Open Letter to Wade Robson: No, I Don’t Hate You.

If you believe that someone like me hates you, you have a poor grasp of what "hate" is. Hate is the opposite of love. Hate requires the same willingness to release as much as emotion and care as love does. And I suppose that it's quite true for a number of fans and the response … Continue reading Open Letter to Wade Robson: No, I Don’t Hate You.

Vocal Analysis Report: Michael Jackson Was An Objectively Superior Vocalist, Didn’t Sing on the Cascio Tracks

My weekday alarms start going off around 5:30. I'm a morning person and usually love it, eager to be up before them and turn them off one by one as the morning progresses, like a static to-do list that never expires. Yet I'm diurnal; it's less about the literal hour and more about the rise … Continue reading Vocal Analysis Report: Michael Jackson Was An Objectively Superior Vocalist, Didn’t Sing on the Cascio Tracks

For Michael Jackson’s 60th Birthday, California Court of Appeals Gifted Sony the Freedom of Lack of Accountability

Reminder: I am not authorized to speak on the plaintiff’s behalf. You may contact her lawyer with questions. I am willing to speak on my personal experience and views regarding the case, but I cannot confirm or deny any private legal matters. You may quote my tweets at @reidunsaxerud or this essay with attribution. Please direct any … Continue reading For Michael Jackson’s 60th Birthday, California Court of Appeals Gifted Sony the Freedom of Lack of Accountability

It’s Not Betrayal If We Never Trusted You: What Sony Gets Wrong

So, it looks as though the news caught wind of the story. I am not authorized to speak on the plaintiff's behalf. You may contact her lawyer with questions. I am willing to speak on my personal experience and views regarding the case, but I cannot confirm or deny any private legal matters. You may quote … Continue reading It’s Not Betrayal If We Never Trusted You: What Sony Gets Wrong