Tuesday Morning Starting Five: The Michael Jackson Memorial Edition

Posted in Blogroll on July 7th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Don’t watch much TV outside of sports and politics, but this Michael Jackson memorial event has me intrigued. Definitely want to see the performances and I can’t help but to think why didn’t BET do it up like this? I know there was short notice but I just wasn’t impressed with the performances. Going forward, the turnout in Los Angeles might rival other huge events like President Obama’s inauguration or the Million Man March. Mike was that big. There are less than 20,000 seats available for the fans inside of the Staple Center, but trust the crowd outside will greatly outnumber that. One other thing: No one had the mass appeal of Michael Jackson. Not Elvis, not the Beattles, not Sinatra. Squash that. Mike was loved by all walks of life, not just one race.

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Many Questions Surround the Death Of Steve McNair

Posted in Blogroll on July 7th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Just some questions I have. Something just doesn’t seem right. That the case hasn’t officially been ruled murder/suicide raises all kinds of flags. I’m no investigator, but while I won’t speculate what happened, questions have to be asked. If I missed a few or if some have already been answered, please comment.

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