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Apple's new credit card gets compared to Billy McFarland's credit card scam

Someone didn't watch the Fyre Festival documentaries. Apple announced its groundbreaking new pay feature during its event on Monday: A titanium credit card with no card number, no signature, no CVV, and no expiration date. All of the vital information would be stored in the Wallet app, so it's less of a credit card and more of a physical way to pay through the app. As wonderful as it seems, Twitter users couldn't help but compare it to Magnises, the credit card/social club scam that ...
Tags: Apple, News, Tim Cook, Michael Jackson, Eric Anderson, Eric Goldman, Ryan Perry, Parker Molloy, Julia Carrie Wong, Billy McFarland, Magnises, Erik Hinton, Apple Card, Raccoon City, William Needham Finley


Twitter reams Diana Ross for sticking up for Michael Jackson

The fallout from the Michael Jackson Leaving Neverland documentary continues...
Tags: Twitter, Life, Lifestyle, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Ad Friendly, Queerty, Leaving Neverland


Gymnast Katelyn Ohashi Cuts Michael Jackson From Floor Routine. It’s Still A 10.

The UCLA athlete said she stopped using his music and doing MJ-inspired moves after "Leaving Neverland" was released.
Tags: News, Michael Jackson, Ucla, Neverland, Katelyn Ohashi


Jenny Lewis Wrote Her Album, On The Line, While Dealing With A Major Trauma

There’s a problematic narrative that keeps springing up in music, where critics take credit away from the woman at the center of a project and shift it to her male collaborators. It’s annoying and unfair — and women have been stamping it out. Jenny Lewis, who has been a working musician and songwriter for 20 years, is well past the point of staying quiet about it.This shift in perspective is, Jenny Lewis recognizes, something in the zeitgeist. Women are giving themselves more credit, asserting ...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Beck, Michael Jackson, Ringo Starr, Ryan Adams, Jenny Lewis, Hennessey, Adams, Lewis, Linda, Missy Elliott, Rilo Kiley, Blake Sennett, Beck Benmont Tench, Don Was Jim Keltner Jason Faulkner


Diana Ross calls for end to criticism of Michael Jackson

Ross describes Jackson as ‘a magnificent incredible force’, following extensive allegations of child sexual abuse against himDiana Ross has voiced support for Michael Jackson in the wake of the explosive Leaving Neverland documentary, which features extensive allegations of child sexual abuse by Jackson.Ross, who duetted live with Jackson and knew him for many years, wrote on Twitter: “This is what’s on my heart this morning. I believe and trust that Michael Jackson was and is a magnificent incr...
Tags: Music, US news, Culture, Pop and rock, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Diana Ross, Ross, Barbra Streisand, Leaving Neverland, Jackson Ross, Supremes Continue


Barbra Streisand Said Some Pretty Bad Stuff In An Interview

Today, she apologized for much of the interview wherein she blamed the parents of the men who say Michael Jackson abused them when they were kids, and saying such things as “You can say ‘molested,’ but those children, as you heard say, they were thrilled to be there. … They both married and they both have children, so it didn’t kill them.” – The New York Times
Tags: Art, Michael Jackson, Issues, 03.23.19


Barbra Streisand is 'profoundly sorry' for controversial remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

Barbra Streisand apologizes after she's bashed for saying alleged sexual abuse "didn't kill" Michael Jackson accusers Wade Robson and James Safechuck.            [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Michael Jackson, Wade Robson, James Safechuck


'It was like Woodstock': inside the town hit by super bloom mania

An influx of visitors, eager for Instagram fodder, prompted Lake Elsinore’s mayor to shut down access to a flower-covered canyon A crowd poses for a selfie among the wild poppies blooming in Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore. Photograph: Gregory Bull/AP The town of Lake Elsinore sits at the edge of a canyon newly bursting with color. Fields of poppies, lupins and other wildflowers spill across hillsides – usually covered with brown, scrubby plants – as though poured from a bucket of paint. In t...
Tags: Facebook, News, Instagram, California, Michael Jackson, Palm Springs, Woodstock, Hernandez, University of California Riverside, Lake Elsinore, Tapia, Manos, Thaler, Mario Tama Getty, Walker Canyon, Prince Jackson


Barbra Streisand apologises for comments on Michael Jackson's accusers

Singer, 76, condemned for remarks on alleged sexual abuseSaid of Jackson: ‘His sexual needs were his sexual needs’Barbra Streisand has apologised over her remarks about Michael Jackson and two men who have accused him of sexual abuse, saying she should have chosen her words more carefully and that she admires the accusers for “speaking their truth”.Streisand had been strongly criticized for her comments about two men who accused Jackson of sexual abuse in the HBO documentary Leaving Neverland. C...
Tags: Music, Hbo, World news, US news, Culture, US crime, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Barbra Streisand


Barbra Streisand Apologizes for Her Remarks About Michael Jackson’s Accusers

Ms. Streisand said two men featured in the new documentary “Leaving Neverland” who claim to have been abused by Mr. Jackson as boys were “thrilled” to be with him.
Tags: News, Sex Crimes, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Michael, James, Reed, Wade, Streisand, Robson, Child Abuse And Neglect, Documentary Films and Programs, Barbra, Safechuck, Dan (Film Director, Leaving Neverland" (Movie


Streisand apologizes for remarks on Michael Jackson accusers

Barbra Streisand apologized Saturday for her remarks about Michael Jackson and two men who have accused him of sexual abuse, saying that she should have chosen her words more carefully and that she admires the accusers for "speaking their truth."
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Barbra Streisand apologises for Michael Jackson comments

The singer Barbra Streisand posts an apology after saying alleged child abuse "didn't kill" the victims.
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Michael Jackson: Barbra Streisand apologises over abuse comments

Barbra Streisand posts apology "for any pain" caused after saying abuse "didn't kill" the victims.
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Michael Jackson: Barbra Streisand apologises for abuse remarks

The singer Barbra Streisand posts an apology after saying alleged child abuse "didn't kill" the victims.
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Barbra Streisand Criticized for Remarks About Michael Jackson’s Accusers

Ms. Streisand said two men featured in the new documentary “Leaving Neverland” who claim to have been abused by Mr. Jackson as boys were “thrilled” to be with him.
Tags: News, Sex Crimes, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Michael, James, Reed, Wade, Streisand, Robson, Child Abuse And Neglect, Documentary Films and Programs, Barbra, Safechuck, Dan (Film Director, Leaving Neverland" (Movie


Barbra Streisand Clarifies Michael Jackson Comments: “I Feel Nothing But Sympathy For Them”

Barbra Streisand has faced significant backlash in the wake of controversial comments she made about the allegations of abuse against Michael Jackson. In an interview with the Evening Standard yesterday, she said that she "absolutely" believes Wade Robson and James Safechuck, the two men who claim that Jackson abused … More »
Tags: Music, News, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Barbra Streisand, Evening Standard, Wade Robson, James Safechuck


Streisand to AP: 'Nothing but sympathy' for Jackson accusers

Barbra Streisand elaborated Saturday on her highly criticized remarks about Michael Jackson, saying that she feels "nothing but sympathy" for the men accusing the late star of sexually molesting them.
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Barbra Streisand Feels ‘Nothing But Sympathy’ For Michael Jackson Accusers

"There is no situation or circumstance where it is OK for the innocence of children to be taken advantage of by anyone."
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Barbara Streisand Receives Intense Criticism Over Michael Jackson Molestation Comments

Jackson's estate has condemned the HBO documentary "Leaving Neverland"
Tags: Hbo, Celebrities, News, Uncategorized, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Barbara Streisand, Onetime


Barbra Streisand under fire for Michael Jackson remarks

Barbra Streisand is coming under intense criticism on social media for telling a British newspaper that two men who say they were molested as children by Michael Jackson were "thrilled to be there" and that the alleged abuse "didn't kill them."
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Barbra Streisand Clarifies Michael Jackson Remarks After Backlash: ‘I Feel Nothing But Sympathy for Them’

Barbra Streisand has released a statement clarifying remarks she made about the recent allegations of underage sexual abuse against Michael Jackson. “To be crystal clear, there is no situation or circumstance where it is OK for the innocence of children to be taken advantage of by anyone,” the statement reads. “The stories these two young […]
Tags: News, Michael Jackson, Barbra Streisand


"His sexual needs were his sexual needs, coming from whatever childhood he has or whatever DNA he has."

Said Barbra Streisand, about Michael Jackson, when she was asked about the new documentary "Leaving Neverland" (Variety).“You can say ‘molested,’ but those children, as you heard them say [later, as adults], they were thrilled to be there. They both married and they both have children, so it didn’t kill them.”When asked if she’s angry with Jackson, she replies, “It’s a combination of feelings. I feel bad for the children. I feel bad for him. I blame, I guess, the parents, who would allow their c...
Tags: MeToo, Empathy, Michael Jackson, Pedophilia, Streisand


Barbra Streisand Believes Michael Jackson Accusers, But Says ‘They Were Thrilled to Be There’

Barbra Streisand only met Michael Jackson a few times, but she definitely has some opinions about his alleged molestation of several young boys. Streisand shared her thoughts with the Times in the U.K. ahead of her July concert at London’s Hyde Park. Given that Streisand is one of the few people alive to have experienced […]
Tags: News, Barbra Streisand, Donald Trump, Michael Jackson


Barbra Streisand On Michael Jackson Allegations: “His Sexual Needs Were His Sexual Needs”

Barbra Streisand has sparked controversy after voicing her opinion on the allegations against Michael Jackson in the wake of HBO's Leaving Neverland documentary. More »
Tags: News, Barbra Streisand, Dan Reed, James Safechuck, Michael Jackson, Wade Robson


Jordan Peele Explains the Meaning Behind the ‘Us’ Michael Jackson Reference

Jordan Peele’s horror movie “Us” is filled with pop culture references, from “Jaws” to “Goonies.” But the most divisive might be right in his opening sequence. Warning, minor spoilers ahead. The movie about a couple (played by Lupita Nyong’o and Winston Duke) and their children being hunted and brutalized by a mysterious family that looks just […]
Tags: News, Jordan Peele, Leaving Neverland, Michael Jackson, Us


‘Leaving Neverland’ Lawsuit Proves to Be a Judicial Hot Potato

The Michael Jackson estate sued HBO last month for airing the documentary “Leaving Neverland,” which accuses the late King of Pop of serial child sexual abuse. Since then, the case has had a difficult time finding a judge to handle it. Three federal judges have recused themselves in the last week, citing potential financial conflicts […]
Tags: News, HBO, Leaving Neverland, Michael Jackson


Superfan moonwalks back on his Michael Jackson name change following 'Leaving Neverland'

Michael Jackson has many die-hard fans, including a British man who legally changed his name to mimic his idol. But the once-devoted superfan now wants his identity back.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Summer Lovin’ Had Me a Blast; Summer Lovin’ Happened So Fast

This post originally appeared on Nomadic Chick. It all began, fittingly, on the first day of summer with a game called ‘tangled’, where everyone puts their hands in the center of a circle, grabs two random people’s hands and then proceeds to untangle themselves to make a circle as this is “team-building” and “creates friendships”. It was our first day as counselors at an American summer camp in up-state New York and we were wondering just what we had gotten ourselves into. In the fray of hand g...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Usa, New York, Australia, New York City, US, Personal, Canada, United States, Ireland, Jane Austen, Buffalo, Pod, Derry, North America


‘Leaving Neverland,’ ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ Composers on How They Scored Sexual Abuse Docs

How do you put music to child sexual abuse — especially if the accused predators are musical icons? That’s the challenge composers Chad Hobson and Nathan Matthew David faced as they scored HBO’s “Leaving Neverland” and Lifetime’s “Surviving R. Kelly,” respectively. The documentaries are built around interviews with the alleged victims of Michael Jackson (two […]
Tags: Hbo, News, Michael Jackson, R. Kelly, Kelly, Music for Screens, Surviving R. kelly, Leaving Neverland, Chad Hobson, Nathan Matthew David


Louis Vuitton Pulls Michael Jackson-Themed Menswear

Louis Vuitton is removing its Jackson-inspired clothing from its collection after the release of "Leaving Neverland.”
Tags: News, Jackson, Michael Jackson, Louis Vuitton