A rabbi walks into St. Peter's Square, meets the pope, and tells the Holy Father that one way to defuse the sex abuse scandal plaguing the church is for the Vatican to begin promoting a secular version of Shabbat dinner, the traditional Jewish Friday meal.
Michael Jackson feared his father so much he would faint or vomit sometimes when his father entered the room -- even when the pop singer was an adult, according to a book written by a former Jackson confidant.
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The Orthodox rabbi who was once one of Michael Jackson's closest spiritual advisers told CNN Thursday that he worries the pop star's life is rapidly deteriorating and could be "cut short" like Elvis Presley or Janis Joplin.