People: Feb. 17, 2003

THE KING OF POP ISN'T THRILLED

It's official: It's no longer fun to make fun of Michael Jackson. ABC's 20/20 aired a two-hour British documentary about Jackson last week depicting a bored, isolated neurotic who feeds his baby through a veil and who looks like a skull with a 5 o'clock shadow. It's enough to make you feel sorry for the guy, if it's possible to feel sorry for a zillionaire pop star who admits to having "slept in a bed" with minors. Jackson has filed a complaint with Britain's Broadcasting Standards Commission saying the film implies he is "guilty of...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!