dance as we know it.. Very talented man; and such a heart-breaking story.. Hope he rests well..

With happiness,

John


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FireTom


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Posted:Originally Posted By: Sunshine92It's been reported that Michael Jackson has died! TMZ has said he was found not breathing and did not have a pulse. They're confirming this as we speak! =O!!

With happiness,

John

seems he is - only: what's the "happiness" about? umm


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Sunshine92
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Posted:Just how I end every message. Shows how despite the bad times there's still more hope for everything else, and in the good times, to keep that mentality. However, there's nothing happy about this. If it brings everyone else contentment, I'll change it.

John


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FireTom


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Posted:after that explanation it's okay with me.

Some ppl might say, that death should not be morned, but celebrated... as it ends the suffering... so it might be a reason for happiness.

I was only confused for a moment...

However, only now my thoughts are with the family and his parents, who have to bury a child...


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Sunshine92
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Posted:My feelings exactly. I couldn't even begin to wonder how that feels.. His music and work shall live on though. That's something that can't be taken from his family.. Or anyone for that matter.

With happiness,

John


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FireTom


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Posted:just a thought flashing through my mind when reading - in all that controversy about his relationship to children during the latter years, maybe it would be a good idea to support childrens organisations with some of the royalty of his music.

I'm sure he would have wanted it.


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Mother_Natures_Son
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Posted:With this having happened only a few months ago it puts this in a rather interesting light. . .

Fare thee well, Michael, there never has been quite the same level of performance from a singer/dancer to date.


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UCOF
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Posted:frown

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Fire_Moose
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Posted:i never really got into to him....seems like over here everyone is talking about him now, Farrah dies yesterday too....funny how it takes a death to SEAL the icon status

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FireTom


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Posted:Originally Posted By: Mother_Natures_SonWith this having happened only a few months ago it puts this in a rather interesting light. . .

it does and now rumors bubble up about the reasons leading to his death...


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Fine_Rabid_Dog


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Posted:Billy May! Noooooooooo!

The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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Fire_Moose
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Posted:seriously FRD, who saw THAT coming?

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Fine_Rabid_Dog


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Posted:I know right?

I think its some kind of conspiracy...


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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Fire_Moose
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Posted:the guy on the radio today suggested it might have been from his beard/hair dye

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UCOF
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Posted:Has it been long enough time after the death that we can start with the jokes? grin

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aston
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Posted:Well, if you Google it, people did not even bother to wait....

'We're all mad here. I'm mad, you're mad." [said the Cat.]
"How do you know I'm mad?" said Alice.
"You must be," said the Cat, "Or you wouldn't have come here."
- Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures In Wonderland

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FireTom


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Posted:they started the very time it's been anounced...

the best smiles are the ones you lead to wink

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UCOF
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Posted:Originally Posted By: UnscrupulousChavOffersFootHas it been long enough time after the death that we can start with the jokes? grin


Notice the "we" there.
We are not like other people wink

sickipedia crashed on the day he died frown

We could always play the "fill in the punchline" game grin


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TinklePants
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Posted:Thanks to a few certain darling hoppers I've had some awful jokes texted to me.... not as bad as what my dad sent though. wasnt even funny. never mind. Better it all come out rather than fester, putrifying peoples minds...... Ok will shut up now lol

Always use "so's your face" and "only on Tuesdays" in as many conversations possible

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FireTom


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Posted:c'mon guys - let it all out spank





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