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Veteran singer, actress and comedian Bette Midler openly rejoiced over the death of Joe Jackson, inciting visceral reactions and condemnation from Twitter and Instagram users. The “Wind Beneath My Wings” vocalist tweeted that the Jackson family patriarch was “a monster who ate his own children.” “#JoeJackson is d-e-a-d- and Hallelujah!! A monster who ate his own…

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Joe Jackson, the 89-year-old patriarch of the Jackson family dynasty, passed away at 3:30 a.m. today after a battle with cancer, TMZ reports. The retired talent manager, who is best known for handling the careers of his children, including his late son Michael Jackson, had been hospitalized for some time, with his wife Katherine and some of…

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  When news broke last week that legendary show business manager Joe Jackson was near death, there was an outpouring of good wishes from adoring fans. Media outlet Daily Mail, in an exclusive interview with founding Jackson 5 member Jermaine Jackson, reported that the family was unaware Joe was so sick. In addition, It was…

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One of the most well-known names and fathers in show business is on his deathbed, according to legendary Jackson 5 member Jermaine Jackson. The singer confirmed that family patriarch Joe Jackson, 89, is in grave condition. Jermaine stated to the Daily Mail in an exclusive interview, “He’s very, very frail, he doesn’t have long. The…

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Music icon Quincy Jones sent showckwaves through the industry earlier this month when he alleged, among many scandalous things, that late music legend Michael Jackson stole music from other artists during his career. Of course, fans were in an uproar over the allegations and now reports are not so suprisingly claiming that Jackson’s family is…

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Janet Jackson’s family have not forgiven Justin Timberlake for the 2004 Super Bowl and her father Joe Jackson believes she should be performing at the Super Bowl this weekend. The “Sexy Back” singer accidentally exposed Janet’s breast to the world when he ripped off a portion of her clothing while they were performing on stage…

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When you think about it, the young heavy-handed Joe Jackson was the predecessor to the likes of LaVar Ball (father of three basketball prodigies), Richard Williams (father of the venerated Venus and Serena) and Earl Woods (father of golf legend Tiger Woods). When the latter three first emerged as national personalities, they all made seemingly…

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Joe Jackson, the father of Michael and Janet Jackson, suffered a stroke this past weekend. Members of the Jackson family have confirmed that Jackson was in Sao Paulo, Brazil, and woke up on Sunday dizzy and blind. Jackson has a history of diabetes and was in Brazil celebrating his 87th birthday. He is currently undergoing tests…

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The Hollywood and entertainment genres are treacherous terrain for any prepubescent to navigate. Most child stars are tragically half-devoured before they reach maturation and then the public consumes stories of their awkward, often tragic, transition into adulthood where sustained fame mostly proves elusive. Even when they become as big — or even bigger stars —…

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We just finished celebrating dads all over the country for Fathers Day. But there are some father’s who are worthy of our rebuke, not praise, for an assortment of parental violations, including siring children all over the country without the means and tools to care of them, or exacerbating their children’s mental meltdowns.  

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The father of the late, legendary Michael Jackson has suffered a stroke, according to media reports. Family members have revealed that Joe Jackson, 83, is currently being treated at an undisclosed hospital, X17 online has claimed. Details about his condition is unknown. The Jackson family has been besieged by health problems lately. Back in July,…

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Wily Southern rap duo the Ying Yang Twins have been out of the public spotlight for years. But now, one of the “Twins,” D-Roc, made his way into national headlines this weekend after he was arrested on DUI, drug possession and child endangerment charges. According to MTV News, D-Roc was arrested on June 1 after…

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