Update: And here it is…
AEG just released a snip of tape from Michael Jackson’s last rehearsal on Tuesday. I just watched it on CNN. He looked his typical freaky self, but he certainly doesn’t look close to death. I’ll post a link as soon as I have it, which will be soon, I’m sure.
In other MJ news:
According to Roger Friedman of the Hollywood Reporter (yes, he found another job), the Michael Jackson funeral is scheduled for 10 am on Tuesday July 7 at Los Angeles’ Staples Center. AEG, who owns the arena (they were mounting Jackson’s concerts in London) will put gigantic screens outside the facilities for the thousands of people who will gather outside. (via THR)
The US Drug Enforcement Agency has now joined the investigation into Jackson’s death due to possible drug use (via Billboard)
Jackson’s brother, Jermaine speaks. He says he’d be hurt if it turns out Michael’s death is due to drug abuse. (via US) Jermain would like to see Michael buried at Neverland Ranch (via FOX)
The Jackson family has not yet spoken to Michael’s ex-wife, and mother to Paris and Prince, Debbie Rowe. (via US)
Debbie Rowe tells NBC LA that she will seek custody of her children. I wonder if this has something to do with being cut out of the will? (via MSNBC)