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Conflicting reports have been flying all afternoon regarding Michael Jacksons’ health, with the unfortunate conclusion coming this evening that he has in fact died. The earths first “Moon-walker” was rushed to UCLA Medical Center earlier today in response to a 911 call from his Holmby Hills residence. It was reported that he was in cardiac arrest when help arrived and was unresponsive upon receiving CPR by paramedics.
A controversial and troubled man, he has made an undeniable impact on pop music, music videos and “image reinvention” as an artist. We have lost an American pop culture icon whose influence spanned over three decades. Let’s have a look at Jackson’s flamboyant career from The Jackson Five to tabloid fueled eccentricity here.
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