Michael Jackson’s movie “This Is It” made an outstanding $14 million over the weekend and finished in second place. It’s quite an achievement. The worldwide total is upwards of $128 million.
Meantime, Michael’s sketchy dermatologist and personal Dr. Feel-something, Dr. Arnold Klein, gave TMZ a 90-minute video interview that’s the equivalent of verbal diarrhea. It’s full of Klein self-contradicting and lying as he blabs and blabs and blabs nearly uninterrupted by Harvey Levin, who didn’t even bother to get dressed up for this meeting of minds.
Klein right off the bat impeaches himself when announces at 22:08 (I watched this whole piece of junk for you, dear readers) that “we didn’t see him in May or June.”
However, Dr. Klein just sued Michael’s estate for $48,000 for treatments from mid-March until June 22, 2009. Jackson was in Klein’s office almost every other day and received 51 injections of Demerol. So what is Klein talking about? He doesn’t know, but he just keeps on talking. Later he tells Levin that Jackson was in his office about five days before he died. “When did he die?” Klein asks in the middle of his rapid spewing. He doesn’t remember that Jackson died on June 25, which seems pretty strange. You’d think that date would be so etched in his head.
Klein is a rat of the first order. He calls the late Johnnie Cochran “greedy,” says the famous attorney had a face-lift and maligns Katherine and Janet Jackson, among others. There isn’t a secret he doesn’t want to tell, or a person he doesn’t want to gossip about. He’s got an opinion about everything. Frankly, Klein seems unusually revved up. Levin should have given him a blood test before the cameras started rolling.
Levin suggests after an hour or so that he’ll ask one more question and “we’ll call it.” Klein responds: “You don’t have to call it; I could go on for hours.”
P.S. Just after 73:00 Klein gives this reporter an ignominious shout out. I have no idea what he’s talking about.