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MJ Estate:

Discovery Channel is

'Debased, Sick'

12/29/2010 5:50 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Michael Jackson's estate is unleashing its fury on Discovery Channel for advertising an upcoming TV special set to run in the UK featuring a reenactment of MJ's autopsy.

Discovery Channel Michael Jackson Autopsy
Co-Executors John Branca and John McClain fired off a vitriolic letter to the Prez of Discovery -- obtained by TMZ -- in which they accuse the network of operating in "shockingly bad taste ... motivated solely by your blind desire to exploit Michael's death, while cynically attempting to dupe the public into believing this show will have serious medical value."

The Co-Executors are particularly outraged by a print ad, depicting a corpse sprawled on a gurney, covered by a sheet with a sequined glove sticking out.

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Branca and McClain apparently realize they can't legally stop the show -- set to air on January 13 -- but they are appealing to Discovery's moral decency to cancel the program.

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226.

Tellit    

An oldie For rabids and "haters" alike.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPGyN724vF4&feature=related

1394 days ago
227.

Michael's Friend and beliver    

I love Michael Dearly he was a kind and caring man.Who was talented like no other.People who taunt him still about false charge's have no right he had his time in court and was found not guilty on all count's!.Please and as for show fan's are mad butt some want to go over all chances to re-view all fact's and information and come to they're own conclusion's.The picture is to keep attention as for this I feel we must keep thing's alive in our mind's so this murder of a super star does not get brushed under rug PEACE :) Michael we love you Bless you and your children..

1393 days ago
228.

Lucia Cristina Ferreira Santos    

Fico mesmo indignada o quanto os seres que se dizem "humanos" podem chegar tão baixo pelo dinheiro. Quando será que eles irão se cansar de usar a imagem de Michael? O que mais falta eles inventarem afim de ganhar mais dinheiro com o nome dele?
Realmente o sentimento de um fã de verdade é de revolta, tristeza e impotência... mais com certeza neste momento Michael Jackson esta num lugar muito, mais muito melhor do que este mundinho aqui.
Deus que abençõe a mãe de MJ e seus filhos e parentes para passar por mais esta provação e por outras inimagináveis que estão por vir ainda.

=x

1393 days ago
229.

asc    

Had the Jackson family paid any attention to how bizarre their little brother had become over the decades?

No one puts up a fuss over "alien autopsy", MJ is even more weird since he ostensibly began as a human being and morphed himself into that sci-fi insect.

1393 days ago
230.

Virginia    

People is insane let MJ in peace !!
stop earning money, this is a bull**** .
shamoneeeeeee

1393 days ago
231.

buddyholly    

The plastic dummy they used turned out to be too reaql-looking, so the show has been cancelled.

1392 days ago
232.

puff daddy    

What the **** is a michael jackson? It sounds like a ****ing nasty, vile creature. It is of this earth?

1392 days ago
233.

alyssa    

f*ck this is bullsh*t! THEY DO ANYTHING FOR MONEY!.. they're sick

1391 days ago
234.

anne    

If they go ahead with the show the children will be upset and i don't think any child should have to go through that just because a station want to make a name for themselves. If they don't have respect for the family PLEASE HAVE RESPECT FOR MICHAEL JACKSON. I KNOW I WILL NOT EVER WATCH THE SHOW. SHOW SOME RESPECT FOR THE FANSSSSS OF M. J. JACKSON . R.I.P. MICHAEL.

1391 days ago
235.

BRUNA MJ    

NOT THIS IS JUST WHAT THE WORLD MEDIA FOUL IS WITH MICHAEL.
These unfortunates do it for money BUNCH OF ANIMALS. The MICHAEL NOT DESERVE IT. MICHAEL'S FAMILY HAS TO REACT AGAINST THIS AND PREVENT THE LOVE OF GOD.
The MICHAEL DESERVES ALL THE LOVE AND CARE ABOUT THIS UNIVERSE.
ENVY populace. HOW DO THESE ANIMALS GET IT ???????
IT IS JUST NOT THE MICHAEL NOT DESERVE THIS MORE INJUSTICE.
GOD EXISTS AND JUSTICE WILL BE DONE WITH ALL THE INJUSTICE THAT THIS IS ENVY populace.
RESPECT THE MICHAEL.

PLEASE SIGN THE PETITION TO STOP THIS INJUSTICE TO MORE MICHAEL:
http://www.petitionspot.com/petitions/againstdiscovery

1391 days ago
236.

joa    

how sick is this?!!!

1348 days ago
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