Michael Jackson Announces "Curtain Call" Shows, Looks Weird
Michael Jackson announced today that he would give this July his last public performances -- whether his last in London, or anywhere, it was hard to tell from his brief, garbled remarks ("This is it... This is the final curtain call"). This is a brave decision because Jackson was recently seen being pushed around in a wheelchair; he was said then to have been suffering from alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency, but his appearance today suggests he was recovering from a horrible, disfiguring accident.
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