I’m celebrating Michael Jackson’s birthday by sharing with you some of the fun stuff in my Michael Jackson collection.
The youth of today hear music via inferior-sounding MP3s. When I was a kid, we cut records out of the back of cereal boxes. I miss the warm sound cardboard provides.
Rub ’em here! Rub ’em there! Rub ’em EVERYWHERE! Ages 3 and Up
I should have wiped the shmutz off of this promotional paperweight before I took the picture. Oh well.
Trading cards are not for trading. They are for hoarding.
Promoting their sponsorship of The Jacksons’ Victory tour, Pepsi issued cans of the soft drink that came with the brothers’ autographs and a dismembered hand.
kid grown man doesn’t love pop-ups?
This duffle bag comforts me as only having Michael Jackson’s eyes staring at me while in a strange hotel room can.
No recuerdo nada de este.
kid grown man doesn’t love these slidey puzzle games?
Promotional-only remixes on vinyl, not cardboard
Michael’s cover of the classic “Smile” (not the Lily Allen song, but the one that goes “Smile though your heart is breaking”) was not released as a single, though it was pressed bearing this cover. Why is Michael dressed like Hitler?
The best part of my Michael Jackson collection is the music. Here are twenty of my favorites:
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