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I Remember When Michael Jackson Was Black

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    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 13-15, M 1 Response Apr 17

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    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

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    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

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    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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    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

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    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

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    WAY, Way, Way Back When

    BUT I WAS GLAD THAT HE SWITCHED SIDES CAUSE HE WAS STARTING TO GIVE US A BAD NAME.
    fukkboii fukkboii 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 12, 2009

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    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

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    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

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    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

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    Related Experiences

    Need some new questions in explore! Lots of repetition!
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Sep 6

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    Michael Jackson is my favourite music writer I listen to his music over and over again all day
    kristi9852 kristi9852 13-15, T Aug 29

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    I think the song "earth song" by Michael Jackson is so powerful and moving
    sempiternalHell sempiternalHell 13-15, F Sep 1

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    I remember when caps on bottled soft drinks and beer used cork on the inside of cap to make an air tight seal. I remember when children would pay games that also taught hand-eye...
    Jones47 Jones47 61-65, M Sep 1

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    I'm back people omg it's been wayyyy to long. Tell me something you remember I remember when me and my friend mark egged his nabbers car 😂 to be fare there son egged his.
    janerosetta janerosetta 16-17, F a week ago

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    I remember a few years back. I went to work in one of those places where patients had been discharged but had no where to go. Elderly people. It was like a residential home. There...
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    It was 5 years ago, when I was 13. During the day, I was creeping around my parents room, and I opened my step moms dresser. In it, I found a bunch of thongs. I heard of them, but...
    yushk yushk 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 10

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    Very Clearly It used to rain practically all winter & all spring. Then it would stop for the summer & fall & begin again. I remember that up until a couple years ago, it used...
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    So it was a regular morning but from the night before my discharge turned brown so I had my speculations and the next morning i got my period .I told my mom and she rushed to get...
    kittycat221 kittycat221 13-15 Sep 3

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    Seems like an eternity ago
    kauaiboy76 kauaiboy76 36-40, M 1 Response Sep 9

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    all these pictures where taken
    Angel2345 Angel2345 13-15, F Aug 27

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    I remember I was accused of being a stalker while in (10thGrd) high school. I got confronted by a group of girls saying i was stalking their friend and that they were going to the...
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    Lord, Lord, Why did you make me black?Why did you make me someone the world wants to hold back? Black is the colour of dirty clothes; the colour of grimy hands and feet. Black...
    freezywater freezywater 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I don't remember how old I was exactly but I remember Afrand vividly. Her name meant Bright or Illuminating and she was both. She was one of many girls working and living in the...
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    (When I tell my life stories, I will try to do so detached; so that no emotional biases will direct my writing. I do this so I can help others who might be reading this. And I...
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    I thought that I was alone in the building and decided it was a good time to try on some new knee boots with a black bra, cami, panties, and nylons. I had accidentally trigger the...
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    It really bothers me how black men can date white/Hispanic/Asian women but when it's a black women she's bitter or bougie or some other negative adjective. Sometimes I just hate...
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    Yes, I am Black Woman BUT I hate it when people who like black girls always say things like " I love their big ***** or curves" or " they are so sexy" I do like the fact there...
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    So there I was, on the sofa watching Tv while eating a sandwich when I perceive a black dot moving on the sofa, getting each time closer to me. I focused my attention to it so I...
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    Before I told I went to my grandmas and grandfathers house every other weekend. My grandfather molested me for years. I don't remember when it started but I know it had been...
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    I was put up for adoption when I was born. I'm from china and I want to know more about my birth family. I don't remember much since I was a baby. how can I do this
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    I remember when I would go on my ps3 and my man was on I would get excited.
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    Alright, this is an incredibly long and pointless rant, but I haven't posted anything here in ages, so here we go. If somebody tries to touch me, I will punch them in the...
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    I don't dare compare, or say I understand anyone else's issues. I try the best I can, I'll listen, I'll empathize, but I'll never know what you went through. I was bullied. In and...
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