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MJ Fan Group Gunning to Shut Down Vault Website

11/7/2010 5:45 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

A group of Michael Jackson fans have banded together and fired off a scathing letter to the people behind JacksonSecretVault.com -- calling for the site to stop the "exploitation of Michael Jackson, his grieving mother, his beloved children and his legacy."

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The letter contains a laundry list of complaints against the site, among their objections:

-- The exploitation of Michael’s elderly mother in the marketing, selling and merchandising from the Jackson Vault.

-- The use and brokering of Michael Jackson’s children to promote events, merchandise and interviews.

-- The use of the demeaning term, “Jacko” in the Jackson Vault website and press release. A degrading term that Michael himself, spoke openly against and thought was insulting.

This has all come about because of the release of a song on JacksonSecretVault.com -- which was first billed as a new song that had the blessing of Katherine Jackson ... but was later determined to be neither.


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46.

Joe Jackson an illiterate child abuser    

MOST OF US AGREE WITH EVERY SINGLE WORD IN THE LETTER!! TIME TO STOP *****FOOTING AROUND WITH NICEYTIES!! Yes maybe few of us would have worded it differently, but we all agree with the sentiments.
I think KJ is just as greedy as the other jacksons though (all with new cars all of asudden. BTW what work does Randy do these days?)WE ALL KNOW WHY MJ KEPT AWAY FROM ALL OF THEM

1363 days ago
47.

HumanNature    

There seems to be some relevance to the rumor that MJ had a sex change operation about two years before he died. I haven't come upon hard evidence yet but several sources are reporting that he did indeed have the operation. That coupled with hormone injections helped MJ maintain his high voice and would explain why he had abnormally large breasts for a man.

Posted at 2:58 PM on Nov 7, 2010 by celticskunk

THAT'S EXACTLY WHAT IT IS A STUPID AND HATEFUL RUMOR!!!!

1363 days ago
48.

HumanNature    

THE JACKSON FAMILY WILL NOW RECEIVE A COLD SHOULDER FROM THE FANS!!!!

ENOUGH OF THEIR GREEDY BS!!!!

1363 days ago
49.

Another "lunatic" MJ fan    

This petition IS NOT against the kids. True MJ fans care about Michael the human being and his three children because he loved them most in the whole world. We want to protect them from the leeches that surrounded Michael his entire life. Michael sought to keep their lives private and to keep them away from adult drama, and with him gone they are being thrust into it, as innocent children.

Yes, Katherine Jackson is a part owner of the Secret Vault site, but it seems very likely that she was intimidated into making business deals with these shady characters. We can't know for sure, but it seems to me she is an 80-year-old woman who has been taken advantage of by s***bags and leeches. The estate executors may not be saints either, but they are the people Michael chose to manage his affairs.

1363 days ago
50.

linny    

Its a record and can be downloaded for free. I think the fact that katherine jackson let Oprah winfrey interview michaels kids is more alarming than a website releasing footage that exists to be heard. Why dont these people who look for any excuse to start a petition start one to stop the jacksons exploiting michael jacksons name, its completely clear he would not have wanted his kids used like this and that pales in comparison to a website.

1363 days ago
51.

HumanNature    

I WOULD NEVER PURCHASE ANYTHING FROM MANN, PAPA JOE AND MRS. JACKSON!!!

ONLY FROM MJ'S ESTATE!!

1363 days ago
52.

dd    

#49 You are a STUPID LOSER...He was always male..I went to school with him GET OFF OF THIS PAGE YOU IDIOT LOSER, LIAR!!! Celticskunk IS AN EVIL LIAR! People like you are why Michael is dead...But as kind as he was I am sure he is praying for your damned soul right now!

1363 days ago
53.

JimmyB    

What's the big deal about this site? Not seein' it. Much ado...

1363 days ago
54.

Deb    

OhWell - Get a clue. Listen to the first verse of the Queen song "I want to break free" (just the first verse). That sums it up quite nicely. Queen was such an awesome band even homophobic racists like you are fans. Homophobic racist, you say? Yes, because Freddie was gay/bi depending on who you listen to, and he was definitely NOT WHITE. He may have looked it but he was actually from the Middle East. Don't try to deny it, you have told me you hate gays and other ethnicities. And the hot blonde in the video? That's Roger Taylor, the drummer, who is STRAIGHT. But I bet you knew that, since you know everything......

Don't call me anymore. I am doing this here so there is a public record that I asked you to leave me alone, and I am keeping the confirmation copy in my email. I mean it. Don't give in to the temptation to have the last word because you will have a restraining order slapped on you faster than you can say "I'm a fat boy". Oh yeah, that's something else - sorry but you are not the hot pool man anymore. You are disgusting. I know you will post something vile to or about me here but I don't give a flying ****. I have not been posting but I have been watching and I have seen what people say about you and I hate to say it but they are right. Yes, even Paulette as much as you hate her. I was so stupid. Soooo stupid. And you are sooooooooooooo gross.

1363 days ago
55.

Jackie    

We give a care, there is no way he did that to those boys, would you take money to make it go away no way, and were are all these kids now? not working that is for sure, or maybe just there parents, always going after the rich

1363 days ago
56.

Jackie    

Maraya, do you really believe if he did these horriable things you would go for money and not justice? NO way would I take money and not make him go to jail, they went afterhim because of who he was, yes he should not sleep in the same bed as them, this man did not do anything to those kids, and the papers and tv made sure to ruin his careeer, so sad, and now his parents buried him were no one can visit so sad, I know he is Heaven and is with many people who love him including the LORD

1363 days ago
57.

yyz    

DO NOT SIGN THIS DAMN PETITION.THI PETITION IS AGAINST KATHERINE AN MJ KIDS PERIOD!

READ THIS:http://muzikfactorytwo.blogspot.com/2010/11/john-branca-will-sell-michaels-share-of.html


Why hasn’t John Branca sold Michael’s half of the Catalog to Sony yet?

Sony is still the financial backer for the $300 million loan until September 2011

Sony's revenue dropped %11 in its second fiscal quarter, ended Sept 30, 2010. Sony is depending on the New Michael Jackson Album to raise its revenues next quarter. It would be a publicity nightmare for Sony to buy Michael’s stake of the Catalog now, confirming whispers that Michael was killed for his Catalog. Such move would contribute negative publicity to the new album, adversely affecting Sony’s Revenue and Branca’s Executor Fee.

Michael’s Alleged Trust is not properly funded. Moving the Catalogs into Michael's Trust would have protected them from creditors. There are too many claims against the Catalogs by those who hold them as collateral. That is a hassle Sony prefers, John Branca deal with.

Why own only Beatles Catalog when posthumously Michael’s music struck gold? MiJac, which holds Michael's own songs, including previously unreleased material has become one of the most valuable music catalogs in modern music history. Executors will generate enough funds to settle outstanding debt, clearing both Beatles & MiJac Catalogs. Then Mijac which soared in value after Michael’s death will be merged with Sony/ATV before Branca brokers it to Sony.

The Sony/ATV Catalog is worth about $2 billion. Rendering $1 billion to MJ Estate isn't currently financially feasible to Sony. Michael no longer borrows against Sony/ATV so Sony no longer worries about half of the joint venture ending up at bankruptcy Court, no sense of urgency.

Like John Branca, Frank Dileo and Joel Katz who CLAIM to be “hired” by Michael right before his death are on Sony/ATV board. Sony desires full control of the Sony/ATV operations. With Branca, Dileo and Katz on its side, Sony HAS full control of the Sony/ATV.

It isn't the matter of IF Branca will sell BOTH MJ Catalogs to Sony, it is WHEN

1363 days ago
58.

MiMi    


Posted at 3:41 PM on Nov 7, 2010 by Deb

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Wow....

1363 days ago
59.

tgrfan42069    

when are they gonna send a letter to his mom and dad and brothers and sisters. i mean after all those are the biggest exploiters of them all..MJ fans are whacko just like him..i bet they touch little kids also.

1363 days ago
60.

Why    

No matter what people think of the Jackson family, to use Michaels children as pons to throw their hate at their family is disgusting.
They are concerned for Katherine and the children yet they threaten to boycot the family if their demands are not met. To me this sounds like blackmail, something Michael Jackson was too familiar with.
The whole idea of strangers delusional enough to think they have a say in the childrens life is quite scary. First a bunch of idiots claimimg paternity of the children , now so called fans, Whats next.? Why do people think they own Michaels children? Is this how they want to protect his legacy? Dont they have better things to do, like getting Murray behind bars?This is what happens when fandom derails into hysteria.
Its sad that a man who was too good for this world somehow attracted the most meanspirited of people.
Wonder what he would think of ' fans' threatening his family and putting all this pressure on his mother and children.

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