Czechs oppose plans for Michael Jackson statue

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    Jun 29, 2010 4:19 PM GMT
    "PRAGUE -- Thousands of Czechs are protesting plans to place a Michael Jackson statue in Prague.

    A group of fans plans to erect a 6-foot column with a bronze bust of the King of Pop in Letna Park, where Jackson held a concert in 1996. They want to unveil it Aug. 29 to mark Jackson's 52nd birthday.

    City authorities have approved the project.

    By Tuesday, more than 2,000 people had joined a Facebook protest claiming it makes no sense to put the statue in the park because Jackson had no connection with the Czech Republic. ... "


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    Jun 29, 2010 7:47 PM GMT
    Yeah I agree with them. WTF is MJ doing in Prog? I'm sure Michael Jackson had WAY MORE influence in many other countries. And there should be a statue of him in the U.S. Why isn't there one?