Peter King: Jackson Coverage an "Orgy of Glorification"

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U.S. Congressman Peter King, who railed against Michael Jackson over the weekend, calling him a pedophile and child molester, isn't done yet.

In fact, the Long Island Republican apparently has much more to say about the late music star, of whom he is not a huge fan, to put it mildly.

After criticizing society for revering MJ's legacy and not paying tribute to our troops, police and firefighters (as if the two are in any way mutually exclusive), Peter King described the media coverage of Jackson "an orgy of glorification."

King swears he won't speak out against Jackson today - out of respect for the star's memorial service - but he told New York's CBS 2 last night:

"Yes, he did violate young boys. He did put them in terribly inappropriate positions. And that's a terrible signal to be sending out to society that we are condoning that type of behavior, and you are condoning when you give him this kind of regal coverage, with millions of people fighting to get to his memorial. This is just wrong."

Is Peter King going too far?

 

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LEAVE HIM ALONE....MAY HIS SOUL REST IN PEACE...!!!

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VERY TRUE!!!! THIS GUY NEEDS TO PISS OFF...HE's GONNA BECOME THE NEW CARRIE PREJEAN WHOSE BASIS OF POPULARITY WAS AN ARGUMENT N THEN STRETCHIN IT TO AN EXTENT OF EXAGGERATION BUT THIS GUY IS EXTREMELY INSENSITVE AS HIS COWARD ASS IS TRYING TO LOOK A DEAD LEGEND BAD TO THE PEOPLE...HE NEEDS SOME GROWING UP TO DO N SO DOES THE MEDIA THAT GIVES SO MUCH ATTENTION TO FAME-STARVED ASSHOLES LIKE THESE!!!!!

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VERY TRUE!!!! THIS GUY NEEDS TO PISS OFF...HE GONNA BECOME THE NEW CARRIE PREJEAN WHOSE BASIS OF POPULARITY WAS AN ARGUMENT N THEN STRETCHIN IT TO AN EXTENT OF EXAGGERATION BUT THIS GUY IS EXTREMELY INSENSITVE AS HIS COWARD ASS IS TRYING TO LOOK A DEAD LEGEND BAD TO THE PEOPLE...HE NEEDS SOME GROWING UP TO DO N SO DOES THE MEDIA THAT GIVES SO MUCH ATTENTION TO FAME-STARVED ASSHOLES LIKE THESE!!!!!

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He is going too far and there is nothing true about what he is saying! Michael was proven innocent of any wrong doing by a jury and by psychological examination. It was well known that these people were out for his money and in the most recent case, the people were continuous liars and the mother was a scam artist. I think it is disguisting that people would make these comments about someone who was proven not guilty, even after their death. Michael was an outstanding individual and deserves respect for all the good he was and did.

Michael Jackson Biography

Michael Jackson mug shot Michael Jackson was the King of Pop, with the best-selling album of all-time and more than a dozen massive hits. After years of physical... More »
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Michael Joseph Jackson
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