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June 26, 2009 Poll Results

What's your favorite Michael Jackson song?

Ben 6% 67 votes
You Are Not Alone 4% 47 votes
Billie Jean 18% 189 votes
Beat It 9% 102 votes
Thriller 18% 194 votes
Man in the Mirror 12% 126 votes
ABC 4% 45 votes
The Way You Make Me Feel 9% 99 votes
I'll Be There 13% 140 votes
Bad 2% 23 votes
Total: 1032 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.

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Deceived
June 26, 2009
11:24 a.m.
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mhowie
June 26, 2009
5:27 p.m.

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I probably would've added "Black or White," his last really big hit, to the list ... but "Billie Jean" is endlessly catchy and always makes you want to move.

Tommy
June 26, 2009
6:11 p.m.

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What's your favorite Quincy Jones song? would be more accurate.

medic_sean426
June 28, 2009
11:42 a.m.

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Sorry, but everything after the Jackson 5 just seemed over the top theatrics. Funny thing is, Michael Jackson could've been an even bigger success if he hadn't turned all weird and creepy. Instead, he's just an admitted pedophile (hey, even if he was never convicted, he himself said that he frequently slept in the same bed with little boys that weren't related to him, and that he'd often just met - and worse, he thought that was ok!) who happens to be able to sing. I hear several of the inmates at Ossining have lovely voices, too - shall we place them on a pedestal as well?

acostanzo
June 29, 2009
10:58 a.m.

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He was a highly-talented contemporary artist of our generation. Many times artists are very tortured souls. I hope his rests in peace.

Tommy
June 29, 2009
5:17 p.m.

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His own father couldn't care less that he died.

Why should I?

Beast1961
June 29, 2009
7:37 p.m.
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acostanzo
June 30, 2009
9:37 p.m.

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Y'all should read Brian's blog...
http://www.dailygazette.com/weblogs/back...

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