Janet Jackson - James Debarge: 'Michael Janet Jackson Saved My Life'

Janet Jackson's ex-husband James Debarge has credited his former brother-in-law Michael Jackson with saving him from suicide.
The DeBarge singer reveals he once considered jumping to his death from the roof of the King of Pop's home - but calm Jackson talked him down.
Appearing on U.S. TV show Dr. Drew's Lifechangers, the R&B star recalls, "I was going to jump and everyone was losing it... He was the only one not freaking out!
"He seemed to be familiar with my pain... He knew I needed someone to talk to, so he was that ear. We just talked all night and I forgot that I was even on the roof and that I was going to jump."


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Michael Jackson truly was an amazing person!!! For sure, he is in Heaven - in peace.
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That's our Michael always the voice of reason. No one will ever convince me he took his life. He loved his children and his mom to much to do that..Oh and he adored his fans.I hope the HOAX is true and he is a live enjoying it for once
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He directly saved a few other people too. A 4 year old boy that need a liver transplant and a 13 year old girl, I don't remember what her issue was, but it was medical. He would have saved 15 year old Ryan White from aids had there been anyway to do so back in 1990. There are probably others but those are the only ones I heard about that he interacted with directly.
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OMG! A media report about Michael that doesn't focus on drug addiction and pedophilia?? How can that be? A human Michael Jackson? If you listen to the media, there was no such creature. I'm surprised "Dr" Drew didn't cut that segment from the show. Michael saved 1000s of people all over the planet with $100s of millions that he donated to orphanages, hospitals, burn units, individual sick children, families and on and on. This story about de Barge shows what a sensitive, empathic, caring person Michael was. What a travesty that so many were hooked into believing the worst about him...
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Typical of Michael, he had a good heart.
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