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Michael Jackson news: No Emmy, but maybe Oscar or Grammy?

July 22, 2009 | 11:32 am

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News that the TV networks have balked at AEG's attempt to milk them for $20 million to use Michael Jackson's "This Is It" rehearsal footage for a tube special means there will be no special – so nothing to enter into Emmy competition. The reason the networks pooh-poohed the footage, by the way, was because it didn't feature Michael Jackson. Just outtakes from other scenes!

Rehearsal footage featuring Jackson is being hoarded for the feature documentary, directed by choreographer Kenny Ortega, which will be released to theaters this year, thus being Oscar eligible. The docu will include three music videos, one a newly digitized version of "Thriller," plus two totally new works too. The latter two will certainly be Grammy eligible.

Photo: Joel Ryan / Associated Press

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Michael is not dead. He is only sleeping. And when he awakes all the autopsy bags will be empty. He is asleep. Ibsa the queen of heaven has allowed this, for she will wake him upon being asked to wake him. He has left Jehovah and he will return to Jehovah is the words of Jehovah for Ibsa the queen of heaven has reached her hour of completion (resurrection does exist). Ibsa awaits, she waits to be called, she waits to be beckoned to resurrect. For she resurrects not the revival of an old lost career, but that of a man who will prove with his talent who he is, but you will deny it is him. The hour is here. She waits. Esther the evening star who dies and is raised up to be the morningstar of Armageddon. Jova has been struck again July 19 that you may be reminded what you've forgotten in 1994.


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