1995 – Michael Jackson releases a statement saying, “I will no longer stand by and watch reckless members of the media try to destroy my reputation.” The statement was prompted by unsubstantiated rumors of a video depicting Jackson fooling around with a young boy.
1964 – Mick Jagger is fined approximately $18 for reckless driving in England. His lawyer spins the following defense for him “The Duke of Marlborough had much longer hair than my client and he won some famous battles. He powdered his, too, because of the fleas. My client has no fleas. The Emperor Caesar Augustus […]