26 June 2009


So it turns out that Michael Jackson, like Socrates, was mortal. But I don't know why his death should have taken anyone by surprise. Mr. Jackson himself obviously found it to be his teleological end, and prepared himself (and the world) by spending the past twenty years looking ever more like a corpse.

Joan Collins' corpse, to be exact.

1 comment:

Mama Mia said...

What gets me is that yesterday on Google news there were 21,000 links to stories about his memorial service and only 7,000 about the 'ethnic violence' in Xinjiang and the G8. Hm..