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Live Discussion: Paul Farhi talked about the Jackson memorial and all things pop culture.

Blanket Coverage

Lisa de Moraes says the Michael Jackson Memorial Orgy of Excess has arrived.

Dividing Neverland

Jackson family seeks delay in naming will executor.

Perils of a Prodigy

Eugene Robinson laments that many should be held accountable for Jackson's descent.

The Man in the Mirror

Courtland Malloy writes that Jackson's focus on his features triggered problems.

A Gap Unbridged

One generation remembers him as a pop icon; the younger generation, a celebrity oddity.

Breaking Barriers

Long before "Thriller," the pop star was changing American culture.


A Career Encapsulated
Post Rock's David Malitz narrates a look at Michael Jackson's music.
Mourning the Loss
Family, friends and fans around the world react to the death of music icon Michael Jackson.
The King of Pop
Images from the life of Michael Jackson, who died at the age of 50.


Graceland Mourns MJ
Elvis Presley fans talk about their admiration for Michael Jackson.
Tribute Band Thrills
The scene as fans flock to D.C.'s 9:30 Club to see a Jackson tribute band.
'Off the Wall' Moves
The moves and steps of Jackson are replicated across the globe as fans celebrate his life.
One Legend on Another
Motown founder Berry Gordy, Jr. reacts to the passing of his finest protege.
Reaction to the Death of a Pop Legend
Fans react to the news at Edges Barbershop in the U Street neighborhood of Washington, D.C.


Transcript: On the Ceremony
Sharon Waxman, founder and editor of, discussed the Michael Jackson memorial.
Transcript: The Passing of Stars
Style's Paul Farhi talked about last week's celebrity deaths.
Transcript: Musical History's David Nathan put Jackson's accomplishments into context.
Transcript: His Life and Times
Washington Post staff writer Hank Stuever discussed Jackson's legacy.

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