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Janet:

I Had No Idea

MJ Used Propofol

11/19/2009 2:28 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Though she knew Michael Jackson had a drug problem, Janet says she had no clue her brother was using Propofol -- the drug that ultimately killed him.

Janet
In an interview with Robin Roberts, MJ's sister says it was "a shocker" when she found out about the dangerous drug he used to go to sleep -- and no one in family knew the extent to which he was using.

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liz    

Do Jehovah Witnesses celebrate Thanksgiving ?

1766 days ago
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Mary    

Now that Michael Jackson is gone, there are two things to say about him. He was a musical genius; and he was an abused child. By abuse, I do not mean sexual abuse; I mean he was used brutally and callously for money, and clearly imprisoned by a tyrannical father. He had no real childhood and spent much of his later life struggling to get one. He was spiritually and psychologically raped at a very early age - and never recovered. Watching him change his race, his age, and almost his gender, you saw a tortured soul seeking what the rest of us take for granted: a normal life.

But he had no compass to find one; no real friends to support and advise him; and money and fame imprisoned him in the delusions of narcissism and self-indulgence. Of course, he bears responsibility for his bizarre life. But the damage done to him by his own family and then by all those motivated more by money and power, than by faith and love was irreparable in the end. He died a while ago. He remained for so long a walking human shell.

I loved Michael Jackson and I loved his music. His young voice was almost a miracle - his poise in retrospect eery, his joy tempered by pain, often unbearably uplifting. He made the greatest music video of all time; and he made some of the greatest records of all time. He was everything our culture worships; and yet he was obviously desperately unhappy, tortured, afraid and alone.

I grieve for him, but I also grieve for the culture that created and destroyed him. That culture is ours’ and it is a lethal and brutal one: with fame and celebrity as its core values, with money as its sole motive, it chewed this child up and spat him out.

1766 days ago
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bunny    

Doubt whether they celebrate Thanksgiving.....they don't celebrate Christmas or birthdays. How sad for their children. I hope La Toya was right when she said Mike's kids would be having Christmas.

1766 days ago
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Insanithy X 1.0    

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595. 574-irene- i understand why some are leaving , and although i do see how they feel, at the same time i feel the haters are getting what they want.i will check out fb but my heart is here with some i have come familiar with that are true fans, and i will be here until the end with you and others..WE JUST HAVE TO IGNORE THE HATERS AND NOT TAKE IT TO HEART..poor deb has been told some very nasty things about her personal life and there have been others and there is no excuse for that at all, so i do not blame them for leaving at all..sue from tampa

Posted at 12:35PM on Nov 20th 2009 by sue

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Insanity Bids The Board A Good Evening:

Hello Sue...

1766 days ago
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Insanithy X 1.0    

Interesting Insanity Says:

2 Know that U R Not Even Somewhere & There R Comments Regarding U...MANY................>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

1766 days ago
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Insanithy X 1.0    

Insanity Says:

Insanity had no idea that Insanity would cause this much controversy....

1766 days ago
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iza    

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=97ppbWyfmmI

You'll see Michael in a short sleeved white T-shirt about a week before he died. So, Harvey Levin, show us exactly where these needlemarks are that you keep saying riddled him arms and body eh???
You're full of it and have lost any respect I may have had. Typical tabloid crap.

1766 days ago
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Daphne Lorincz    

To #629 Mary - Very well said. So descriptive. Yeah! sad to see such an amazing performer ended his life so short. He will always be missed. I saw This Is It 15 times. Chinook Theatre in Calgary South will not show it again, except in the north & downtown. Its too far for us. So, this will be it.

1766 days ago
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liz    

Mary, you are so right on. Being a celebrity is nothing but a crock of sh-t. Michael's life was so tortured and painful it is hard to imagine.

I don't even know what advice that i would have given him as a teen to direct him in a more fulfilling life.

1766 days ago
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Cautious    

It does not matter which way MJ's story is told, he is still dead.

It's easy - Dr Murray treated MJ in his last days and MJ died from the treatment.

But somebody out there somewhere knows more. In fact I think there are multiple of people clamming up. I hope they choke on it.
These doctors should be struck off. Not sure why Dr Murray is still permitted to practise.

How hard is it to treat someone with insomnia? Did anybody even care so long as MJ was still up and walking and talking.

MJ was not a walking medical case, so why did the doctors treat him as if he was one. MJ's trust in these doctors was way too much.
Even Dr Klein and his ex-nurse. I know she is the mother of his children, but how long is a piece of string.

As for the family's intervention - I think Jehovah Witness stands out by a mile. Were they told to keep away from MJ because he was an ex-member? Should JW be permitted to judge or consult members on what they should do? Only God can be judge. He tells us not to judge.
I believe in God but one thing I know that is going on around the globe is the misinterpretation of the Word of God. It is not a clean spirit.
MJ was left to fight unclean spirits, media, liars, greedy people and defend himself. Where were the JW's then? False and liars too.

If you have love in your heart, then show love, but dont preach about love and it be meaningless. Act upon it.

There are many, many people responsible - not just MJ alone.

1766 days ago
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TMZ ROCKS ON    

insanity x lives and ponders at facebook it is his new kingdom that is good everyone needs to make himself fit in and rule somewhere

the pied piper peter pan no longer rules here either he is dead almost 5 months now rip oh anointed one

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freaks

1766 days ago
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TruthBeTold    

We still don't know if MJ requested Dipravan from Dr. Murray or if this was what they decided they would use to INTENTIONALLY KILL HIM.

1765 days ago
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TruthBeTold    

Janet's interview was very misleading because she never gave a timeline on his "drug problem" and what specifically was the issue. I remember the issue being "pain killers" which were a result of the 3rd degree burns to his scalp from the Pepsi commercial and issue that resurfaced in 1993. Oddly MJ's autopsy showed he had NO PAIN KILLERS, NO PILLS, NO ILLEGAL DRUGS, AND NO ALCOHOL. And I've read Propofol IS NOT ADDICTIVE. So what is the addiciton? IF Janet did not know about Propofol, how can she jump to a conclusion that it was MJ's problem? I for one believe MJ WAS INTENTIONALLY MURDERED and they used propofol to KILL HIM. Why did MJ need a doctor present to kill him when other stars die from their addictions ON THEIR OWN, NO ONE GIVING IT TO THEM. I have never heard of ONE celebrity dying from a doctor INJECTING THEM and watching them die. NONE! Then you had the doctor LYING about what he was doing when MJ was dying. He said he was taking a "leak" for 2 minutes and came back to the room. Then he said he was making phone calls. Add the 911 call was very suspicious because you had a cardiologist GIVING CPR ON THE BED when everyone knows it's performed on a hard surface. The 911 call was made almost 1 hour later. Then the cardiologist said he couldn't call 911 because he didn't know the address of MJ's rented home although he sometimes stayed there. This man is lying about something and I believe MJ WAS INTENTIONALLY MURDRED AND HE WAS THE ASSASSIN PATSY. This is the story Janet seems to be missing and I wonder did someone get to her because Janet has her own demons besides a secret child whom Jackie Jackson RAISED and getting her own prescriptions in a name other than her owns.

1765 days ago
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cindee    

JANET JACKSON HAS A SECRET CHILD BY JAMES DEBARGE???????????

THAT ANSWERS SOME QUSTIONS ,ONE "HER ALOOFNESS"

1765 days ago
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Alison    

The interview was to plug her new greatest hits as well as to answer some questions about MJ. She wasn't there to spill all the family secrets and divulge every thought that she has had on her brothers death and why should she?

And why is everyone accusing Janet of "stealing" the title of her Greatest Hits collection. Like MJ calling his "Number Ones" was an original thought?? Go to Amazon, there are "Number Ones" by ABBA, BeeGees, Elton John, George Strait (though his is called "50 Number Ones") but for gods sake, calling a greatest hits album "Number Ones" certainly isn't rocket science!

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