I Remember When Michael Jackson Was Black

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 120 People

    I Was Very, Very Young, Mind You

    But I do remember. Barely. Old footage and videos has helped keep those memories alive but mostly they've faded long ago. When his skin tone started changing and everyone was talking about it I was annoyed at how people could penalize him for a disorder. He'd probably have been...
    AngelaDark AngelaDark
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 23, 2007

    And In the Winter of '73-'74, ...

    ...I said to my Puerto Rican friend Gilbert as he drove toward New York City in his flat black Pontiac GTO with no reverse gear that we should go to a cuchifritos restaurant - he knew my love for pastelles y morcilla y arroz con pollo. I told Gilbert, whose English wasn't the...
    eleanorssong eleanorssong
    56-60, F
    Nov 25, 2011

    I Remember Him In All His Bellpepper Nose Glory

    I used to be so in love with this man , he could bring me to tears with longing for him and my dreams were always in true colors of our life and how it was gonna pan out in our future..............................but, he grew up to be an old pervert  and I PERSONALLY DON'T...
    presleysshadow presleysshadow
    41-45, F
    6 Responses Feb 8, 2009

    You guys are ignorant idiots.

    Michael was black and always have been. You are judging a man by his skin color. Most of you don't even know he had a skin disease called vitiligo. He had to bleach his skin so he didn't have ugly white blotches. He suffered from it, not just outside, but inside because many...
    Kitzami Kitzami
    16-17, M
    1 Response Apr 17, 2014

    Thriller

    Ok this is going to sound soooo bad but here we go. On Halloween, I was telling my neighbor that it just isn't halloween until you hear thriller! I also mentioned this to my husband when we were out with a couple friends. Anyhoo, I said that I am creeped out by him and not really...
    Aminik Aminik
    31-35, F
    1 Response Nov 7, 2007

    A New Beginning?.

     Now that Obama is president, will Jacko go back to being black? Gonna still need a nose though..
    paulinlv paulinlv
    51-55, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2009

    Ah, Memories.

    i remember when michael jackson was black. i also remember when he was sexy. times were so much simpler then.
    journeyfulloflaughter journeyfulloflaughter
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Nov 7, 2007

    A Bit

    I was kind of young, but I remember when he was darker - I think it was the video clip Thriller that I remember
    Ellycy Ellycy
    22-25, F
    1 Response Dec 19, 2007

    I Want You Back

    I remember the Jackson 5ive!   I remember: I Want You Back, I'll Be There, ABC, The Love You Save. Yes! Back then Michael was black! He even had a nose and was really, really cute! Maybe it was that (was it first or second?) Pepsi commercial and he caught fire (supposedly...
    silvermystics silvermystics
    51-55, F
    2 Responses May 28, 2009

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