As the fall-out caused by new documentary "Leaving Neverland" continues to unfold, the man behind The Simpsons has come out and said that Michael Jackson apparently used his cameo in the show to "groom boys". "I don't believe in going through and making judgments on every guest star and saying 'this one was bad, that one was bad, ' but the episode itself has a false objective, and that's what I object to about it now". I really don't know, and I should be very careful because this is not something I know personally, but as far as what I think, that's what I think.
"Stark Raving Dad" was Jean's first episode as showrunner, a significant milestone in his career.
"Stark Raving Dad" aired September 19, 1991 as the show's Season 3 premiere. "That, to me, is my belief, and it's why I think removing it is appropriate", Jean told the outlet.
The show's chief creative team, including showrunner Al Jean, chose to pull the 1991 season opener "Stark Raving Dad", which features Jackson, after seeing the new documentary "Leaving Neverland" and realizing the late singer may have used the appearance for nefarious purposes, reported The Daily Beast.
Taking things even a step further, he stressed his stance by adding that the episode "was part of what he [Jackson] used to groom boys". Leon is welcomed into the Simpson home, where he helps Bart write a birthday song for Lisa, "Happy Birthday Lisa". "And that makes me very, very sad".
"The episode itself has a false goal, and that's what I object to about it now", Reiss said.
Jackson wasn't credited on the episode initially but it was later confirmed that he was voicing the character.
After weathering numerous allegations of child sexual abuse before his death in 2009, Jackson's legacy as one of the greatest pop stars of all time has been badly damaged in the wake of the documentary, despite his estate, relatives and hardcore fans making vociferous denials of any wrongdoing.
Denise, whose son James Bulger was killed by Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, took to Twitter to rant about the controversial Channel 4 documentary in which Wade Robson and James Safechuck allege they were abused by Michael. Like do you truly believe they stand a chance?
Interactive Entertainment, which said it's thrilled to partner with Turtle Rock and help advance the co-op zombie genre. To be clear, it's not going to be a battle royale but will feature PVP and a campaign.
Small businesses trading across the border will be able to report Value-Added Tax online without any new processes at the border. These unilateral measures only mitigate the impacts of exit that are within the UK Government's control.
A number of schools already have similar policies in place, including Limestone District School Board in Kingston. Instead, McRae said schools should be helping students find a healthy balance for their cellphone use.
The bank on Monday released planned remarks from Sloan and a "progress report" listing moves it has taken to "rebuild trust". Sloan spoke as his bank remains under an unusual Federal Reserve measure imposed previous year to restrict its growth.
One ticket in Florida matched the five white balls and included the Power Play option, which raised the prize to $2 million. One third-prize ticket worth $50,000 was sold in New Jersey at the 7-Eleven store on Huyler Street in South Hackensack.
But, Netflix is still hopeful it'll follow in the huge success of other true crime dramas like Abducted In Plain Sight. This documentary has been so highly anticipated and there has been a lot of controversy surrounding it.
It is said that the students involved did not know about their parents' collusion with the scam, and are not being prosecuted. They'll probably want to spend as much time together as possible amid the allegations! "I'm really disappointed in myself".
Luke Perry's teenage daughter, Sophie , has a message for haters who are criticizing her on social media: Back off. The daughter of late Riverdale actor Luke Perry has hit back at people who have criticised her grieving process .
Singer Justin Bieber has opened up about his battle with depression, revealing he has been feeling "super disconnected and weird". Bieber said he and his wife Hailey Baldwin also attend regular marriage counseling. "He is very happy being married to her".
Glen Johnson really, really loves Virgil van Dijk
To say they were "atrocious" is slightly untoward but quite clearly Nicol is a perfectionist in the art of performance levels. They come everywhere we go and it's always a great feeling to play for this club and I'm proud to wear this shirt".
HP expands laptop battery recall
The recall was first announced back in January 2018 with about 50,000 units being recalled for "fire and burn hazards". As Tom's Hardware reports , HP actually updated the recall in January this year, but not many people heard about it.
MLB, MLBPA Announce Significant Rule Changes
Also in 2019, the Home Run Derby will come with $2.5 million in prize money, including a $1 million bounty for the victor . The biggest change in 2019 will be the move to a single trade deadline , which will be on July 31.
Chiefs release Berry as free agency begins
By releasing Berry, the Chiefs don't have to pay him an additional $7.25 million that would have become guaranteed by Friday. The 30-year-old tore his ACL in the 2011 season opener only to have a bout with lymphoma that cut his 2014 campaign short.
Chelsea fear injuries on Dynamo Kiev's horror pitch
But Chelsea may find tonight's game tougher due to the playing conditions at the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex. Chelsea go into the game with a 3-0 lead from the first leg and are 90 minutes from reaching the quarter-finals.