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EugeneHCrabs Fri 26-Jun-09 09:30:13

i bet you sally taylor will manage to link MJs death to the Olympic yachting venue or the NEw forest - oh ooh Uri Geller in look southwest?

KingRolo Fri 26-Jun-09 09:32:00

My fave was when our local regional news programme interviewed an elderly couple who had been to London to sign the book for Diana.

"Here are Frank and Mabel who have been to London!"

EugeneHCrabs Fri 26-Jun-09 09:33:32

LOl
or who once met her.

what will your local news link to Jacko?

NorbertDentressangle Fri 26-Jun-09 09:36:38

They'll probably interview some saddo fan who has spent their entire life savings on non-refundable tickets to see him every night of the tour

EugeneHCrabs Fri 26-Jun-09 09:36:51

hehehe

KingRolo Fri 26-Jun-09 09:37:01

A guy who owns a local nightclub claimed to have been 'involved' with him in the 70s so they might seek him out.

NorbertDentressangle Fri 26-Jun-09 09:38:35

(and that fan will be from Herefordshire of course Eugene grin)

EugeneHCrabs Fri 26-Jun-09 09:39:37

lol oh yes
they do use the internet there a lot - being no shops

NorbertDentressangle Fri 26-Jun-09 09:44:38

No the internet is down across the county -seems to be some problem with the power source, which has ground to a halt

I'm OK though as we live just across the border grin

SalopianGirl Mon 29-Jun-09 12:53:51

On our local news (Central) someone sent in a watermelon they had carved in tribute to Jacko - don't ask!

NorbertDentressangle Mon 29-Jun-09 14:33:55

lol -makes a change from the image of Christ or Mother Theresa on a piece of burnt toast I suppose grin

coppertop Mon 29-Jun-09 14:38:55

Ours was an interview with the bloke from JLS who once pretended to be Michael Jackson on 'Stars In Their Eyes'. hmm

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