This is slightly off-topic because there is a LOT to say about the Ks treatment of Jordyn, but was anyone else seriously disturbed (though not surprised, given the family’s intense dysfunction) that Tristan threatened to kill himself to get out of being accountable for his behavior, and that he apparently does this… Read more
I’m confused, why the snark? She’s been dedicated to humanitarian rights since she was 26, volunteering on the ground, connecting directly with refugees, speaking with public officials, writing about it it, raising public awareness, and otherwise using her star power (and millions) for the cause. Or is this just more… Read more
Right? “His sexual needs were his sexual needs.” I can’t even wrap my head around how a person can just say that when the “need” in question is sex with children. Children’s needs—safety, not being raped, not having a trusted adult manipulate and abuse them—greatly outweigh whatever sexual needs Jackson had.
Agreed. I think it’s evidence that celebrity trumps all for certain people. She more easily empathizes with a wealthy, famous monster than two human beings.
This is such a Debbie Downer post to throw out there, but here goes. My half-brother molested me. The relative who molested him also molested my dad. My dad and I are close, and we do 5Ks together, or partner up to do relay marathons. I am in my 40s, and my son and I visit my folks for a sleepover every now and then,… Read more
I do believe he made the word “harm” do a LOT of work to obscure his misdeeds, but watching the Bashir documentary “Living With Michael Jackson,” what I am struck by is that he stringently claimed that his relationships with children were appropriate, innocent, and non-sexual in THE SAME INTERVIEW where he absolutely… Read more
I’m struck my his insistence that he would never harm a child. I do think he believes he never harmed these boys. That they loved him, and physically responded to him. Therefore, it wasn’t wrong. It was only the small minded who couldn’t see that these were loving relationships. I do think he believed that. Its… Read more