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New details are coming to light about Michael Jackson's behavior as he prepped for his 2009 comeback tour. According to 250 pages worth of confidential emails obtained by the Los Angeles Times, the financiers of the King of Pop's "This Is It" concerts, Anschutz Entertainment Group (Aeg), were deeply concerned about Jackson's stability, with execs referring to him as "self loathing" and "lazy," among other things. "Mj is locked in his room drunk and despondent," Aeg's Randy Phillips said in an email to his boss Aeg President Tim Leiweke during that time. "I [am] trying to sober him up."  "Are you kidding me?" Leiweke fired »

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