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A Michael Jackson Joke Already!


My, things happen so quickly around here! The moratorium on wisecracks about Michael Jackson‘s passing has already ended, and it’s all thanks to Joan Rivers, the veteran comic who did a Gay Pride Week show at the Gramercy Theatre last night. She even cleverly managed to get a dig in at Cher in the process.

Said Joan (as the crowd laughed, but felt a tad guilty about it): “Cher called me. She’s happy that Michael died. Now her boyfriends can go to the playground unescorted!”