Thursday, July 09, 2009

Michael Jackson: child molester

It had to be said, and it's good that a gay man said it. As reported in Fog City Journal, Supervisor Bevan Dufty to the Board of Supervisors: Michael Jackson “was the child of an abusive household who then went on to use wealth and privilege to do questionable things, and to basically purchase children...Sorry, I can’t absent myself from that responsibility. I’m sad for his passing. I am sad for the tortured life that he led, but I have to acknowledge that I think some very unfortunate things were done and were excused based on wealth and privilege.”